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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

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Since NMBU is a publicly funded state university, there are no tuition fees. 
  • However, most students must pay a small semester fee. 

Living costs for Ås

9420 - 15000 NOK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Plant Sciences
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Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)

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