Hartpury College is an outstanding provider of equine care, animal science, agricultural and land management courses, sports science, food technology and related courses. We pride ourselves on our portfolio of programmes which provides you with the best choices and the qualifications you need to realise your full potential.

We place great emphasis on the quality of our teaching, with qualified and experienced staff. The investment in our campus gives you access to innovative and modern equipment, facilities, and buildings. This investment gives us great satisfaction that we are providing you with the necessary skills to find employment in an increasingly competitive working environment.

We provide our students with the ability to study to a very high standard, and the opportunity to develop and gain life skills. Our aim is to enhance your communication skills, giving you confidence and enabling you to compete when entering the world of work.

We welcome all students to become part of the Hartpury family, building on our reputation as a local, regional, national and international provider of high-quality training and education.

Mission

Hartpury College is committed to making available relevant, effective, high-quality education and training for land-based, sport and allied industries, locally, regionally, nationally and internationally; to increase participation in learning and skills transfer; to ensure accessibility of all college services and to ensure the viability of the college and its programmes.

Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

BA

Hartpury College, University of West England

The UK horse industry’s gross output is worth approximately £4 billion per year, attracts around 4.3 million riders, and directly or indirectly employs up to a quarter of ... [+]

BA Equine Business Management

The UK horse industry’s gross output is worth approximately £4 billion per year, attracts around 4.3 million riders, and directly or indirectly employs up to a quarter of a million people. The Equine Business Management programme aims to produce graduates capable of involvement within this highly diverse and thriving industry.

Studying at Hartpury

This programme provides the opportunity to combine pure business modules, developed by the Bristol Business School, with equine business and equine science modules. You will study core business and equine modules and then select optional subjects, enabling you to tailor your degree to suit your needs and interests. Subjects as diverse as Equine Behaviour and Psychology, Estate and Facility Management, Breeding, Nutrition, Therapy and Equitation are also available to study within the programme.... [-]

United Kingdom Gloucester
August 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Campus
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Hartpury College, University of West England

It is anticipated that the 2012 Olympic Games and the Olympic legacy will further mobilise the UK’s enthusiasm for sport, and have the potential to significantly increase ... [+]

BA Sports Business Management

It is anticipated that the 2012 Olympic Games and the Olympic legacy will further mobilise the UK’s enthusiasm for sports, and have the potential to significantly increase participation at all levels and the medal success of our elite athletes. The aim of these programmes is to embrace this enthusiasm and produce effective and efficient sports managers to work as operational managers within the sports industry.

Studying at Hartpury

Students will undertake a mix of academic and industry-focused learning comprising a core knowledge base of business management. This is complemented by applied competencies in a range of sporting disciplines which meet the needs business professionals within the sports industry.... [-]

United Kingdom Gloucester
August 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Campus
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BSc

Hartpury College, University of West England

The BSc (Hons) Equine Science is the longest running degree course at Hartpury College and its success has been largely due to the broad range of subjects offered within ... [+]

BSc Equine Science

“Tailor your subject choices to meet your career aspirations”

The BSc (Hons) Equine Science is the longest running degree course at Hartpury College and its success has been largely due to the broad range of subjects offered within the degree. As well as core topics such as anatomy and physiology and animal health, the wide range of optional subject areas allows you to tailor your degree to your career interests or subject strengths. Optional modules available to you include comparative subjects, such as animal genetics or animal microbiology, applied subjects, such as equine behaviour, stud management or equine therapy and advanced research based topics such as sports medicine and equine biomechanics.... [-]

United Kingdom Gloucester
August 2020
English
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
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Hartpury College, University of West England

The UK action plan for coaching 2006-2016 provides a focus for making the UK’s coaching system the envy of the world. ... [+]

BSc Sports Coaching

Named awards

BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching (Sports Conditioning) BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching (Performance Analysis) BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching (Sports Therapy) BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching (Physical Activity)

The UK action plan for coaching 2006-2016 provides a focus for making the UK’s coaching system the envy of the world. These programmes aim to support this upgrading of the coach education process by developing the skills and understanding required of a professional sports coach while allowing for specialisation in a choice of disciplines to further contextualise the course content according to students’ strengths and interests.... [-]

United Kingdom Gloucester
August 2020
English
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Campus
Read more in English