Application and admission - Plant Biotechnology

On this page you will find information on admissions and registration for the MSc programme of Plant Biotechnology at Wageningen University.

General requirements

Enrolment in an MSc Programme at Wageningen University requires:

  • A BSc degree (or equivalent) in a field of science relevant to your selected programme
  • A Grade Point Average (GPA) for this BSc of at least 70% of the maximum grade
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken

Relevant BSc degrees

Specific admission requirement for the MSc Plant Biotechnology is a  bachelor's degree in Biology, Plant Sciences, (Molecular) Life Sciences, Biotechnology or related fields. For more information contact the programme director.

Contact information of programme director

How to apply

To apply for admission to the MSc Programme you have to submit several documents. This process is described step by step on the website of the Student Service Centre (SSC) for Dutch students, EU students and students from outside EU / EFTA.

Application deadlines

Please submit your application as soon as possible and certainly within the application deadlines set by the Student Service Centre (SSC).

Grants / Fellowships / Scholarships

If you want to be accepted into a scholarship programme, please note that the deadline for most scholarship programmes is March 1 (for the MSc Programmes starting in September). Because most scholarships programmes require a letter of admission your application should be at Wageningen University at least six weeks before the deadline of the scholarship programme.

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees can vary, depending on for example your nationality and degree.

Find out which tuition fee is applicable for you.

Dutch students

For specific information on admission and application for Dutch nationals please visit the Dutch website.

More information

For more information please refer to the Questions and Answers webpage of the Student Service Centre (SSC).



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