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Agroforestry and Sustainable Agriculture

CATIE - The Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center

Master On Campus
24 months
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About

This Agroforestry and Sustainable Agriculture  master’s program from CATIE - The Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center offers a unique opportunity for professional training in an intercultural, multi-disciplinary and high-quality academic environment. 

Overview

The Agroforestry and Sustainable Agriculture  master’s program from CATIE - The Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center is based on the vision of long-term, sustainable climate smart agroforestry and agriculture and systemic interactions in the four basic dimensions, ecological, social, economic and political. 

Goals

This master´s program aims to train professional in leadership and skills to promote  management and design processes of agroforestry and agricultural systems, as well as research in these fields. In order to do this, students are taught competences, knowledge, abilities, skills, capacities, attitudes and values that integrate biophysical  dimensions with socioeconomic dimensions and environmental protection. The vision is holistic, integrated, systemic and multi-disciplinary, where conservation paradigms of productive capacity of ecosystems, of agro-biodiversity, valuation of externalities, equity, food security and improvement of the quality of life are basic elements. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Core or common trunk courses: three courses
  • Specialization courses in Agroforestry and Sustainable Agriculture
  • Elective courses
  • Thesis
  • English courses

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Credits

68 alternative credits

 33 academic credits and 35 research credit

Delivered

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

  • Hold a university bachelor’s degree or equivalent issued by a public or private university officially recognized in its country (for diplomas, specializations and master’s degrees) and academic master’s degrees for doctoral degrees.
  • Fill out and send the Admissions application form for the program to which you wish to apply.
  • Submit the required documents for each graduate program that you wish to pursue.
  • Show that you have the financial support required to complete your studies.
  • Pass the at-home Admission test (where the specific master’s program requires it).

Tuition Fee

Funding

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