Admission Requirements - MSc in Agriculture – University of Copenhagen

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Admission Requirements

If you have completed a bachelor’s degree or are enrolled in the final semester of a bachelor’s programme you are eligible to apply for the Master’s programme in Agriculture.

You are required to document proficiency in English according to your background; see the language requirements.

Bachelor’s degrees that automatically fulfill the academic requirements

If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic requirements. Learn about when and how to apply.

  • Natural Resources with the specialisation in Plant Science (legal right of admission*).
  • Natural Resources from the University of Copenhagen.
  • Natural Resources, Agriculture, Horticulture, Agrobiology or Environmental Science from Danish, Nordic or international universities.
  • Agricultural and Environmental Management from Danish Business Academies.

*Bachelor's degree with legal right of admission

If your bachelor’s degree grants a legal right of admission, you are guaranteed a place on the Master’s programme if you apply before the application deadline during the first application period after you complete your bachelor’s degree.

Other Bachelor’s degrees

If you have a bachelor’s degree other than those listed above, you must submit additional documentation along with your application so the University can evaluate whether or not you meet the admission requirements. Learn about when and how to apply.

Academic requirement

Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Geography and Geoinformatics, Biology-Biotechnology or similar from the University of Copenhagen, other Danish, Nordic or international universities may be admitted if their programme includes two of the following three areas:

  • Biology, plant science or ecology (7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Natural resources (soil, water, climate) (7.5 ECTS credits)
  • Economics or regulation (7.5 ECTS credits)

The Faculty may also admit applicants who, after an individual academic assessment, are deemed to possess educational qualifications equivalent to those required above.