Crop and Horticultural Science (M.Sc.)

Climate impact research, plant stress, phytomedicine, molecular biology and horticultural economics: the Master’s degree in Horticultural Science focuses on current issues. As well as specific research projects, the students’ agenda includes the theoretical principles of their subject, scientific work methods and the development of key qualifications. Students are welcome to complete their generally research-orientated master’s thesis – as well as their second semester – abroad.

Knowledge of German language at C1-level is a requirement for this degree program, and details of which proof will be accepted can be found here. For further information about the program, please go to the German pages. An overview of our English language degree programs can be found here.

Facts, Deadlines & General Requirements at a Glance
Academic degree Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Standard study period 4 semesters
Start summer and winter semester
Admission requirement B.Sc. Horticulture or similar, grade 2.3 or higher; 2 refernces (only contact details); letter of motivation
Degree program advice Prof. Dr. Jana Zinkernagel, Dr. Simone Röhlen-Schmittgen
Application Application Dates and Deadlines
Your contact for degree program advice
Jana Zinkernagel
Prof. Dr. Jana Zinkernagel
Building 1000
Room 102
Phone über +49 6722 502 511
Jana.Zinkernagel(at) Details
Simone Röhlen-Schmittgen
Dr. Simone Röhlen-Schmittgen
Building 1000
Room 116
Phone +49 6722 502 519
Simone.RoehlenSchmittgen(at) Details