Nottingham, United Kingdom

English Garden Design

when 19 July 2021 - 30 July 2021
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee GBP 1440

Develop your horticultural knowledge and expertise in English garden design at one of the most sustainable universities in the world.

On this practical course you will learn about:

English Garden Design –design principles, history and the garden design process;
Sustainable Plant and Material Selection;
Plant and Soil Science.

The innovative course includes a mix of lectures and practical workshops, along with day trips to prestigious UK gardens and nurseries.


You will produce your own garden design to demonstrate what you have learnt from the course.

Target group

To participate, you should have completed at least one year of undergraduate studies, have an interest in horticulture and have the required English language skills.

Course aim

By the end of this course you should have gained an insight into innovative and sustainable practices in the English garden design industry.

Credits info

5 EC
10 UK / 5 ECTS

Fee info

GBP 1440: An early-bird tuition fee discount of 10% is available for all students who apply and pay by 31st March 2021. Apply for two courses (4 weeks) and receive a 20% tuition fee discount off your second course!
GBP 370: On-campus accommodation for two-weeks in a single room with ensuite facilities and shared kitchen and living space (price to be confirmed). For off-campus accommodation (10 minute walk) the price is £290 for two-weeks - as above rooms are single, ensuite with shared kitchen and living spaces. Both have 24 hour security.