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University of Hohenheim


Crop Sciences

Subjects: Crop Sciences,Agriculture,Science

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
186 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
1,500 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Crop scientists are dedicated to creating cultivation systems that not only yield high outputs but are also ecological and sustainable. This program is crafted to equip students with the skills needed for scientific roles in both research institutions and the private sector. It provides a solid foundation in methodological and biotechnological education, preparing the next generation of crop scientists. Students will delve into study subjects such as plant genetics, soil science, and sustainable agriculture. The study program names include Advanced Crop Science, Biotechnology in Agriculture, and Ecological Farming Systems. These courses are designed to foster a deep understanding of the scientific principles and practical applications necessary for advancing the field of crop science. By focusing on these areas, the program ensures that graduates are well-prepared to tackle the challenges of modern agriculture. They will be capable of developing innovative solutions that balance productivity with environmental stewardship. This approach not only benefits the agricultural industry but also contributes to the broader goal of sustainable development.

Program Information

Study Location Stuttgart
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 1,500 EUR
Cost per Semester 186 EUR
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Language Requirements

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1. TOEFL IBT (ITP is not accepted) 90 (no section under 18 points) 2. IELTS Academic 6.5 (no section under 5.5 points) 3. Cambridge EFL exam 1) CAE (Certificate in Advanced English) 4. Cambridge Business English Certificate (BEC) BEC Higher 5. TELC / Certificate in English 2) B2 (at least “good”) 6. Language exam UNIcert level 3) II (at least “good”)

Qualification Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Sciences, Natural Sciences, or a related program at a university in Germany or abroad or at a university of applied sciences with a standard period of study of at least 3 years (totaling 180 ECTS credits) Proof of English language skills Result of the Crop Sciences pre-test Content requirements We require a solid knowledge of plant physiology and plant breeding, as well as a good foundation in statistics and computer applications. We also expect students to have the ability and willingness to work in cross-cultural teams. Applicants must self-evaluate their prior experience on the Crop Sciences pre-test before applying.

Document Requirements

Grades and ranking in previous studies Letter of recommendation from professors Stay abroad lasting 3 months or longer Letter of motivation Additional points are given for vocational training, an intern examination, or proven two years of professional experience related to the degree program.

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Restricted
Application directly at the University
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