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MAAgri-Food Business Management

Tuition fee €4,000 per year
Application fee €100 one-time

The application fee is non-refundable. Your application will only be reviewed and receive feedback after the university has received the application fee.

Applicants who have completed previous study level in Estonia or have Estonian citizenship are exempted from the application fee.

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Agri-Food Business Management is a joint study programme of three Baltic universities that renders integrated theoretical knowledge and practical skills for understanding the agricultural and food market and managing agricultural and food industry businesses. Our partner universities are Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies (LLU) in Latvia and Aleksandras Stulginskis University (ASU) in Lithuania.

Studying agri-food business management will give you

  • insights by the leaders of the most successful agricultural and food businesses and organizations in the Baltic States;
  • competencies to perform successfully in the entire Baltic region and internationally;
  • network with the current and future leaders of agricultural and food businesses in the Baltic States;
  • experience cultural and business diversity of the three Baltic States.

Programme structure

The curriculum consists of following modules and Master’s thesis:
Economics Module 15 ECTS,
Leadership Module 15 ECTS,
Finance Module 15 ECTS,
Strategy Module 15 ECTS,
Operations Module 15 ECTS,
Marketing Module 15 ECTS,
Master’s thesis 30 ECTS.

First semester in Estonia
Agri-food economics & policy, bioeconomy, research strategies and methods, leadership, corporate culture and human resource development, cooperative management.
Second semester in Lithuania
Finance management, managerial accounting, and control, strategic management of agribusiness, agribusiness planning and evaluation of investment and development projects.
Third semester in Latvia
Operations and supply-chain management in agribusiness, innovation of food system, international agri-food business marketing, integrated marketing communication in agribusiness.
Fourth semester is dedicated to the Master’s thesis and shall take place at the admitting university (with the possibility to select supervisor from other associated universities).

For more information about curriculum and course annotations, please see our website

Career opportunities

Our alumni will find employment and career prospects in agriculture, food industry, input supply, wholesales, retail sales, and other agriculture, food and bioeconomy related fields.

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 1, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States