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Plant Sciences

Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
Free
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About

Are you interested in agriculture and horticulture, ecological agriculture or plant biology and the effect of climate and environment on growth and quality?Health aspects of plants and food? The Master of Science in Plant Sciences at Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) is the one for you.

Overview

Students will learn about flowers, fruits, berries, vegetables and cereal. Understanding of plants function, and how the environment and climate effects on their functions. Genetics and molecular methods. Plant health and plant protection.

The programme provides specialization in agriculture, horticulture, plant biology or plant protection.

The Master of Science in Plant Sciences at Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)  provides specialization:

  • agriculture
  • horticulture
  • plant biology
  • plant protection.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable Production Systems 
  • Applied Plant Physiology in Greenhouses 
  • Quality in Food Plants 
  • Term paper in Plant Production 
  • Plant Adaptation 
  • Plant Pathology 
  • Insect-plant relationships 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in plant science, biology, biotechnology or equivalent education that includes basic knowledge in mathematics, chemistry, plant physiology, and natural sciences.
  • Copy of foreign passport or ID   card
    • Documentation of upper secondary school
    • Documentation of higher education
    • Courses to be completed
    • Translations
    • Documentation of English language proficiency
    • Documentation of financing

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • There are no tuition fees at NMBU.
  • NMBU does not offer scholarships for bachelor or master students. 

Funding

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Plant Sciences
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