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International Master of Horticultural Science

University of Agriculture in Krakow

24 months
2000 EUR/year
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The University of Agriculture in Krakow / Faculty of Biotechnology and Horticulture and Mendel University in Brno / Faculty of Horticulture and Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra / Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering are the partner institutions cooperating in a joint international educational program, the "International Master of Horticultural Science".


The international study program "International Master of Horticultural Science" at University of Agriculture in Krakow is focused on the education and training of students for their future activities in spheres of management, trade, and services as well as in governmental services at the European level. In the course of their studies, students can get a certain level of specialization on the base of passing through both obligatory and voluntary courses that have been selected with regard to current trends in modern European horticultural production. The International Master of Horticultural Science programme is delivered by University of Agriculture in Cracow.

Learning outcomes

As a segment of special agricultural production, the field of studies "Horticulture" involves the horticultural industry in its complete scope and professional specialization at the level of the master degree.

The main goal of studies is to inform students about the current situation in the field of horticultural production with regard to international aspects and to prepare graduated experts capable of applying gained knowledge in domains of both theory and practice.

The key advantage of students in this study program will be their good orientation in the European horticultural industry that they will acquire during their study stays at partner universities in different countries. Within the framework of studies, great impact will be laid on the current problems of modern horticulture that concern above all domains of vegetable production, pomiculture, viticulture, greenhouse production, plant biotechnologies, storage of horticultural products, their quality etc.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Rural Cultural Tourism 
  • Integrated Protection of Horticulture Crops
  • Plant Molecular Genetics and Genomics 
  • Biostatistics
  • Physical Education (gym) 
  • Soiless Cultivation Systems
  • Polymers in Horticulture 
  • Social Insect Ecology 
  • Principles of Plant Cell and Tissue Cultures 
  • Applied Plant Biotechnology 
  • Fruit Storage
  • Stone Fruit Production 
  • Wine Technology
  • Horticulture Machinery
  • Technology of Fruit Distillates 
  • Sophisticated Vegetable production
  • Special Fruit Growing
  • Post harvest technology of Horticulture Crops
  • Integrated Systems of Fruit Production
  • Pruning and Training of Fruit Trees
  • Horticulture Dendrology 
  • Quality Management Systems in Horticulture
  • Vegetable Seed Production
  • Grape and Wine Evaluation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


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

  • Graduates are skilled to organize production, including machinery and equipment selection, and perform economic analyses. 
  • They know the principles of the food market and product marketing as well as services which relate to the food technology and human nutrition.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1000 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 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.


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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International Master of Horticultural Science
University of Agriculture in Krakow


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