AgriFood Training Partnership - Providing specialist training across the entire agrifood supply chain

The AFTP is the leading high-level training provider for the agrifood sector. As a partnership between six leading UK universities, the AFTP is the bridge between industry and academia – translating cutting edge academic research into applied industry expertise. Read more...


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When I go out to meet growers, my training has helped me to ask the right questions and have much better discussions with my suppliers.

Hella Lipper, Technical Manager - Waitrose

AFTP Conference 2018

The 2018 AFTP conference will be held on 3rd July at Burlington House, London. The conference offers a timely look at the UK Industrial Strategy and Environment Plan and developments in the agrifood sector.

The conference will address the strategy’s ‘four grand challenges’ from an agrifood perspective: AI and Data Economy, Future of Mobility, Clean Growth and the Aging Society. There will be several opportunities for questions and answers with industry and policy leaders, and those driving innovation in agrifood.


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Our Qualifications

Our qualification portfolio has been designed to offer the maximum amount of flexibility to industry professionals looking to develop their skills, through options such as distance and blended learning, and the capacity to ‘build’ degrees over time.

The AFTP offers PGCert, PGDip, MSc, MRes and PhD qualifications which participants can study on a part-time basis while remaining in full-time employment.

We appreciate the busy professional and personal lives of those taking training with us, and have developed our programmes of study to work around your commitments at every stage. Read more...