Food Systems

University of Warsaw

24 months
3400 EUR/year
3400 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Master In Food Systems studies at the University of Warsaw are conducted in the discipline of Management and Quality Sciences (leading discipline, Social Sciences) and Food and Nutrition Technology (supplementary discipline, Agricultural Sciences).


Program Overview

The Master in Food Systems at the University of Warsaw is an integrated master's program offered by the Faculty of Management in cooperation with the partner universities mentioned above. The MFS program promotes in-depth knowledge about value chain management in the food system. Students study consecutively at 3 universities in total, starting (and finishing) at the Faculty of Management at the University of Warsaw. Each academic institution offers semester blocks focused on distinctive areas of the food system. Modules are taught in a variety of formats, combining online and offline lectures with case studies, co-creation and problem-solving activities, business plan development and master thesis. At each semester students implement modules offered by a given university in situ and one common module shared by students from all partner universities. The shared modules are as follows:

  • 1st semester - the "Introduction to the food system" module (in the SPOC format - a specialized private online course) that will facilitate the selection of the mobility path.
  • 2nd and 3rd semesters - off-site modules (several days) in the form of lectures and workshops.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Crop and livestock production
  • Chemistry
  • Horticulture
  • Chemical engineering and processes
  • Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 ECTS


On Campus

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The original of secondary school certificate
  • A legalisation of above-mentioned document
  • A document stating that the diploma entitles to continue university-level study
  • Original sworn translations into Polish language (or English language if a candidate undertakes studies provided in English) of all the documents listed above
  • A certificate of recognition of secondary school
  • A personal questionnaire
  • A photocopy of visa or other document proving legalization of stay in Poland
  • An application for issuing student’s id
  • A proof of student’s id payment
  • Authorization to submission of documents  (a sample form – two pages)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3400 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3400 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.


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

Food Systems
University of Warsaw