Botany, Master | Henan University | Kaifeng, China
36 months
3103 EUR/year
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The Botany degree has achieved the goal of great-leap-forward development after ten years of development and has become a model for discipline construction of colleges, which is recognized as a rising star and a bright spot among many colleges in Henan University.


In the long development history of Henan University, the earliest Life Science Discipline was founded in 1923. For a variety of reasons, its running process has been completely interrupted in 1950 and 1962 for two times.

In 1987, the new biology department started again from the beginning, rebuilt and recruited new students without any basis. In April 2002, the biology department was transformed into College of Life Science. During the past 20 years of struggling, it has developed into a college with a complete educational system of science, industry and agriculture, a complete training system of undergraduate, master’s degree candidate in Botany, doctoral candidate and post-doctor.


The college has 148 teachers, including 128 full-time teachers, 39 professors, 38 associate professors, 21 doctoral supervisors, 103 teachers who have obtained their doctorates and 11 teachers who are Ph.D. candidate. 

Among the faculty, there are 1 Dual-Employed Academician, 1 Changjiang Distinguished Professor, 1 National Mid-Aged Expert with Remarkable Contributes, 2 Chief Scientists in 973 Program, 1 Chief Scientist of The National Mayor Scientific Research and Development Program, 4 experts in the Hundreds Talents Plan of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1 member of the Youth Science and Technology Innovation Leader Project of national technical faculty, 1 professor awarded as one of the national outstanding scientific and technical workers, 1 national excellent specialist, 2 winners of the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, 1 expert of the Project of Thousand Youth Talents in China, 1 professor awarded as the National Labor Medal, 4 candidates of the Millions of Talent Projects, 7 experts obtaining the special allowance of State Council, 2 winners of Zeng Xianzi educational prize. 

The college also hire 3 national central plains scholars, 1 lecture professor in Henan province, 19 distinguished professors of Henan University who are the experts of the Special Zone Support program of the university and Yellow River scholars, 2 provincial excellent experts, 5 provincial excellent teachers and 5 distinguished teachers in Henan University. 

Besides, 10 teachers were awarded as both national and provincial excellent teachers and virtue pacesetters, and 6 teachers won the Outstanding Youth Prize in Henan province. Moreover, 3 faculties are cultivated in the Innovative Talents Program of the universities in Henan Province, 5 science and technology leader of Henan province, 10 outstanding youth and middle-aged key teachers of Henan university.

Programme Structure

What you'll study:

  • In recent years, our college has been responsible for more than 150 research projects of provincial and ministerial level including 1 major fundamental science research project in 973 program, 2 national major science researches, 2 distinguished youth foundations, 6 major national natural science foundation projects and nearly 100 national natural science foundation projects; we have also spent more than 2 billions yuan in science research. 
  • Furthermore, we have published more than 500 papers, and most of them are published in the authoritative publications which bring numerous influences to international biology community such as Plant Cell, Nature Geoscience, Plant Physiology, PNAS, Plant Molecular Biology and etc.. We published more than 20 academic monographs and textbooks as well.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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Academic requirements

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English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Below 40 years old
  • Graduated from college
  • English language proficiency
  • Study plan
  • Bank statement
  • Certificate of non-criminal record
  • Bachelor's degree diploma
  • Undergraduate school transcript
  • Photocopy of valid passport
  • Passport photo
  • English language proficiency
  • Two letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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    3103 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3103 EUR per year during 36 months.

RMB 22,400 Per Year


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