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Nottingham Trent University

Brackenhurst is a leading provider of college-level courses (Level 2, 3 and Access to Higher Education). We offer the following courses:

Level 2 courses
Animal Care, Diploma

Level 3 courses
Agriculture, Extended Diploma
Animal Management, Extended Diploma
Applied Science, Extended Diploma
Horse Management, Extended Diploma
Horticulture, Extended Diploma / Diploma
Wildlife Conservation, Extended Diploma

Access to Higher Education courses
Access to Higher Education (Animal Science), Diploma

Based 14 miles outside of Nottingham, Brackenhurst is a dedicated 200-hectare farm and woodland estate, which provides the perfect outdoor classroom.

Our facilities include an impressive animal unit housing over 200 animals, an Equestrian Centre including international size indoor and outdoor riding arenas and a suite of state-of-the-art glasshouses and polytunnels. We also have four unique laboratories dedicated to analysis and research.

Having offered specialist courses within the land-based industry for more than 50 years, our tutors have lots of expert experience. Our courses are hands-on, give you loads of practical experience and have great links with employers and support with progression on to our degree courses.

As one of Nottingham Trent University’s four campuses, Brackenhurst also offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in animal, equine and environmental sciences.
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Where to find us

Nottingham Trent University


Nottingham Trent University,
50 Shakespeare St,
Nottingham NG1 4FQ


+44 1159 418418

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