Master On Campus

Plant Biology, Genomics and Biotechnology

Autonomous University of Barcelona

12 months
75 EUR/credit 4500 EUR/year
28 EUR/credit 1680 EUR/year
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The Plant Biology, Genomics and Biotechnology master's degree at Autonomous University of Barcelona is organised jointly by the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, the Universitat de Barcelona and the Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics.


Career options

Career options include both basic research and practical applications in the field of plant biology. This Plant Biology, Genomics and Biotechnology degree at Autonomous University of Barcelona will train you as a professional qualified to work in academic and research sectors pertaining to universities, research centres and institutes, and R&D departments of biotechnological and/or plant improvement industries.Additional career options include the identification and conservation of plant germplasm (germplasm collections, botanical gardens, etc.), identification and evaluation of plant drugs used both in the pharmaceutical and food industry; with particular emphasis on identifying and evaluating transgenic food.The master's degree also meets the academic needs of research staff who wish to undertake their PhD studies in the area of Plant Biology and Biotechnology.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Plant Development and Environmental Responses
  • New Perspectives in Plant Biology
  • Plant System Biology
  • Plant Genomics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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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

  • Pre-EHEA graduates and graduates in the areas of Biology, Environmental Biology, Biotechnology, Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pharmacy, Agricultural and/or Forest Engineering, Food Engineering and Technology or graduates holding equivalent qualifications.
  • Basic knowledge of English (level B1 CEFR or higher). In the event that they do not hold an accrediting document, students may request a comprehension and expression test from the committee of the master’s degree in Biology, Genomics and Plant Biotechnology.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 75 EUR per credit during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1680 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28 EUR per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Barcelona

770 - 1360 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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