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International Horticulture & Management

Aeres University of Applied Sciences

Bachelor Undergraduate Dronten

Course description

Qualification Bachelor
Field of study Agriculture and environment
Course summary This English-language two year programme for international students provides first-hand knowlegde of practice in the Netherlands, one of the leading EU countries in horticulture and plant breeding.
Course description • This degree programme in international horticulture & management aims for students interested in a career in one of the following job profiles: horticultural advisor; sales/account/business manager in the horticultural sector; entrepreneur/manager in the horticultural sector; researcher in the horticultural sector. Agricultural production faces important challenges on how and where to produce for increasingly demanding consumers and a competitive market. The future managers and advisors in the sector need more than ever first-hand knowledge about innovative techniques in horticulture and plant breeding, and international business management skills. Graduates will have first-hand knowledge of practice in the Netherlands, one of the leading EU countries in horticulture and plant breeding. The successful student will add international awareness and experience in an international setting in which both the production and sales will take place, aided by proficiency in handling cultural differences.
Study subjects High-tech plant production systems Crop health Crop protection Plant Physiology Light and its effects on horticultural production Plant Breeding Registration/certification in horticultural chains Precision farming Export man. Strategic product- and business man. Financial man. Corporate social responsibility and quality man. systems in horticulture Entrepreneurship Extension and advice
Course objectives To obtain skills and knowledge in the flowers and food sector. To be aware of the primary process in horticulture. Adding international awareness and experience in an international setting in which both the production and sales will take place, aided by proficiency in handling cultural differences.
ECTS credits 60.00
Duration 22 month(s)
full-time
Language of instruction English
Instruction modes case study, excursion, individual assignment, lecture, practicum, research proposal, self study, traineeship, workshop
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About the institution

Department -
Information about the institution Talent for growth. That is what Aeres University of Applied Sciences (Aeres UAS) from the Netherlands stands for. Our university is rooted in the agricultural and educational higher education. We focus on education, research and sharing knowledge. This is how we contribute to the development of innovative professionals. Professionals who are capable of taking responsible decisions in a complex world, with a natural talent for acting sustainable. Aeres University of Applied Sciences offers Bachelor programmes, a Master programme and a number of short courses. We have three faculties in the cities: Dronten, Almere and Wageningen. We share the same vision and mission, but we each have our own profile and identity. Aeres UAS is part of the Aeres group, which also contains TVET colleges in Agriculture and Aeres Training Centre International (ATCI) in Barneveld. The short coures of Aeres UAS are offered in close cooperation with ATCI and result into a certificate or diploma.

Admission

Admission requirements
  1. At least three years of working experience at Bachelor level in the field of horticulture, business and/or plant technology or three years in a relevant Bachelor programme.
Language requirements
TOEFL paper based 550
TOEFL paper based 550
TOEFL paper based 550
Professional experience required -
Duration 22 month(s)
full-time
Application deadlines
Start date EU/EEA Students Non-EU/EEA students
26 Aug 2019 1 Jun 2019 1 Apr 2019
Tuition fees
Year EU/EEA Non-EU/EEA Institutional
2019 (FT)€ 2100€ 6857€ 6857

In short, the following rules apply:

  • The “EU/EEA rate” is the regular fee for students from within the EU/EEA.
  • The “non-EU/EEA rate” is the rate for students from outside the EU/EEA.
  • The “institutional rate” is for all students who have already obtained a bachelor’s or master’s degree and who want to start a second programme leading to a degree at the same level or at a lower level.
  • Note that FT, PT and D stand for "full-time", "part-time" and "dual", respectively.

Make sure you contact your institution to find out what rate applies to you. The rates listed here are estimates.

Scholarships

Holland Scholarship, Lifelong Learning Programme: Erasmus

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Contact

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international.uas@aeres.nl

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