Horticulture in Geisenheim - a good choice!

Research and practice in our well-equipped teaching rooms

The decision to study horticulture in Geisenheim means starting on a degree course built upon the experience of almost 140 years, while also following a modern and innovative program of study which includes a semester spent working in the industry. All this is based on a research campus committed to relevant, up-to-date research projects.

Theory and practice are closely intertwined

Theory learnt in the classroom is put into practice in the research areas.

The B.Sc. Horticulture teaching program at Geisenheim takes place not only in the classroom, but also in practical lessons, seminars and projects, all designed to bring the theory to life, over a period of seven semesters. We put particular emphasis on the close combination of theory and research, which is underlined by a semester spent working in the industry.

Unique: specialization in teaching

Gaining and then passing on horticultural knowledge.

Starting in winter semester 2014 / 15, the Hochschule Geisenheim University, in cooperation with Technical University Darmstadt and the Philipp-Holzmann Technical College, will be offering a qualification which is unique in Germany:

Within your degree program you can specialize in becoming a technical college trainer in Horticulture, gaining the technical qualification in Geisenheim, and already applying the theory in the 4th semester.