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Horticulture (Hons)

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)

48 months
15000 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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At Horticulture (Hons) from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) learn how fruit, flowers and vegetables are commercially grown and how you can design, establish and maintain parks and gardens.


As well as an understanding of the commercial production of fruit, vegetables, flowers and ornamental plants, Horticulture (Hons) from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) teaches how to address the design, establishment and maintenance of parks and gardens, open spaces and managed landscapes.

Graduates with Horticulture (Hons) from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) will:

  • have a broad base of horticultural knowledge that prepares them for work in any area of the industry, and establish their capabilities in horticultural science, experimentation in plant physiology and advances in horticultural technology.
  • prepare blueprints for plant production, manage plans and collect lab, field and landscape-based data for analysis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Vegetable and Fruit Production
  • Global Horticulture
  • Horticultural Plant Physiology
  • Landscape Horticulture
  • Multipurpose Woodland Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

30 June, 18:00 (UK time) – the final deadline for late applications with course choices


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four Highers (BBCC) to include a science subject.
  • National 5 (A-C) or equivalent pass in English and Maths.
  • Apply through UCAS
  • Student finance (UK and EU applicants only)
  • Full education history
  • Your employment history
  • Write a personal statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.

RUK - 6,950 GBP

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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