Why this programme?
- Broad knowledge about improved breeding of crop varieties which provides the basis for boosting food production and quality.
- Current trends in biotechnology and genetics.
- Crop Science
- Greenhouse Horticulture
- Natural Resource Management
- Plant Breeding and Genetic Resources
- Plant Pathology and Entomology
- Plant Breeding (online master's specialisation)
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- Systems Analysis and Modelling
- Crops, Physiology and Environment
- Quantitative Aspects of Crop Production
- Physiology of Plants in Horticulture
- Ecological Aspects of Bio-interactions
- Plant Breeding
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesSoil Science Horticulture and Crop Science Botany
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A WUR BSc degree in Plant Sciences, a Dutch BSc in Biology, or equivalent.The norm for this equivalence is an assessment of the student’s expertise in the field of plant sciences:
- Agricultural sciences (agronomy, agroecology, crop production)
- Biology (plant physiology, genetics, molecular biology, cell biology, ecology)
- Statistics (formulate hypotheses for population means, t-tests, confidence intervals, binomial and normal distributions)
- Mathematics (differentiation, integration, first order differential equations, calculus, linear algebra)
- Basics in chemistry and physics
- Research methodology
Transcript of records displaying the content of previous course subjects and project work;Curriculum vitae displaying relevant work, internship and/or project experience on an academic level in a relevant field if applicable.
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International19600 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19600 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA2314 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2314 EUR per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Wageningen
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.