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.


16 Courses

Agriculture students at Riseholme College are introduced to commercial farming practice from day one.

Animal Management

16 Courses

Study in either of the College's purpose built animal management facilities and get up close and personal with a wide variety of species.


5 Courses

The well-equipped engineering workshops at Riseholme College include specialist areas for welding and fabrication, machine tools and small engines.


5 Courses

The College's Equine Centre includes two American style barns, a DIY yard for students, three schools and a demonstration hall.


8 Courses

The UK food supply chain involves some of the country’s best-known brands and businesses.

Foundation Studies

2 Courses

Here at Riseholme College, we are committed to ensuring students’ confidence and skills are developed to their full potential and there is a strong focus on embedding Functional Skills in our vocational programmes.

Health and Social Care and Childcare

6 Courses

Our care courses provide a perfect springboard into employment, developing your knowledge, skills and employability and enabling you pursue one of the dozens of careers in early years practice or health and social care.  


4 Courses

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


2 Courses

Riseholme College will introduce you to the fifth largest industry in the UK, supporting around three million jobs and more than 200,000 small and medium-sized enterprises.