1 year
Feb May Jul Oct
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 4,267
NZD 6,394
Foreign students
USD 13,161
NZD 19,720
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

By pursuing this program, students will gain hands-on experience within Otago Polytechnic’s practical horticultural facilities such as the campus nursery, modern glasshouses, hydroponics unit and ten hectare crop production facility. In this program, extensive work experience will enable students to develop technical skills and also, establish industry contacts.

Entry Requirements

  • If you wish to enrol in this programme, you must hold the National Certificate in Horticulture (Level 4) OR equivalent qualifications/experience. If not, you must complete the two year programme which has open entry.
  • You must have access to the internet.  
  • International students are subject to specific immigration regulations.

English Language Requirement

  • IELTS overall band score (academic) of 6.0 (writing and speaking score no less than 6.0 and reading and listening bands no less than 5.5).