Plumpton College


Plumpton College is a specialist land based college based in East Sussex. Set within 800 hectares of land, against the backdrop of the beautiful South Downs, students benefit from some of the best college facilities in the UK. With continual investment, we're proud to boast an array of practical and demonstration areas, perfect for every aspect of your land-based studies.

With over 13 departments including agriculture, animal management, land and environment and engineering, students can choose to study a vocational programme with us at a variety of levels. Our level 3 programmes are the equivalent to A levels and can offer progression routes to University. We also offer apprenticeship opportunities for those looking to combine hands on work with the opportunity to study alongside.

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Transport information

Our main campus in Plumpton is serviced by our own extensive bus network, covering East Sussex, West Sussex and parts of Kent and Surrey. Further information surrounding routes and prices can be found at 


Open event dates

Wednesday 7th October 2020, 4pm-7.30pm
Saturday 7th November, 10am-1pm


How to apply

Applications are made online, via our website. Just head to your department area, select your chosen course and click ‘apply’. If you live in East Sussex please make your selection through eProspectus, where your school will help with your application.

Ditchling Road


East Sussex 


01273 890454