Local Education

Upleadon Mushroom Farm provides student accomodation for students attending:

Hartpury University

Hartpury University courses include agriculture, animal, equine, sport and veterinary nursing.

They offer Foundation and Honours degrees and postgraduate study in our specialist areas of equine, sport, animal and agriculture.

Hartpury University and College operate a large sports programme at both university and U18 level. There are academies in rugby union, football, netball, golf, modern pentathlon and rowing. The college consistently ranks amongst the country’s elite in many of those sports.

The University has extensive equine facilities including indoor and outdoor arenas, a purpose-built championship indoor arena complex, cross-country courses up to CIC level, Home Farm Stud, stabling for 230 (including over 140 boxes for student DIY livery), on-site equine therapy centre, rehabilitation centre which includes a water and high- speed treadmill and science laboratories. For more info see their site.

University of Gloucestershire

The University of Gloucestershire currently has over 11,000 full and part-time students. It has five campuses (including Francis Close Hall, The Park and Oxstalls), located in Cheltenham and Gloucester.

Amongst the courses it offers are Health and Social Care, Sports Science, Media, Art and Communications, Education, Humanities, Environmental Science, Social Science & Business. For more info see their site.

Gloucestershire College

Gloucestershire College offers a wide range of education and training programmes, including A Levels and GCSEs, vocational qualifications, work-based learning, basic skills courses, higher education, short courses for business, part-time day and evening courses and English for overseas students.

The College has three main sites in Cheltenham, Gloucester and the Royal Forest of Dean. As well as a number of satellite sites such as the Construction School in Kingsditch and Mitcheldean campus. For more info see their site.

Upleadon Mushroom Farm Bungalow ideal for students a Hartpury University, Unversity of Gloucestershire and Gloucestershire College.