University Centre Bishop Burton

Bishop Burton, Beverley

  • Location: Town, Rural

About us

University Centre Bishop Burton (UCBB) provides specialist, technical education to ensure that you succeed within your chosen career.

UCBB started life offering agricultural education in 1954. Since then, it has grown to include a wider range of specialist land-based subjects, including Animal Sciences and Equine, plus complementary subjects such as Sport and Floristry.

Each of our programmes taps into the wonderful resources that our land offers us, as well as utilising outstanding purpose-built facilities like our Centre for Precision Agriculture and our Centre for Sport and Exercise Science.

It's all about you at UCBB

Become the best version of yourself, with specialist courses and outstanding support.

What makes us different

With 890 hectares of specialist facilities, our campus is home to outstanding facilities, including a dedicated University Centre and cafe/bar.

Finding the right place to study for your degree is about more than just the programme and facilities though; it’s important to find a community where you can thrive. We provide outstanding student support to make sure you have everything you need to grow.

You will benefit from:

  • Small group sizes
  • Experienced, supportive and motivated staff
  • Qualified life coaches, who can help you to unlock your true potential
  • Access to 1-2-1 study support
  • Careers guidance

"UCBB is so specific and individual. The small group sizes make it so much better for learning... the equipment and everything UCBB has to offer is just fantastic."

BSc (Hons) in Equine Science

Course locations

Bishop Burton

York Rd, Bishop Burton, Beverley, HU17 8QG


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