Writtle University College and ARU have merged. Writtle’s full range of college, degree, postgraduate and short courses will still be delivered on the Writtle campus. See our guide to finding Writtle information on this site.

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Be part of the future of food and farming. Get hands-on with the latest technology and learn environmentally sustainable methods that address the challenges facing world agriculture at Writtle.

The world is facing a global food and climate crisis. Using environmentally sustainable methods, we will need to produce at least 50% more food by 2050 to feed a rapidly growing population.

Whatever your farming experience, our undergraduate, postgraduate and further education courses at Writtle will prepare you to tackle immediate and important agricultural challenges.

You'll get hands-on with the latest technology and machinery on our 138-hectare farm, livestock units and scientific laboratories, and gain vital insights and contacts with our extensive industry connections.

Undergraduate courses

Postgraduate courses

College courses