Master of Horticulture
You like growing plants? For food or ornamental, Horticulture is the right choice!

Master of Horticulture

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Become a specialist and find your field of interest

The center of the Masters programme is Horticultural Sciences. During your studies, you will have confrontation of technological problems that arise in agriculture. In practical tasks and different work placements you will learn how to solve these problems. In addition, you treat the different perspectives of the horticultural production.

In order to be admitted to the Master of Horticulture, you need a Bachelors degree or an equivalent university degree. Sometimes, you have the opportunity to combine a Master of Horticulture with Teaching degree. The combination with the teaching degree is ideal, if you want to became a teacher in the fields of Horticulture and Agriculture.

Your subsequent academic title depends on the focus of your studies: In general, you will receive the title of Master of Science, in some cases, Master of Arts or Master of Engineering are also given.

Job prospects with a Masters in Horticulture

If you decide to choose a Master of Horticulture in combination with Teaching, you have the option to work as a teacher in relating fields of Horticulture. Further, you have job prospects in the following areas:

  • Production horticulture
  • Research and teaching
  • Technical management
  • Public service

Universities that offer a Master of Horticulture:

    study programmes     universities
comprehensive profile   Biology: Biodiversity, Conservation and Restoration   comprehensive profile   University of Antwerp
  Sustainable Horticulture and Food Production     Plymouth University
  Wildlife Biology and Conservation     Edinburgh Napier University
  Plant Genetics and Crop Improvement     University of East Anglia
  Crop Improvement     The University of Nottingham
  Sustainable Crop Production: Agronomy for the 21st Century     University of Warwick
  Sustainable Plant Health     University of Edinburgh
  Conservation and International Wildlife Trade     University of Kent
  Molecular Plant Biology and Biotechnology     Imperial College London
  Molecular Plant Sciences (MSc)     University of Bath
  Garden History     The University of Buckingham
  Plant Science and Biotechnology     University of Leeds
  Biology including Aerobiology, Animal Biology and Plant Biology (Research)     University of Worcester
  Plant and Fungal Taxonomy Diversity and Conservation     Queen Mary University of London
  Plant Chemical Biology: Multidisciplinary Research for Next Generation Agri-Sciences     Imperial College London
  Ethnobotany     University of Kent
  Food Security     University of Glasgow
  Plant Sciences     University of Manchester
  Plant Diversity     University of Reading
  Plant Conservation     Bangor University
  Plant and Microbial Biology (Research)     University of Sheffield
  Biodiversity and Taxonomy of Plants     University of Edinburgh
  Molecular Plant Sciences (MRes)     University of Bath
  Professional Practice in Chinese Herbal Medicine     Middlesex University London
  Plant and Microbial Biology     University of Sheffield
  Plant Sciences     Lancaster University
  Plant Biotechnology     Wageningen University and Research
  Soil Science and Plant Nutrition     Çukurova University
  Biowetenschappen: land- en tuinbouwkunde (plantaardige en dierlijke productie)     Universiteit Gent
  Genetic and Molecular Plant Science     Stockholm University
  Agrar- und Gartenbauwissenschaft (Lehramt)     Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  Horticultural Science     Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  Biogeowissenschaften     Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
  Botany     La Trobe University
  Canadian Plains Studies     University of Regina
  Horticulture and Crop Production     University of Maryland
  Botanika     Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci
  Plant Breeding, Seed Science and Technology     Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Poznaniu
  Gartenbaumanagement     Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
  Biowetenschappen: land- en tuinbouwkunde (tuinbouwkunde)     Universiteit Gent
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