Bishop Burton College is renowned as having one of the finest equine centres in the country. As a Centre of Vocational Excellence in Equine, students travel from across the UK and beyond to benefit from our world-class facilities and expert tutors.

All students benefit from practical yard duties and are able to gain invaluable experience at the regional, national and international equestrian events the College hosts.

Bishop Burton's facilities and equestrian expertise are of such a high standard the College has been chosen as the host venue for the FEI Pony European Championships.

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Students can bring their own horse(s) to College, whether they are studying for an Equine course or not. Students may take an active role in the day-to-day routine care of the horses, giving them that all important industry experience. Students are also encouraged on all courses working towards BHS examinations to provide an additional vocational qualification.

Come and join us so you can:

  • Make use of the extensive equestrian facilities
  • Opportunity to see a number of top professionals in the industry from the Whittikers to Nicola Wilson
  • Make a real difference to animal welfare
  • Enjoy a variety of work experience as you improve your skills practically and academically so you are ready for your next step no matter what level you are studying.