Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech

Master's degree in Plant Breeding

Barcelona School of Agri-Food and Biosystems Engineering (EEABB)

This master's degree no longer admitting students at UPC.

The main aim of the interuniversity master’s degree in Plant Breeding, coordinated by the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) and with the UPC as a participant, is to provide professionals with the knowledge necessary to generate new varieties of plants and to develop genetic improvement programmes, combining traditional selection methods with new biotechnologies.

Duration and start date
Two academic years, 120 ECTS credits
Timetable and delivery
Afternoons. Face-to-face
Language of instruction

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Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV). It is anticipated that the credits for the master’s thesis will be carried out at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) or the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) when the subject is tutored by the teaching staff of one of these universities.

Official degree
Recorded in the Ministry of Education's degree register

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