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
  Plant Sciences and Natural Products   comprehensive profile   Leiden University
  Biodiversity and Taxonomy of Plants   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Plant Diversity   comprehensive profile   University of Reading
  Sustainable Plant Health   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Wildlife Biology and Conservation   comprehensive profile   Edinburgh Napier University
  Plant Science and Biotechnology     University of Leeds
  Crop Improvement     The University of Nottingham
  Garden History     The University of Buckingham
  Plant Sciences     Lancaster University
  Food Security     University of Glasgow
  Biology including Aerobiology, Animal Biology and Plant Biology (Research)     University of Worcester
  Plant Conservation     Bangor University
  Plant and Microbial Biology     University of Sheffield
  Plant Chemical Biology: Multidisciplinary Research for Next Generation Agri-Sciences     Imperial College London
  Plant and Fungal Taxonomy Diversity and Conservation     Queen Mary University of London
  Plant and Microbial Biology (Research)     University of Sheffield
  Molecular Plant Biology and Biotechnology     Imperial College London
  Ethnobotany     University of Kent
  Plant Sciences     University of Manchester
  Conservation and International Wildlife Trade     University of Kent
  Sustainable Horticulture and Food Production     Plymouth University
  Professional Practice in Chinese Herbal Medicine     Middlesex University London
  Plant Genetics and Crop Improvement     University of East Anglia
  Environmental Protection and Agricultural Food Production     Universität Hohenheim
  International Horticulture     Leibniz Universität Hannover
  Biowetenschappen: land- en tuinbouwkunde (plantaardige en dierlijke productie)     Universiteit Gent
  Rolnictwo     Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Poznaniu
  Wildlife Management (Research)     University of Otago
  Plant Biotechnology     Sofia University "St.Kliment Ohridski"
  Horticultural Science - Gartenbauwissenschaften     Technische Universität München
  Tropical Forestry     Technische Universität Dresden
  Plant Protection     Çukurova University
  Tropical Crop Management and Ecology     Česká zemědělská univerzita v Praze
  Biotecnologie vegetali, alimentari e agroambientali     Università degli Studi di Milano
  Landscape Architecture     Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
  International Master of Horticulture Science     Mendelova univerzita v Brně
  Botany (Research)     University of Otago
  Botanik     Universität Wien
  Angewandte Pflanzenwissenschaften     Universität für Bodenkultur Wien
  ...     ...

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