University Courses

Discover our land & environment degree courses

Join a community of like-minded individuals passionate about sustainability, the future of our planet and food security. Our science-based courses are designed to give you an immersive learning experience and allow you to confidently step into the world of work, equipped with the knowledge and skills to excel. We work in partnership with leading professional bodies and institutions, opening the door to meaningful and fulfilling careers. We’d love to talk to you at our next Open Event.

Come and experience immersive teaching, where we bring theory to life. Study in the heart of the South Downs National Park, a stone’s throw from Brighton. Benefit from small class sizes and excellent campus facilities.

We have proudly partnered with the University of Greenwich who have accredited all of our degree level courses. View more information about our partnership here

Supporting your higher education journey

We’re here to help you through the transition to your university course. From advice and guidance on how to apply to getting you ready for your first day. You can apply directly through UCAS for full time higher education courses. Don’t worry if you’ve missed the deadline, contact our friendly admissions team today.

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Student Information

Student Collection Notice 2022-23

Visit our webpage about information for International Students.

Widening Participation

Our courses are designed to be taught to people from all backgrounds. We believe that our degree courses are both challenging and enjoyable, enabling social mobility and providing improved work and life opportunities.

These links set this out and provide documents detailing our Access and Participation Plan, a summary of this in plain language and a breakdown of our students’ degree results from last year.

Access and Participation Plan 20-21 to 24-25

Access and Participation Plan Summary 20-21 to 24-25

Fee Summary 2024/25

News & Updates

NEW degrees starting September 2024

Make sure to explore our new degrees beginning next September:

  • BSc (Hons) Sustainable Agriculture
  • BSc (Hons) Rural Land & Business Management
  • FdSc Sustainable Horticulture Management
  • FdSc Sustainable Land Management

Apply for a university course starting September 2024 NOW

Apply to study a university course starting September 2024, either through UCAS or directly to us.

Get your application in today and start your journey towards a future-proof, immersive career.

Campus accommodation

We’re very proud of our campus accommodation at Plumpton College. Our excellent residential facilities accommodate up to 200 students in modern comfortable rooms. Rated by Ofsted as ‘Outstanding’ across all areas, you’ll find them a fantastic place to stay.

Science graduate, sommelier, or looking to develop a business?

We are proud to be the UK’s centre of excellence in wine education, training and research, delivering degree taught in English.

Excel in the global industry of wine and study one of our many wine courses either full-time or part-time. Study the science of wine business, winemaking or wine production and launch into an exciting career with endless possibilities.

View our University Course Guide