All degree programmes are designed to develop problem-solving individuals who can easily adapt to changing circumstances and take the lead in their chosen fields of specialisation. The qualifications awarded are of world-class and provide access to a multitude of career opportunities for dynamic and creative people.
In the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, we strive to continuously improve our high impact research and significantly address the national shortage of PhD graduates that respond to global and local challenges. This Agronomy programme is offered by University of Pretoria.
Subject to programme-specific requirements, the curriculum for the MScAgric degree consists of the following:
- A dissertation; and
- Further study in the major subject/s, augmented by ancillary modules prescribed by the Postgraduate Studies Committee, on the recommendation of the head of department. Such ancillary modules may be taken simultaneously with the major subject/s. Candidates in possession of the BScAgricHons degree may be exempted from additional ancillary modules.
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesAgriculture View 18 other Masters in Agriculture in South Africa
- BScAgric (Applied Plant Sciences) or equivalent qualification
- A final grade point average of at least 60% at final-year level
- A motivation letter reflecting research interest
- Prospective students depending on their academic background and the chosen area of study, may be required to do additional coursework
International1011 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1011 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
National1011 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1011 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
R17 195 per annum
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