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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.


Do you want to inspire the next generation? Click here for more information on our upcoming careers event. 

Plumpton College is proud to announce gaining 'Outstanding in all areas' following our recent Ofsted residential inspection. 
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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
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Free Experience Courses
24th to 25th October, 09:00 - 17:00 at

Information Morning
5th November, 09:00 - 12:30 at

19th November, 09:00 - 17:00 at Plumpton College

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