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Agricultural Sciences

ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Master On Campus
18 months
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1240 EUR/year
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About

In the Master’s degree in Agricultural Sciences programme at ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, students are given an in-depth specialist knowledge of agricultural science in the context of securing long-term global food production and using natural resources sustainable. 

Overview

During this Agricultural Sciences master offered by ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology , students study relevant research questions and findings from both basic and applied research. They operate successfully in the field of tension between globalisation and regional identity, competitiveness and sustainability, and the interests of business and society. 

They are important problem-solvers of the coming decades, able to analyse the many elements of the world food system and develop appropriate solutions, both for Switzerland and for other regions of the world. Graduates from the Master’s degree programme are equipped with high-level theoretical and methodological competence and with social skills to take up challenging professional work or an academic career.

Structure

A student’s professional identity is defined by the chosen major. Students can choose from three majors:

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Animal Sciences
  • Plant Sciences

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Atmospheric Chemistry
  • Weather Systems
  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Numerical Methods in Environmental Sciences
  • Introduction Course to Master Studies Atmosphere and Climate

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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.
100
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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The printout of the online application form and the complete set of supporting documents must arrive at the Admissions Office by the deadline.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent first degree from an internationally recognised university:
    • The Bachelor's degree is based on at least three years of study (full-time equivalent) or 180 credits ECTS (European credit transfer system), respectively. 1 credit ECTS corresponds to a workload of 25-30 hours.
    • The Bachelor's degree qualifies the holder to enter, without additional requirements, Master's degree programmes at a university within the education system where the the Bachelor's degree was acquired.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1240 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 620 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    1240 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 620 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.

660 CHF 

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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