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Environmental and Plant Biotechnology

18 months
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2000 EUR/year
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About

The Environmental and Plant Biotechnology program of the University of Agriculture in Krakow is a unique Master's Degree program offered in English for students 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.

Overview

General Information

The Environmental and Plant Biotechnology program of the 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.

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:

  • Genetic engineering
  • Molecular biology
  • Physiology of stress in plants
  • Plant and microbial proteomics
  • Biostatistics
  • Bioremediation and soil reclamation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Confirmation of admission payment
  • Bachelor's degree diploma (together with a supplement, if applicable) or another document of completion of studies abroad, which allow to start the second cycle studies in the country it was issued. Diploma should be legalized or given an apostille. Candidate should also provide a statement that his diploma allows him to take up the second cycle studies in the country it was issued – if such a statement is not already written on the diploma
  • Certified translation of the documents to the English language done by a sworn translator
  • Document certifying the knowledge of English
  • Medical certificate stating that there are no contraindications to undertake education in a chosen field of study and form of education
  • Document that certifies the candidate's possession of health insurance or casualty insurance for the period of studying in Poland

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

    Free
    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 1,000 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.

Funding

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