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Askham Bryan College undertakes research and scholarly activities across a range of land-based themes, including; Animal Science, Ecology & Conservation, Equine Science, Farm Trials, Plant Science and Rural Business Research Unit.

The work the College undertakes concentrates on near market, applied research which is very much about addressing the land-based industries’ drivers and needs. 

The College is proud of its long tradition of undertaking relevant and practical projects that have on many levels delivered important improvements and innovations for the sector.

Our staff are skilled and accomplished, regularly contributing to scientific societies and academic publications, in the 2019.20 year our staff spoke at 20 academic conferences and published six peer review journal articles. 

Our UCAB degree students are very much included within new and ongoing research projects as part of their studies and wider learning at the College. Our research is catalogued in the annual ASK Journal

- Ask Journal 2020

We run regular conferences to support our students learning, give a platform for academics to present and discuss their work and to transfer knowledge from academic study to commercial use. For more information on our research and conferences please contact Dr Mark Hoyle:

Please click on the below Research Areas to find out more about our staff and their research.

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277