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We've been helping students find the right postgraduate course for over a decade.
Choosing the right postgraduate programme is a key step in developing your career prospects and building specialist knowledge in your chosen subject area.
Located in the beautiful Essex countryside, and as one of the oldest specialist institutions in the UK, Writtle University College offers Postgraduate programmes in Agriculture, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Garden Design, Post-Harvest Technology and Veterinary Physiotherapy. Our courses are designed to provide students with a real-world focus, through an advanced level of specialist knowledge and skills that will enhance your career prospects – allowing you to go on to make a real difference in their chosen fields of work.
The combination of ground-breaking research, industry-experienced staff and sector links are utilised to create courses which are current and relevant to modern global demands. With a small community feel, our postgraduate students are given extensive support in their specific study area, giving opportunities for individuals to continue their personal development, as well as gaining a formal qualification.
Our programmes include full-time and part-time taught Masters Programmes (MSc or MA) and Research Degrees (MPhil and PhD). We also have an Associate Student Postgraduate Scheme, which is a flexible mode of study for professional people seeking to update their technical knowledge and for individuals who wish to sample postgraduate education. A range of seminars and workshops are included as part of your course, covering topics in current research and also more practical matters such as writing technical report papers and preparing a thesis.
During your studies, the course team and the Student Success team are available to discuss possible career opportunities with you. A mixture of commercial visits, guest speakers and personal contacts made by your tutors will provide you with real-world insight into many facets of your chosen subject area and suggest the next steps you might take.
Writtle University Colleges offers courses in the following areas. To discuss your next step in your learning, visit us at one of our Open days and talk to our specialist staff, whilst viewing our extensive facilities.