Education, Courses, Blogs

The Botanic Gardens has a full time Education Officer based in the Gardens.

Group visits can be tailored to meet the needs of school groups in particular, both primary and secondary classes.

To make arrangements, email our Education Officer at or alternatively call the Gardens office on 0141 2761614.

Scottish Rural College

Scottish Rural College (SRUC) offer HNC course in Horticulture as well as HNC in Garden Design based at Glasgow Botanic Gardens and Kelvin College.

RBGE Certificate of Practical Horticulture (Delivered at Glasgow)

RBGE Certificate of Practical Horticulture at Glasgow is a ten day course run over Saturdays and Sundays in Spring and late Summer. Please use the dedicated CPH page to find out more details about timings and applications.