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Welcome to Askham Bryan College

Thanks to our knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff, exceptional courses and great facilities, we aim to deliver the best possible grounding for a career in the land-based and outdoor related industries. We have expanded our offer in recent times to include such subject areas as Sport, Outdoor Adventure and Uniformed Public Services.

Student success is at the heart of what we do. This success comes in many forms – it may be excelling in your academic studies or gaining a job in your chosen field; whatever this success looks like, our focus is on ensuring you reach your potential and leave the College ‘work-ready’ with  the skills that industry needs. We are proud that  in our most recent care standards inspection we were judged ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. Our dedicated staff are always on hand to advise students and they ensure we continue to offer a safe and supportive environment.

At Askham Bryan you'll find we offer something for everybody across an ever expanding range of study programmes – and in some of the most stunning countryside! If you’re thinking of joining us, you really do need to come and see us for yourself. It could be the first step towards an exciting and fulfilling future.


About us

Open Event Dates for 2017/2018 are:

Information Evenings 5.00pm - 6.30pm

Centres: York, Saltaire (formerly Bradford), Middlesbrough and Scarborough

Information, advice, applications and guidance on vocational and apprenticeship pathways.

  • 10 October 2017
  • 09 January 2018
  • 13 March 2018
  • 19 June 2018  

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Saturday Open Mornings:

Centres: York, Saltaire (formerly Bradford), Middlesbrough and Scarborough

  • 11 November 2017
  • 20 January 2018
  • 28 April 2018  

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Taster Days: York Campus Only 

York Campus Only Great for anyone in Year 10 or 11 at school. You can meet staff and tour the facilities. Try out a subject area that is of interest and really get a taste of college life. Please note these are not suitable for large group school bookings as these can be arranged separately on request.  Advanced booking required.

Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

  • 25 October 2017
  • 21 February 2018
  • 11 April 2018

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Facilities available

The landscaped grounds include not only the College's two farms and horticultural unit but also woodlands, a small lake and excellent outdoor sports and leisure facilities for you to enjoy, as well as our animal unit and equestrian centre. Animal Management students also benefit from our relationship with Flamingo Land Zoo which gives our degree students the ability to complete further research and work placements.

As a residential college we provide new state of the art en-suite accommodation as well as a newly refurbished dining room and Deli Bar serving meals throughout the day.

How to apply

You can apply for courses at Askham Bryan College through UCAS Progress. Add courses to your favourites to apply to this provider.

Last updated date: 29 November 2017
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