UCR graduates are transforming the land-based industries through purposeful careers that enhance sustainability and nurture our environment. Now it’s your turn.
Join our welcoming community and share diverse ideas. Explore leading edge facilities on our stunning campus. Get to grips with the latest technology and get closer to industry with inspiring lecturers, all experts in their fields.
We care about our world and your future. Together, we’ll turn your passion into insight, innovation and success. We’ll give you valuable hands-on experience in the lecture theatre, the lab and the great outdoors. You’ll develop the deep knowledge, practical skills and confidence that employers really want.
Cultivating the pioneers of our land-based future.
It’s not just our curriculum that’s distinctive and ahead of the curve, we have a proven track record of being proudly and intentionally inclusive.
UCR is a place where students find their purpose and are nurtured through their journey.
Set in 330 hectares of farm, park and woodland, Reaseheath boasts a wealth of natural habitats, leading edge facilities and social spaces.
Home to our dairy herd and sheep flock, our farm incorporates the very latest precision technologies for sustainable agricultural practices.
We were the first educational facility to hold AA rating with the British Retail Consortium. Our Food Centre is the National Skills Academy for Food & Drink Dairy Champion.
Accredited by the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA), is home to over 250 different animal species.
Our state-of-the-art, fully automated glasshouse and vertical farm facility is the only one of its kind in the UK.
Industry indoor and outdoor arenas with competition surfaces, research laboratory and mechanical horse.
Our sports performance suite has top-of-the-range equipment. We also have a gym, fitness studio, 3G rugby pitch, high ropes, climbing wall and all-weather multi-use games area.
UCR’s dedicated kennel spaces are combined with a competition-standard training arena, complete with high-quality canine agility equipment.