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Horticulture, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration

Overview

The Faculty of Horticulture, Biotechnology and Landscape Architecture 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 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).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ornamental plants in human environment
  • Fruits of the World
  • Medicinal plants from natural habitats
  • Plants in human diet
  • Propagation of ornamental plants
  • Advanced plant pathology
  • Integrated pest management
  • Biological control
  • Plant diseases epidemiology
  • Eco-toxicology
  • Quality evaluation of products
  • Phytoremediation in horticulture
  • Stresses in plants cultivation
  • Bioinformatics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    87

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  • Minimum required score:

    510

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General Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in Horticulture, Agriculture, Biology or Environmental Sciences. Confirmed knowledge of English. Students graduated from Polish universities are also welcome (without paying fee)
  • Qualification based on results from the first degree studies (grades average) and motivation letter.Verified command of English
  • Number of places available: 15 to 17

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2200 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2200 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
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Living costs for Warsaw

  • 2247 - 3800 PLN/month
    Living Costs

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