NORWEGIAN UNIVERSITY OF LIFE SCIENCES (NMBU)

Plant Science

The programme provides specialization in agriculture, horticulture, plant biology or plant pathology. You can choose between three study options:

1)Agriculture and horticulture, focusing on:- Flowers, fruits, berries and vegetables- Cereal, fibre and oil plants and diverse fodder plants- Physiological processes in plants, affected by external conditions (nutrients, temperature, light and day length)- How plant breeding are used to meet the market

2)Plant biology, focusing on:- Environment and climate effects on plant functions- Genetics and molecular methods

3)Plant pathologyThe specialization is a cooperation between the Nordic countries and is focusing on plant health and plant protection . Choice of electives provides the possibility for individual adjustments in the study programmes.

Application deadline Nordic applicants: June 1
EU applicants: June 1
Non EU-applicants: December 1
Formal prerequisites Bachelor¿s degree in plant science, biology, biotechnology or equivalent education that includes basic knowledge in mathematics, chemistry, plant physiology, and natural sciences. Applicants must meet the university¿s requirement for English language proficiency.
Tuition No tuition fee
Degree level Master, 2 years
City Ås
Credits 120.0
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