Departments :: Riseholme College

Departments at Riseholme College

Pursue your passion. Browse through our departments to see which course best fits your chosen career path.

We have 8 departments covering a wide range of vocational courses to prepare you for the career you dream of.

Animal Management

19 Courses

Animal Management students at Riseholme College work with a wide range of species, including primates, meerkats and reptiles, as well as livestock from the college farm.

Business and Management

6 Courses

Business students at Riseholme College learn about entrepreneurship and enterprise, decision-making and negotiating skills, among other things.

Countryside and Environmental Studies

4 Courses

Students are well prepared for a wide range of exciting careers in the environmental and conservation sector through a combination of practical studies, work experience placements and lectures by experts in their field.


4 Courses

Engineering students at Riseholme College gain realistic, hands-on experience to prepare them for industry, including in roles such as mechanics, fitters and technicians.


8 Courses

Equine students at Riseholme College benefit from some of the finest training anywhere in the country.


6 Courses

Students develop the expertise and practical skills needed for a successful career in this growing and developing sector.


10 Courses

The courses at Riseholme College cater for both amateur gardeners and those who want a career in professional horticulture. 


3 Courses

Students study at the college's state-of-the-art Sports and Health Science Centre at the Showground Campus and benefit from expert tuition and coaching.


3 Courses

Riseholme College prepares Travel and Tourism students for a broad range of roles in this rapidly growing and exciting sector.