Environmental Protection, Master


Area of Studies

agricultural sciences



Degree (in English)


  • English
Course Duration

3 semesters

ECTS points



University of Agriculture in Krakow, Faculty of Agriculture and Economics

Tuition and Other Fees

Fees: the candidates are requested to pay enrolment fee of 20 EUR
Tuition fee: Students from EU and EFTA countries - 0 Euro; other countries 1000 Euro/semester

Application Deadline(s)

admission last from December till the end of January

Course Description

Course Profile

The programme is comprised of thematic areas (modules) addressing a variety of issues, including the impact of agricultural activity on the environment, organic systems of farming and food production, multifunctional rural development and economic aspects of these processes. Each module consists of lectures, seminars and laboratory classes. About one-third of all courses is optional. We welcome graduates from first-degree programmes such as holders of Bachelor’s (BA or BSc.) degrees in: Protection of the Natural Environment, Horticulture, Economics, Biology, Food Technology or other fields of Agriculture. All candidates should present a language certificate from a recognized language school or will be requested to take an examination in English at the University of Agriculture. Admission numbers to Environment Protection Programme are limited to 15 persons to ensure an individual working relationship between students and teachers. Students’ progress is evaluated on the basis of their active participation in and contribution to the programme. The programme concludes with a Master Thesis leading to a Master’s degree in Environment Protection with a note that the programme was taught in English.

Education Requirements

Necessary documents:

  • confirmation of admission payment
  • Bachelor's degree diploma (together with a supplement, if applicable) or another document of completion of studies abroad, which allow to start the second cycle studies in the country it was issued. Diploma should be legalized or given an apostille. Candidate should also provide a statement that his diploma allows him to take up the second cycle studies in the country it was issued – if such a statement is not already written on the diploma
  • certified translation of the documents to the English language done by a sworn translator
  • document certifying the knowledge of English
  • medical certificate stating that there are no contraindications to undertake education in a chosen field of study and form of education
  • document that certifies the candidate's possession of health insurance or casualty insurance for the period of studying in Poland


University of Agriculture in Krakow

International Relation Office

Al. Mickiewicza 21, 31-120 Kraków

+48 12 662 42 91