Welcome to Brackenhurst — a huge countryside estate that includes a working farm, state-of-the-art teaching facilities, an equestrian centre, and some of the best animal and land-based learning resources in the UK. We’ll make sure that your college experience is fun, supportive, and very hands-on!
College courses at Brackenhurst
Study your college course at a university. Brackenhurst is set in stunning countryside just a bus ride away from Nottingham city centre.
We are part of Nottingham Trent University and offer college-level courses alongside our degree courses. If you’re looking to study an animal, land or science-based subject, you’ll find it here. We're a leading provider of Level 2, Level 3 and Access to Higher Education courses.
We offer fully subsidised bus services for students studying college-level courses, from Nottingham, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Mansfield, Bingham and Newark.
Brackenhurst is easy to get to. We're just 14 miles from Nottingham city centre, next to the town of Southwell.