M.Sc. On Campus

Plant Sciences (PSC)

ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

12 months
1324 EUR/year
1324 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Plant Sciences (PSC) in coordination with the University of Zurich, the University of Basel and ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, offers a choice of specialized interdisciplinary Master's courses and more than 100 plant science courses at the three partnering universities.


Students can incorporate these courses into their personally tailored curriculum. They can visit courses at all three partnering universities and receive ECTS accreditation towards degree completion requirements at their home university.

Students from ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology may acquire up to 30 ECTS (in accordance with the Master's study regulations of their home university) through participation in Plant Sciences (PSC) Master's courses outside their home university. The courses are counted as mandatory elective courses (Wahlpflichtkurse) towards the Master's degree.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Challenges in Plant Sciences
  • Sustainable Plant Systems
  • Responsible Conduct in Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To register, you must first be enrolled in one of the affiliated Master's programs offered by ETH Zurich, University of Zurich or University of Basel. Then follow the instructions below.
  • If you are a student from another Swiss university interested in joining our courses, please contact the Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1324 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 662 EUR per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    1324 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 662 EUR per semester during 12 months.
  • Tuition fee: CHF 730/Semester

Living costs for Zürich

1920 - 2572 CHF /month
Living costs

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


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.

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