Diploma in Horticulture Technology – Turf Management in Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Last Updated on April 19, 2021 by West Highlander

Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Campus: British Columbia

Duration: 2 years

Intake: May

*Fee: CAN $658.03 per credit

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Description:

Career opportunities in Horticulture are increasing day by day consequently increasing the demand for this course. KPU is offering wide range of courses in Horticulture and Diploma in Horticulture Technology majoring in Turf Management is among them by pursuing this course the students can participate in different industrial conferences at national and provincial level. Also students learn to develop different networks of industry and alumni contacts that help the students to develop their career. The students are made to work in the management of turf field lab with tees, home lawns, fairways, home lawns, park style etc.

Career Outcomes:

The students work as Turf manager in the following areas:

  • Nursery and Field Crop Production
  • Landscape Contracting
  • Landscape Design
  • Golf Course Management
  • Irrigation Contracting
  • Grounds Management and Lawn Care
  • Garden Centre Management
  • Interior Plantscaping
  • Education
  • Park Systems
  • Botanical Gardens and Arboretum Care
  • Floriculture Production
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Research, Development and Innovation
  • Government departments involved with the agri-food industry
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    Eligibility Criteria:

    Academic

    The students who’ve completed 10+2 are eligible to apply for Diploma in Horticulture Technology – Sustainable Production Horticulture at KPU.

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS overall band of 6.5 not less than 6.0
    2. TOEFL: iBT 88 at least not less than 20.
    3. PTE: Score of 61 or higher

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