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Agriculture

University of Copenhagen

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
14780 EUR/year
Free
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About

Sustainable production of sufficient high-quality food for a growing population is a major global challenge. As a graduate of Agriculture programme at the University of Copenhagen, you will help shape the future use of plants for the benefit of humans.

Overview

The Agriculture programme at the University of Copenhagen is a broad programme targeted at students who are interested in the potentials of plants for the benefit of humans and in agriculture as a human activity. In the two-year programme you specialize in either plant science or production and the environment.

Career

Depending on specialization graduates pursue a wide range of careers:

  • National and international advising and consultancy in crop production, nature, and environment, in the horticultural and agricultural sector
  • Research, innovation and product development of plants, plant protection and environmental technologies in public institutions, private businesses or in own enterprise
  • Policy development, implementation, and administration related to plant production, nature conservation, environment and related technologies in the public sector, e.g. in ministries and municipalities and in private stakeholder organizations, including international NGOs
  • Teaching and communication in universities or agricultural schools or to the broader public

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Plant Infection and Disease Management
  • Scientific Writing, Planning and Presentation
  • Fruit and Berry Crop Physiology and Quality
  • Plant Nutrition and Soil Fertility
  • Genome and Cell Biology
  • Plants in Populations, Communities and Ecosystems
  • Tropical Crop Production
  • Advanced Crop Production

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
83
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic requirements.

  • Natural Resources with the specialization in Plant Science 
  • Natural Resources from the University of Copenhagen.
  • Natural Resources, Agriculture, Horticulture, Agrobiology or Environmental Science from Danish, Nordic or international universities.
  • Agricultural and Environmental Management from Danish Business Academies.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14780 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7390 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Tuition fee: DKK 55,000 per semester

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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