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Mission and Values

Mission, Beliefs and Values

Our mission:

Raising Aspirations, Unlocking Potential, Advancing Futures is the underpinning mission which defines the purpose of the Sparsholt College Group. 

Sparsholt College Group is committed to supporting all learners, staff, employers and wider stakeholders to be aspirational in their ambitions, to provide support throughout their unique and personalised journey with us, enabling them to make advancements in their own careers, their organisation or as a community. 








Our group and the communities we serve 

With Sparsholt College Group is connected by a shared mission, vision and set of values. 

The outstanding community tertiary college, integral to the Andover community, a key educational partner with a reputation across the region as a highly supportive and innovative place to study.

The specialist further education college, recognised locally, regionally and nationally for providing outstanding specialised further education in land and environment, sports academies and suitable technology with a strong focus on providing the sector with highly skilled, technical specialists.

The specialist university centre is a key national and international provider of vocational higher education in the applied science of animal welfare, land and the environment. UCS excels in ‘research into practice’ at Foundation, Honours and Master’s degree levels.



‘An organisation with a nationally renowned reputation for success’ 

We are committed to ensuring that every learner who chooses to study with us, at whatever level, is fully supported to realise their ambitions and be successful.  

Our learners pervade all aspects of our vision and regardless of level, type or mode of study we aim to provide an environment where they can thrive, developing their knowledge, skills and behaviours for today and for the future. 

We will deliver this vision by: