Welcome to the Plumpton College website

Short Courses for Farmers etc
for Farmers & Foresters
for Rural Businesses

The College specialises in providing a wide range of land-based courses in partnership with schools, for those in further education and for those in higher education. The College degree courses are provided in association with the University of Brighton.

The College’s main site is at Plumpton with out-centres at Netherfield (near Battle), Robertsbridge, Flimwell, Stanmer Park, Brighton and Snowdonia, North Wales.

The range of courses cover all land-based provision including Agriculture, Horticulture, Floristry, Greenkeeping, Hard Landscaping, Equine, Agricultural and Horticultural Machinery, Metalsmithing, Animal Care and Veterinary Nursing, Countryside Management, Forestry and Arboriculture, Sports (Outdoor Adventurous Education), Wine and Viticulture, and Rural Business Management.

We have reduced the price of bus tickets by 50% in term 3 for the 2015/16 academic year. Please click here for details.

We are still accepting applications for Higher Education and Further Education courses and Apprenticeships.
For part-time courses ask for our new part-time prospectus
Just contact us for details


We will not be running a full bus service for Enrolment Week (7 September 2015). However a Bus/minibus will run from Lewes High Street (outside the British Heart Foundation Shop) at 8:30 am and 12:30 pm and returning to Lewes High Street at 12:30 pm, 1:15pm and 5:15 pm.

From Monday 14 September 2015 The Plumpton College Bus Timetable network will be running. The Bus Timetable can be found on this website.

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