Horticulture, Short Course | Lincoln University Canterbury | Christchurch, New Zealand
12 months
23500 NZD/year
7733 NZD/year
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New Zealand’s Horticulture industry plays an important role in food production and our export economy. Lincoln University Canterbury's course expands your knowledge and understanding, and prepares you for a range of positions.


Key facts

Lincoln University Canterbury's Diploma in Horticulture introduces you to a wide range of learning covering horticultural technology, production and management. You’ll also develop your skills in applied computing and problem-solving. This one-year full-time study programme is made up of eight courses that cover propagation, horticultural management systems, soils, plant studies, computing and engineering. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Horticultural Management  Systems A
  • Propagation and Nursery
  • Computing and Communication
  • Soils and Soil Management
  • Plant Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • NCEA Level 2, a minimum of 40 credits over four subjects recognised by Lincoln University as suitable for entry. University Entrance literacy and numeracy standards are also required. A maximum of 24 credits in any one subject will be counted towards the total.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23500 NZD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23500 NZD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    7733 NZD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7733 NZD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Christchurch

1300 - 2000 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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