Innovation & Sustainability
As a student of the college, you will be investing in your future career by immersing yourself in a progressive and forward-thinking teaching and learning environment.
Gurteen is an independent college with a particular focus on innovation. The management team is committed to investing in the infrastructure and facilities required to keep abreast of the constant change taking place within the industry. One example of this is the decision to establish a new milking parlour. Construction is well underway, and the dairy herd has been increased from 160 to 220 cows.
The college is also involved in sustainable energy initiatives as part of a renewable energy programme. Gurteen College believes that stable, sustainable and responsible agriculture is of critical importance as the world population grows, and in advancing the UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030 Agenda. To this end, the college is committed to working across all agricultural sectors in meaningful ways that contribute to the SDGs.