Welcome to Horticulture and Design, where our range of exciting degree programmes take full advantage of the exceptional resources - including the Broadview Horticultural Complex, commercial nurseries, grounds and gardens and our bespoke Garden Design Studio. All our courses offer a high level of hands on and practical experience and also give you the business management and research skills necessary to work at the highest levels in industry.
Why Choose Hadlow?
As a student at Hadlow College you will benefit from our exceptional links with industry, small group sizes and high levels of graduate employability. Our staff come from a wide range of backgrounds with many years working in the industry. Hadlow College offers extensive links with heritage properties in the UK and abroad (France), plus links, visits, tours and work experience opportunities with all the large gardens in the South. Hadlow offers an exciting range of innovative degrees, one of the few colleges meeting the demand for high quality graduates in this area.
Hadlow College students are privileged to be able to take advantage of the extensive specialist resources on their doorstep at the College. The Broadview Complex, which comprises a Garden Centre and Specialist Gardens – that open to the public - allows students practical experiences. The extensive grounds and working gardens host national collections of plants including hellebores. Bespoke Garden Design Studio with drawing, workshop and teaching spaces. The Learning Resources Centre (LRC) has access to a wide range of learning materials, including art and design books, magazines and periodicals and research documentation. The campus with extensive grounds and a wide range of specimens are used for plant identification and planning.