Warsaw University of Life Sciences

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
1928 EUR/year
1928 EUR/year
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Horticultural plants are a very important part of human environment, human diet and are used in a natural medicine as a remedy against many civilization diseases. We offer a master degree in Horticulture at the Warsaw University of Life Sciences. 


The Faculty of Horticulture and Biotechnology from the Warsaw University of Life Sciences aims at providing students with a comprehensive knowledge of modern horticulture, including growing and postharvest technologies of horticultural crops grown in temperate climate – vegetable crops, medicinal plants, fruits, ornamental plants, knowledge of integrated pest management, pro-ecological production, biotechnological methods, landscape protection, etc.

The specialization in General Horticulture has been established to provide students with understanding of biological background in growing horticultural crops and postharvest “life” of vegetables, fruits and ornamental plants. The programme aims also to introduce students to the up-to-date knowledge of environmental-friendly and ecological methods of production of vegetables, fruits and medicinal plants, their storage and postharvest technologies, of using ornamental plants in human environment as well as knowledge of integrated pest management (IPM).

Educational outcomes

  • Students are acquainted with the principles of sustainable horticulture, processes influencing biological value of plant produce. 
  • In addition, they gain the skills how to plan and organize production and storage of horticultural crops, as well as how to arrange human environment with ornamental plants. 
  • They obtain the diploma: Master of Sciences in Horticulture (Magister in?ynier ogrodnictwa).

Programme Structure

Obligatory subjects, offered during three semesters of the studies:

  • Suistanable horticulture; 
  • Molecular biology; 
  • Natural and legal basis of landscape and ecological infrastructure protection; 
  • Advanced information technologies;
  • Ecotoxicology; 
  • Modern technologies in plant production; 
  • The microworld of fungi. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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

  • diploma of the first-cycle studies (Bachelor's degree or equivalent) in the field of horticulture;
  • diploma of related field of the first cycle studies (Bachelor's degree or equivalent), for which the effects of education are convergent with the learning outcomes expected from candidates; if the convergence is incomplete, the student will be obliged to supplement the competence gaps by completing the subjects specified during the interview, in an amount not exceeding 30 ECTS, which is the limit of admissible discrepancy; 
  • the average grade from first-cycle studies;

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1928 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 964 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1928 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 964 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.

4100 PLN 


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