"For me Sparsholt is one of the best places for studying Horticulture. I really feel that this course has set me up for life."Toby, Level 2 Horticulture
If you’re looking to enter the thriving horticulture industry, studying at Sparsholt will help you get ahead.
With a national reputation for excellence in horticulture and garden design, Sparsholt will provide you with the valuable knowledge and training to launch you directly into the industry or higher study at university. Our expert teaching team is renowned within the industry, regularly winning Gold and Silver Medals at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.
Job opportunities for skilled people are numerous and the industry reports a considerable skills shortage.
“I have always been interested in plants and their arrangement and work closely with outside organisations, such as Plant Heritage, the RHS and the National Trust, to promote their use. Since 1998 I have coordinated the College’s display for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, winning six Gold medals and three ‘Best in Category’ awards.”
Amenity Horticulture; Landscaping and Garden Design; Production Horticulture; Sports Turf Management; Green-keeping; Parks Management
Five hectares dedicated to horticultural practice; Lanscaped gardens, lawns and decorative beds; Production polytunnels; Garden design studio; Small fruit orchard; Tropical glasshouses…