M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental and Plant Biotechnology

University of Agriculture in Krakow

18 months
2000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Environmental and Plant Biotechnology (EPB) is a unique Master's Degree program offered in English for students at University of Agriculture in Krakow from around the world who wish to be in the forefront of biotechnological developments and are enthusiastic about learning in an international and multicultural team.


Environmental and Plant Biotechnology at University of Agriculture in Krakow gives the opportunity to get the knowledge in modern methods of environment preservation, reclamation and use. Students gain the experience and skills in analytical and biotechnological ways to monitor environmental changes, act for bioremediation of polluted water and reclamation of contaminated and degraded post-industrial lands, including sewage utilization and waste management. 

Learning outcomes

After completing the EPB study program, graduates have skills to use a range of state-of-the-art analytical and biotechnological methods to monitor and rationally manage environmental quality. Graduates are prepared to work in industrial laboratories and research institutions utilizing biotechnological approaches. They are competent to start up business or to be recruited by administrative units and local governments, workplaces, and other entities. They are also qualified to consult industry, farmers, extension specialists, investors and policy makers in formulating appropriate Environmental Protection packages based on biotechnological methods as elements of the environment-friendly policy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bioremediation and soil reclamation 
  • Biotechnology of water, sewage and activated sludge 
  • Crop improvement 
  • Ecotoxicology 
  • Instrumental analysis 
  • Introduction to geomatics 
  • Restoration ecology of post-industrial sites 
  • Soil chemistry and microbiology 
  • Waste management
  • Genetic engineering 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines






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

  • Copy of the Diploma with Apostille (more) or other documents confirming possessed education
  • English translation of the Diploma (or other documents confirming possessed education) provided by a sworn translator
  • Document assessing the English skills of the candidate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1000 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • Tuition fee: Students from EU and EFTA countries - 0 Euro; other countries 1000 Euro/semester

Living costs for Kraków

2000 - 3400 PLN /month
Living costs

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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Environmental and Plant Biotechnology
University of Agriculture in Krakow


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