College Listings

Colleges providing horticultural training and qualifications are listed by region.

Image: Writtle College
Image: Writtle College


For details of specific courses offered by each college, see www.growcareers.info or the
websites of the colleges listed below. For a full list of training providers approved by
land-based sector skills council Lantra, see www.lantra.co.uk.

View a PDF of the listing

East of England

Easton College Norwich
W www.easton.ac.uk
T 01603 731232

Oaklands College St Albans
W www.oaklands.ac.uk
T 01727 737700

Otley College Ipswich
W www.otleycollege.ac.uk
T 01473 784174

Shuttleworth College Biggleswade
W www.shuttleworth.ac.uk
T 01767 626222

The College of West Anglia Cambridge
W www.cwa.ac.uk
T 01223 860701

Writtle College Chelmsford
W www.writtle.ac.uk
T 01245 424200

East Midlands

Brooksby Melton College Melton Mowbray
W www.brooksbymelton.ac.uk
T 01664 855444

Derby College Ilkeston
W www.derby-college.ac.uk
T 0800 0280289

Moulton College Northampton
W www.moulton.ac.uk
T 01604 491131

Nottingham Trent University
School of Animal, Rural & Environmental Sciences
Southwell
W www.ntu.ac.uk/ares
T 01636 817099

Spalding Horticultural Training Group Lincolnshire
W www.shtg.co.uk
T 01775 710522

Greater London

Capel Manor College Enfield
W www.capel.ac.uk
T 08456 122 122

University of Greenwich School of Architecture & Construction Eltham
W www.gre.ac.uk/schools/arc
T 020 8331 9100

Kingston University School of Architecture & Landscape Architecture
Kingston upon Thames
W www.kingston.ac.uk
T 020 8547 2000

RBG Kew School of Horticulture Richmond
W www.kew.org/learn
T 020 8332 5545

Ireland (NI & RoI)

College of Agriculture, Food & Rural Enterprise Antrim
W www.cafre.ac.uk
T 028 9442 6666

Kildalton College Co Kilkenny
W www.teagasc.ie/training/
colleges/kildalton
T +353 (0)51 644400

College of Amenity Horticulture
National Botanic Gardens, Dublin
W www.teagasc.ie/botanicgardens
T +353 (0)1 8040201

North East

East Durham College Durham
W www.eastdurham.ac.uk
T 0191 3754700

Northumberland College Ponteland
W www.northumberland.ac.uk
T 01670 841200

North West

Myerscough College Preston
W www.myerscough.ac.uk
T 01995 642222

Reaseheath College Nantwich
W www.reaseheath.ac.uk
T 01270 613242

Scotland

Angus College Arbroath
W www.dundeeandangus.ac.uk
T 01241 432600

Borders College Galashiels
W www.borderscollege.ac.uk
T 08700 505152

Dundee College Dundee
W www.dundeeandangus.ac.uk
T 01382 834834

Edinburgh School of Architecture & Landscape Architecture Edinburgh
W www.esala.ac.uk
T 0131 221 6071

Glasgow Clyde College Glasgow
W www.glasgowclyde.ac.uk
T 0141 6476300

Moray College Elgin
W www.moray.ac.uk
T 01343 576000

RBG Edinburgh School of Horticulture
Edinburgh
W www.rbge.org.uk/education
T 0131 248 2937

Scotland’s Rural College, King’s Buildings Campus
Edinburgh
W www.sruc.ac.uk
T 0800 269 453

Scotland’s Rural College, Barony Campus
Dumfries
W www.sruc.ac.uk/barony
T 01387 860251

Scotland’s Rural College, Elmwood Campus
Fife
W www.sruc.ac.uk/elmwood
T 01334 658842

Scotland’s Rural College, Oatridge Campus
West Lothian
W www.oatridge.ac.uk/oatridge
T 01506 864800

South East

Abingdon & Witney College Abingdon
W www.abingdon-witney.ac.uk
T 01993 208131

BCA Maidenhead, Berkshire
W www.bca.ac.uk
T 01628 824444

Chichester College West Sussex
W www.chichester.ac.uk
T 01243 786321

Hadlow College Tonbridge
W www.hadlow.ac.uk
T 0500 551434

Institute of Groundsmanship
Milton Keynes
W www.iog.org
T 01908 312511

Guildford College Surrey
W www.merristwood.ac.uk
T 01483 884000

Plumpton College East Sussex
W www.plumpton.ac.uk
T 01273 890454

Sparsholt College Winchester
W www.sparsholt.ac.uk
T 01962 776441

RHS School of Horticulture Woking
W www.rhs.org.uk/courses
T 01483 212335

South West

Arboricultural Association
Cheltenham
W www.trees.org.uk/training-events
T 01242 522152

Bicton College Budleigh Salterton
W www.bicton.ac.uk
T 01395 562400

Bridgwater College Cannington Somerset
W www.bridgwater.ac.uk
T 01278 455464

Duchy College Cornwall
W www.duchy.ac.uk
T 01209 722100

University of Gloucestershire Cheltenham
W www.glos.ac.uk
T 01242 714551

Kingston Maurward College Dorchester
W www.kmc.ac.uk
T 01305 215000

Norton Radstock College Somerset
W www.nortcoll.ac.uk
T 01761 433161

South Bristol Skills Academy Bristol
W www.cityofbristol.ac.uk
T 0117 312 5000

Wiltshire College Lackham Chippenham
W www.wiltshire.ac.uk
T 01249 466800

Wales

Bridgend College Glamorgan
W www.bridgend.ac.uk
T 01656 302600

Coleg Sir Gar (Carmarthenshire College)
Carmarthen
W www.colegsirgar.ac.uk
T 01554 748261

Deeside College (Coleg Glannau Dyfrdwy)
Flintshire
W www.cambria.ac.uk
T 01352 841000

West Midlands

Birmingham City University School of Architecture
Birmingham
W www.bcu.ac.uk/biad
T 0121 3315110

Derwen College Oswestry
W www.derwen.ac.uk
T 01691 661234

Warwickshire College
Moreton Morrell Centre, Warwickshire
W www.warwickshire.ac.uk/default.aspx
T 01926 318319

Warwickshire College
Pershore Centre, Worcestershire
W www.warwickshire.ac.uk/default.aspx
T 01386 552443

South Staffordshire College Stafford
W www.southstaffs.ac.uk
T 01785 712209

Solihull College Solihull
W www.solihull.ac.uk
T 0121 6787000

Walford & North Shropshire College Shrewsbury
W www.wnsc.ac.uk
T 01939 262100

Yorkshire & Humber

Askham Bryan College York
W www.askham-bryan.ac.uk
T 01904 772277

Bishop Burton College Beverley
W www.bishopburton.ac.uk
T 01964 553000

Leeds Metropolitan University Leeds
W www.leedsmet.ac.uk
T 0113 8123113

Sports Turf Research Institute Bingley
W www.stri.co.uk
T 01274 565131

University of Sheffield Sheffield
W www.shef.ac.uk/landscape
T 0114 2220600

Shipley College Saltaire
W www.shipley.ac.uk
T 01274 327222


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