Msc.Animal and Food Sciences in Tropics and Subtropics

The programme is opened for BSc graduates in study areas such as Animal Production, Crop Production and Agricultural Specialisation. BSc graduates with a solid background in biology, zoology, genetics and plant sciences are of course also welcomed. Students will acquire advanced knowledge of animal production, animal husbandry, animal nutrition and animal products processing in the tropics and subtropics (TS). Special focus is given on rural development in TS, together with safety and security in the food chain. Graduates will be able to apply their acquired professional knowledge and skills in animal production and the food processing industry in the entire agrarian sector, finding new and up to date solutions to problems in animal breeding and nutrition, as well as product and waste management. They will also acquire a solid background in norms and standards, as well as legal guidelines, associated with animal breeding in the tropics and subtropics. Graduates will have advanced knowledge in theoretical agronomical and veterinary disciplines, based on the current state of scientific knowledge. Erasmus exchange students can enrol for one or two semesters.


Applications start 1st November 2016
Applications end 31st March 2017
Start of study: 2nd October 2017
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Admission requirements

Master study programme follows directly the bachelor study programme: "Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture" (4106R022) taught at the FTA CULS Prague. Also graduates from other bachelor or master degrees oriented on agriculture, biology or environment, not only from CULS Prague, but also from other universities in the CR or from abroad can register for the study. Applicants must pass an entrance interview in English language focused on animal production. For the Magister Degree Study Branch it is prerequisite finished bachelor study (Art.1 of Law No. 147/2001 Col.) Graduates of foreign universities prove their achieved education by certificate in agreement with Law No. 111/1998 Col. - it means by a document of foreign university education and qualification acknowledgement.

Degree master post bachelor
Study duration 2 years
Language English
Place Prague
School fees € 185 per year 1

1 Deadline for application might be postponed. For detailed info contact Ing. Petra Chaloupkova, Ph.D. (

Česká zemědělská univerzita v Praze