Supporting Land Based Colleges & Universities across the UK

We pride ourselves on offering our members support across a variety of land based occupational areas, ensuring they are ahead of the curve and aspiring to excellence.

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Our Vision

We’re proud to have supported Land Based Colleges & Universities for over 70 years

Our mission is to ensure that all our members will be recognised by their learners and stakeholders as providing high quality cost-effective land based (Agri-Food, Land and Animal Sciences) education, training and professional development.

They are valued by their communities and employers for their contribution to the sustainability of businesses, the well-being of society and the prosperity of rural economies.

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Our Members

Landex – ‘Land Based Colleges & Universities Aspiring to Excellence’ is a subscriber organisation with 36 member Colleges and Universities in England and 3 Members in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

To qualify for membership the provider must deliver significant volumes of education and training in land based occupational areas.

See the interactive map to learn more about our member Colleges and Universities.

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Jobs at Landex

Connecting you with the best jobs in land based education and training

Landex Jobs has been designed specifically to help those looking for a land based education career or to further an existing land based career. For candidates to search and find new opportunities, as well as register an interest to receive notifications should a vacancy become available in the future. All the jobs listed on the Landex Job site have been added by one of Landex existing College/University members.

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39 Members
53000 Students Supported
70 Years Experience
800 Courses Offered

Our Partner Organisation

NLBC was established by 30 members of Landex in 2015, and was launched by Agriculture Minister, George Eustice MP, in May 2016. It is a company limited by guarantee and a registered charity. NLBC is an employer focussed organisation, and was established to promote knowledge and skills as the focus for increasing the productivity of land based businesses. In partnership with City and Guilds, NLBC will seek to ensure that land based qualifications and courses are designed to meet the needs of both students and employers. NLBC is independent of Landex, but is currently managed from the Landex offices in Northampton.

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Established in 2013, LBL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Landex and is a company limited by guarantee. LBL provides a wide range of teaching and learning materials to support the delivery of land based courses, which are available only to subscribing members. These are available in pdf format, but an increasing number of interactive learning materials are also available to subscribing members. In addition, LBL hosts a range of open-access materials that have been developed by third parties or using grant funding.

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LBAL is a company limited by guarantee that was established in 2017 by 16 members of Landex to facilitate the provision of high quality End Point Assessment of Apprenticeships. It operates through Lantra as the approved Awarding Organisation, and is managed under contract by Landex from its offices in Northampton.



We offer a number of services to both the Landex membership and the wider Land- Based sector. Click here to see the services on offer and if you are interested in some bespoke training cater specifically to your needs please get in touch with us.

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Resource Hub

Our resource hub is full of useful documents and links to organisations working closely in the Land-Based sector. Click here to search through the resource hub and filter by specialism.

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Contact us today

If you have any questions around our membership or are interested in learning more about our services and events, please get in touch today using our contact form and a member of the Landex team will get back to you within 24 hours (Mon-Fri)

T: 01604 550109