Agricultural Sciences (MSc)

ETH Zurich
Masters (MSc)

2 years

Course description:

Agricultural scientists make a valuable contribution to ensuring reliable, ecological, economical and socially sustainable human nutrition. Here they strive to optimise the use of limited natural resources.

In the Master’s programme, Agricultural Science expertise is developed and applied in a professional environment during an internship. The Master’s thesis represents the completion of the Master’s programme. There are three specialisations to choose from in the Master’s degree programme: Agricultural Economics, Animal Sciences,  and Plant Sciences.

School Department:

ETH Zurich

Entry Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent first degree from an internationally recognised university:

– Recognised universities are recognised or accredited as a university in their own country by the responsible national authority.
– The Bachelor’s degree is based on at least three years of study (full-time equivalent) or 180 credits ECTS (European credit transfer system), respectively. 1 credit ECTS corresponds to a workload of 25-30 hours.
– The Bachelor’s degree qualifies the holder to enter, without additional requirements, Master’s degree programmes at a university within the education system where the the Bachelor’s degree was acquired.
-The Bachelor’s degree must have been awarded before lectures commence at ETH Zurich, but not necessarily at the time of application

• Good to excellent study performance record in the preceding course of studies

• Conformance to the requirement profile of the course


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