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M.Sc.Horticulture

Tuition fee €3,350.00 per year

Refundable

Application fee €160.00 one-time

Non-refundable

Deposit €100.00 one-time

Refundable

Overview

Horticulture has become one of the most promising and profitable sectors in agriculture.
Graduate study program Horticulture focuses on the formation of specialized
knowledge, research skills and professional thinking enabling to understand and explain
causal relationships, leading to the diversity of technological and biological processes in
growing horticultural and ornamental plants. Master degree study program Horticulture provides a wide range of theoretical training which creates preconditions for doctoral study.

It will be available if 8 students apply.

Programme structure

Obligatory study subjects:

Biological Basics of Horticultural Plants’ Productivity,
Chemical Analysis of Soil and Plants,
Intensive Fruit Growing,
Integrated Protection of Horticultural and Ornamental Plants,
Commercial Floriculture,
Alternative Olericulture,
Expansion of Plant Genetic Diversity by Biotechnological Methods,
Vegetable Seed Growing,
Research Planning and Analysis,

Study program provides the opportunity to choose 18 credits of optional subjects:
Planting Greenery on Balconies and Terraces, Orangery Gardening, Organic Pomology,
Forcing of Ornamental Plants, Science of Medicinal Plants, Protection of Ornamental
Plants, Quality and Safety of Raw Agricultural Products, etc.

Career opportunities

Graduates have career oportunities as managers, researchers, senior consultants in
agricultural education and government institution that model strategy of agricultural and
food economy development, in training and management institutions, consulting services,
horticultural and floricultural farms and enterprises.

Apply now! Fall semester 2018/19
Application deadline
Aug 30, 2018 23:59
Europe/Riga time

This is Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2018
Apply now! Spring semester 2018/19
Application start
Jul 20, 2018
Application deadline
Oct 15, 2018 23:59
Europe/Riga time
Studies commence
Jan 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States