Welcome to Harper Adams

Harper Adams University is the UK's largest centre of higher education for rural, land, animal and food-based studies. We are renowned internationally for the quality of our higher education, applied research, professional short courses and conferences, and are committed to supporting the Government's vision of an environmentally sustainable rural economy

Based on an attractive, environmentally friendly rural campus in Shropshire, with a successful 500-hectare farm, we are close to Telford, Stafford and Shrewsbury, combining the best of town and country. Facilities include the Bamford Library, a dedicated Postgraduate Centre, JCB Engineering Design Centre, and a resource centre for Countryside, Environment, Leisure and Tourism. We are home to the Regional Food Academy, Crop and Environmental Research Centre, and award-winning Women in Rural Enterprise project.

We are dedicated to providing top quality, flexible, lifelong learning through our undergraduate, postgraduate, research and short professional courses. The university is also a popular venue for conferences, combining contemporary facilities with a peaceful rural environment.

Want to join us?

If you are thinking about applying to join us as a member of staff at the University take a look at our latest job vacancies. If you want to know about the education, research and enterprise opportunities we can offer to businesses and other organizations, we hope you will find plenty to interest you.