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Georg August University Goettingen


Sustainable International Agriculture | International Organic Agriculture

Subjects: Sustainable International Agriculture | International Organic Agriculture,Sustainable Agriculture,Organic Agriculture

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
344 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Sustainable International Agriculture (SIA) is a collaborative study program offered by the agricultural faculties of the University of Göttingen and the University of Kassel-Witzenhausen. This joint degree is designed for students eager to advance sustainable agricultural practices globally. The program provides a comprehensive understanding of the bio-physical and socio-economic factors that shape agricultural livelihood systems. Students gain insights into global ecosystems and their interplay with agriculture. The curriculum also emphasizes social, professional, and methodological expertise. The study subjects include a deep dive into agricultural sciences, environmental management, and socio-economic analysis. The program is internationally oriented, preparing students to address agricultural challenges worldwide with a well-rounded, practical, and theoretical foundation. By focusing on these areas, the SIA program equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to contribute meaningfully to sustainable agricultural development.

Program Information

Study Location Göttingen
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 344 EUR
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Applicants whose native language is not English must show adequate English language skills. Adequate English language skills should be proven on the basis of the following minimum performance in an internationally accredited test or comparable qualifications: Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English at least with grade B Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English at least with grade C International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with at least band 6 At least 550 points in a paper-based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) At least 80 points in an Internet-based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) UNIcert level II B2 certificate of CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference) The language test certificate should be no more than three years old at the time of application.

Qualification Requirements

Previous studies BSc of at least 3 years duration in Agriculture or other related degrees at an accredited institution in or outside Germany. Or proof of at least of 60 ECTS in plant sciences, animal sciences, resource management, sciences or economic- and social sciences.

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