AWE Member

Lewes, East Sussex


UK (excl N Ireland)


01273 890454


01273 890071


Available for

Corporate events, Club/Society tastings, Private tastings, WSET courses, Wine courses, Trade/Sommelier training, Public/trade wine shows, Wine tours

Other wine work

Wine research


Wine Business, Vine Growing, Wine Making, English Sparkling Wines, Wine Tourism, WSET Diploma


BA (Hons) International Wine Business

FdA Wine Business

BSc (Hons) Viticulture & Oenology

FdSc Wine Production

MSc Viticulture & Oenology

WSET levels 2, 3 & 4 (Diploma)

Principles of Vinegrowing, Winemaking, Sparkling Wine and Wine Business

Company Name

Plumpton College

Other Websites,


Plumpton College is Britain’s Centre of Excellence in wine education, training and research.

It is the only Higher Education Institution to offer undergraduate degrees in Wine Business and Production in English in Europe.  Short courses include intensive courses in wine production for smaller growers and vineyard employees, WSET courses.

Plumpton has nice acres of vines and a purpose-built Wine Centre; which incorporates teaching facilities, laboratories, a commercial winery and a wine sensory evaluation room. The UK Wine Research Centre has recently been developed onsite to support post-graduate and research activities and establish an international reputation in these fields.

Staff teaching wine-related subjects who are involved with the corporate membership of the AWE are:

Sam Linter: Director of Wine

Email: [email protected]

Akshay Baboo: BSc Wine Production Program Manager

Email: [email protected]

Deepika Koushik: Winemaker and Instructor

Email: [email protected]

Tom Newham: Vineyard Instructor

Email: [email protected]

Nick Hutchison

Email: [email protected]

Rebecca Apley

Email: [email protected]

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