FdSc Horticulture Garden Design


Explore the life of plants on these highly vocational and practical courses. Based on understanding and interpreting the landscape around us, they explore horticultural production and growing, along with the principles of plant and soil science. Horticulture is a diverse subject area that covers plant and soil science; commercial crop production; ornamental flower and plant growing; landscape and garden design; and green-space management.

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  • You will have the opportunity to become proficient in surveying a site for development, and plotting data both by hand and using AutoCAD (Computer Aided Design). Guest speakers will also hold workshops and activities to showcase the career opportunities available to you.
  • Brackenhurst campus is home to an entrepreneurial cut-flower business called the Flower Pod, run by the Southwell Care Project and supported by student and staff volunteers.
  • 100% student satisfaction for FdSc Horticulture (FT) (National Student Survey, 2022).
  • We're in the top 15 in the UK for Agriculture and Forestry courses (The Guardian University Guide 2023; Complete University Guide 2023).
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£15,600 Per Year

International student tuition fee

2 Years


Sep 2024

Start Month

Aug 2024

Application Deadline

Upcoming Intakes

  • September 2024
  • September 2025

Mode of Study

  • Full Time