M.Sc. On Campus

Plant Protection

University of Debrecen

24 months
7500 USD/year
7500 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Plant Protection at University of Debrecen aims to train specialists of plant protection who are able to fulfill directional, managing, organizing, consulting, regulating and marketing tasks, based on their wide theoretical and practical knowledge to prevent losses during crop production.


About Plant Protection at University of Debrecen

Experts are able to identify the organisms, which are threatening healthy plants (incl. pathogens, pests and weeds) and they get acquainted with their biology and reproduction, and also with the effects and mechanisms of pesticides concerning even the environment and humane hygiene, moreover apply integrated viewpoints of alternatives of chemical protection. They can prevent harms and damages caused by different pests or environmental effects, and they are applying procedures of ecological and integrated plant protection in order to reduce the pesticide-load of the environment. In their work they are always attentive to the safety of food, processors, consumers and the environment. Having a degree in higher education they are permitted to use restricted chemicals which might be special risks for the environment. The further aim is to prepare the interested and inspired students for research work and PhD training in the fields of plant protection.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chemistry of plant protection
  • Environmental protection and ecotoxicology
  • Crop production
  • General plant pathology and diagnostics
  • Plant protection zoology and ecology
  • Herbology
  • Molecular biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Valid, filled-in application form
  • Certificate of education
  • Certificate or proof of citizenship and/or permanent residence
  • Short Resume/CV (personal details, educational background, work experience, language skills, additional skills) 
  • Medical Certificate
  • Bank receipt

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 USD per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Debrecen

131024 - 194967 HUF /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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