Agricultural Engineering at Easton College
If you've got a passion for working with large scale machinery and looking for a way to develop your skills using the latest technology to become a mechanical engineer, our agricultural engineering courses could be for you!
Start your journey to a career as a specialist engineer working with some of the ultimate commercial machinery in the farming, agribusiness and agriculture industry with our agricultural engineering courses for school leavers. Apply for September 2021 today.
Outstanding specialist facilities
Our campus is home to some of the best facilities in the region. Over £5m has been invested in recent years to provide students with access to an outstanding learning environment.
As an agricultural engineering student, you will have access to our fleet of tractors and farm machinery to gain real experiences of working as an engineer in the agriculture industry. You will also have access to specialist agricultural engineering workshop spaces for activities such as welding and technology work.
Learn from industry experts
You will learn from our industry expert staff who have many years experience working in the fast-paced world of modern farming and are passionate about passing on their knowledge and skills to you.
Our staff will ensure you hone your mechanical, mathematical and practical skills and help you build relationships with employers in the industry to prepare you for agricultural engineering technology jobs.
Fantastic future career opportunities
Studying agricultural engineering gives you access to some exciting employment opportunities in the £14 billion UK Agri-tech industry.
Our courses are designed to provide you with the skills and real work experiences you need to start your journey to an exciting career as a:
- Agricultural Engineer (£25-40k per year)
- Agricultural Engineering Technician (£25-38k per year)
- and many more.
A Student Experience Like No Other
Easton College provides you with a student experience like no other. From fantastic tutor support, to real-life working environments to hone your craft, you will find the perfect environment to meet like minded people and make friendships to last a lifetime.
Our College has a relaxing and fun environment where you will be treated like an adult and have lots of opportunities to grow and develop your skills outside of your studies. You will have the freedom to express yourself, represent the student voice and take part in clubs and societies.
About Easton College
Easton College is now part of City College Norwich, a leading provider of education for 16-18 year olds and adults in Norfolk.
We offer courses from Entry to Degree Level in a wide range of subjects from Agriculture, Animal Studies and Equine to Construction, Public Services and Sport.
You will learn using specialist state-of-the-art facilities in our stunning 200-hectare campus. Working with employers to gain real experience of work, you will be provided with the qualifications and technical skills needed for your future career.
At our College you will be challenged, but at the same time, provided with the support you need to succeed.