# M.Sc. program: Horticulture (714)

Full information about the program in the University Course Catalog

Prof. Alexander Vainstein
Telephone: 08-9489082
e-mail: alexander.vainstein@mail.huji.ac.il

Secretary:
Telephone: 08-9489333

The program provides students with a deep understanding of the physiology, biochemistry, molecular biology and ecology of the fundamental processes in fruit trees, ornamental plants, flowers and forest trees. These culminate in the master's thesis, for which the students harness the theoretical tools they acquired in order to explore problems rooted in the practical needs of agriculture and forestry both in Israel and globally.

Study tracks: Non-Thesis (40 HUJI credits) / Thesis (24 HUJI credits)

Duration of studies: 2 years in both tracks

Language of instruction: English (as long as there is an English-speaking student enrolled in the course)

Associated faculty research department: Plant Sciences and Genetics in Agriculture

Bachelor's degree in Agriculture Sciences, Biology, or any other relevant field.

Non-Thesis Track:

Thesis Track:

*Securing a Supervisor: Before submitting the application, the candidate should contact a Faculty member that agrees to supervise him/her.

Without a supervisor agreement, the application will not be considered

Tuition:

Non-Thesis Track: Approx. $5,300 for international students per year / Approx.$4,300 for Israeli students/olim hadashim per year

Thesis Track: Approx. \$280 per year

How to apply:

International Students (with a bachelor's degree from abroad)