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Sustainable Rural Development in Tropics and Subtropics

Czech University of Life Sciences Prague

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
187 EUR/year
187 EUR/year
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About

Sustainable Rural Development in Tropics and Subtropics is two-year Master's study programme taught in English at Czech University of Life Sciences Prague. The aim of this programme is to prepare graduates to work in agri-food systems and sustainable rural development with specific focus on developing countries and tropical areas. 

Overview

The Sustainable Rural Development in Tropics and Subtropics programme at Czech University of Life Sciences Prague is based on the interdisciplinary approach focused on food production systems in tropics, food processing and use of suitable agricultural technologies based on renewable energy resources.

Learning outcomes

An important component of the program is food security, which plays a key role in sustainable rural development in all developing countries. 

The students study courses addressing various agricultural production systems, bioresource technology in agriculture, food processing technology, food security,  and economic and social aspects of rural development in developing countries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Development Economics
  • Economics of Farming Systems in Tropics and Subtropics
  • Scientific Seminar
  • Water Resources Management
  • Marketing of Tropical and Subtropical Products
  • Sociology and Demography of Rural Areas in Less Developed Countries
  • Human Nutrition and Prevention of Food-Borne Diseases in TS
  • Scientific Seminar

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

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To all programmes, applicants must submit CV, annotation of bachelor thesis and motivation letter in English, no later than March to the Study Administration Office of FTA (personally or by electronic mail).
  • The entrance examination comprises of the interview in the English language focused on the professional subject area according to the field selected and prerequisites for study in the selected field. Applicants must reach at least 60 out of 100 points from the interview; criteria is set by the committee in each field and will consider: the level of common and expert English, experience and practice from the selected study field, quality and focus of the Bachelor's thesis and a motivation for the study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    187 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 187 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    187 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 187 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • Tuition fees in national currency: 5 000 CZK

Funding

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