College listings

Colleges providing horticultural training and qualifications are listed by region. Colleges may offer teaching from multiple sites.

Students at Plumpton College - image: Plumpton College
Students at Plumpton College - image: Plumpton 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.

East of England
Easton College Norwich
W www.eastonotley.ac.uk
T 08000 224556

Oaklands College St Albans
W www.oaklands.ac.uk
T 01727 737000

Shuttleworth College (Bedford 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 028 0289

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

Nottingham Trent University School of Animal, Rural & Environmental
Sciences Nottingham
W www.ntu.ac.uk/ares
T 0115 941 8418

Spalding Horticultural Training Group Lincolnshire
W www.shtg.co.uk
T 01775 719046

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
T 020 8331 9000

Kingston University School of Architecture & Landscape Architecture
Kingston upon Thames
W www.kingston.ac.uk
T 020 8417 9000

RBG Kew School of Horticulture Richmond
W www.kew.org/learn
T 020 8332 5655

Ireland (NI & RoI)
College of Agriculture, Food & Rural Enterprise Antrim
W www.cafre.ac.uk

T 028 9442 6601
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)1 804 0201/202

North East
East Durham College Durham
W www.eastdurham.ac.uk
T 0191 518 8222

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

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

Newton Rigg College Penrith
W www.newtonrigg.ac.uk
T 07168 893400

Reaseheath College Nantwich
W www.reaseheath.ac.uk
T 01270 625131

Scotland
Angus College Arbroath
W www.dundeeandangus.ac.uk
T 0300 123 1010

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

Dundee College Dundee
W www.dundeeandangus.ac.uk
T 0300 123 1010

Edinburgh School of Architecture & Landscape Architecture Edinburgh
W www.eca.ed.ac.uk/architecture-landscape-architecture
T 0131 650 2306

Glasgow Clyde College Glasgow
W www.glasgowclyde.ac.uk
T 0141 272 9000

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

RBG Edinburgh School of Horticulture Edinburgh
W www.rbge.org.uk/education
T 0131 552 7171

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 658800

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

South East
Abingdon & Witney College Abingdon
W www.abingdon-witney.ac.uk
T 01235 555585

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 01732 850551

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 226500

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

Bath College Bath
W www.bathcollege.ac.uk
T 01225 312191

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 0845 6050455

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

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

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

Wiltshire College Lackham Chippenham
W www.wiltshire.ac.uk
T 01225 350035

Wales
Bridgend College Pencoed
W www.bridgend.ac.uk
T 01656 302600

Coleg Sir Gar (Carmarthenshire College) Carmarthen
W www.colegsirgar.ac.uk
T 01554 748000

Deeside College (Coleg Glannau Dyfrdwy) Flintshire
W www.cambria.ac.uk
T 0300 303 0007

West Midlands
Birmingham City University School of Architecture Birmingham
W www.bcu.ac.uk
T 0121 331 5000

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

Warwickshire College Group Moreton Morrell Centre, Warwickshire
W www.warwickshire.ac.uk
T 0300 456 0047

Warwickshire College Group Pershore Centre, Worcestershire
W www.warwickshire.ac.uk
T 0300 456 0047

South Staffordshire College Stafford
W www.southstaffs.ac.uk
T 0300 456 2424

Solihull College Solihull
W www.solihull.ac.uk
T 0121 678 7000

Walford & North Shropshire College Shropshire
W www.wnsc.ac.uk
T 01691 688000

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

Barnsley College South Yorkshire
W www.barnsley.ac.uk
T 01226 216216

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

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 222 2000

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


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