Full Time Courses
We offer a range of full-time courses from level 5 to level 7. We combine classwork with practical skills training in the National Botanic Gardens and external practical learning placements. Students receive a balanced approach to the work of amenity horticulture.
This course involves 28 weeks of horticultural class work, skills and a four week Practical Learning Period (PLP) in a Teagasc approved horticultural unit.
There are four different streams of learning in this course. Depending on the stream chosen the course consists of 16 or 24 weeks of college based course work and 8 or 16 weeks of Practical Learning Period (PLP).
Level 7 Bachelor of Science in Horticulture in association with Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) (WD097)
This is a three year, full-time BSc in Horticulture. All components of the course are delivered and examined in the Teagasc College in the Botanic Gardens .
Bots Course Fees 2018 (PDF)
Graduation 2017, Students from Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Horticulture class