|Academic field||Life science 13.0 (ISCED 42)
Agricultural biology (JACS D710)
|Nominal duration||4 years|
Postgraduate diploma (or higher)
Admission requirements: magistrikraad (Master’s degree) or corresponding qualification
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Estonian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
It is required that you send verified copies of the entry qualification documents directly to the university by postal mail, according to the instructions given by the institution. Important! Never send original documents by post!
Candidates are expected to send their paper documents to the higher education institution of their first preference. In case of EMÜ, following postal address is valid:
- A recent* TOEFL Certificate: only internet-based test scores are accepted, with minimum score being 61.
*no more than two years’ old.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Doctoral thesis project – recognized by the supervisor at Estonian University of Life Sciences
For more information and the complete list of required documents, please see our homepage
General objectives of the programme: the training of competent teachers, researchers and top specialists in environmental sciences and applied ecology and associated areas. The knowledge’s and skills enable the graduate qualified in the Environmental Sciences and Applied Biology work at institutions of higher education, research and development institutes, as experts in government agencies, in local authorities, in systems for the protection of nature and the environment, in agricultural production and the sector that serves it.
240 ECTS (basic study 20 ECTS, speciality study 35-40 ECTS, optional subjects 0-5 ECTS, doctoral thesis 180 ECTS).
Students have to pass all compulsory courses and defend the Doctoral thesis.