Sapientia ex Stellas

The Academy of Astrology is an established international school with a difference


Our foundation course, starting in 2017, is suitable for total beginners and for those who know some astrology but want to fill in gaps in their knowledge or learn the basics in a structured way. Led by our experienced tutors, astrological theory will be taught alongside practical experience of reading charts. By the end of the foundation year, you will have gained the knowledge and experience required to interpret any birth chart. Find out more about our courses.


Rod Chang

Rod Chang has over 20 years' astrological experience. He studied at the Faculty of Astrological Studies in London and...Read more

Marcos Patchett

BA, BSc.

Marcos is a medical herbalist and medical and horary astrologer. He received several academic awards... Read more

Sue Merlyn Farebrother

DFAstrolS, MA

Sue has been a professional astrologer, lecturer and tutor for more than... Read more

Mandi Lockley

Mandi Lockley is a London based astrologer and author. In 2012 she authored the e-book Saturn in Scorpio: Your Guide Through the... Read more


The Academy of Astrology is an established international school with a difference.

About Academy of Astrology

Our new English language course, starting in 2017, offers online learning, including both modern and traditional methods.
Students are encouraged to put their learning into practice from the outset in weekly classes and our unique interactive supervision groups.

I recently watched a documentary about the history and development of chemistry. The content and presentation of this documentary was fascinating, and it included looking at alchemy and the efforts of the alchemists – these early ‘scientists’ - who were experimenting with all kinds of different substances to see what activities and combinations of substances caused material transformations to take place. The alchemists were looking to turn base metals to gold, and many perceived a spiritual as well as a physical purpose, or were simply attempting to become wealthy… Read more


Sue Merlyn Farebrother
Any astrologer will tell you that a horoscope can be drawn up for absolutely anything, births, deaths, weddings, funerals, natural disasters, the founding of a new company, the time the polls opened on the day of a general election, even the opening of a packet of crisps. Each of these horoscopes will have something useful and significant to say on many levels about the person or event it represents, although any serious astrologer wouldn’t waste his or her precious time and knowledge on something so inconsequential as the opening of a packet of crisps...Read more

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Mandi Lockley


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