Innovative Learning for Ecological and Social Change

Schumacher College is an internationally renowned learning community offering ecology-centred masters, short course and horticulture programmes. 


Engage with leading-edge ideas, work with world-renowned faculty, participate in field-based interdisciplinary research, and be empowered to use tools and skills need to make meaningful and lasting change in the world. Set at the heart of the beautiful 1,200-acre campus of the historic Dartington Hall Trust in South Devon, England, our programmes encourage students to develop a deep, participatory relationship with nature and explore the opportunities afforded by the vibrant landscape and community that surrounds the College. The small-class setting and fully immersive experiential learning are a catalyst for developing practical skills and strategic thinking to help face the myriad social, ecological, economic, and challenges facing us in the coming years.