Agricultural Engineering (BSc) University of Szeged
About the program
The BSc program in Agricultural Engineering aims to train agricultural engineers capable of realizing production, leadership, controlling and organizational work in agricultural companies; performing jobs in enterprises dealing with the processing and marketing of agricultural products; and completing professional management tasks in connection with agriculture. Basic theoretical fields such as botany, zoology, mathematics, economics, business law, international agriculture, and safety at work build a foundation for professional courses including crop production, horticulture, plant protection, animal husbandry, animal nutrition, animal health, farm business management and business organization, among others.
The last semester of the programme consists of an internship at an agricultural company. Throughout the programme, there is a focus on developing skills such as planning, directing, controlling and performing soil preparation, nutrient supply, seeding, plant protection, harvesting and basic processing of arable and horticultural crops, and planning, directing, controlling and performing animal husbandry. Students will also work extensively with nutrition and hygiene, organizing and directing waste management, observing environmental aspects, and prepare economic plans, calculations, as well as organizing marketing activities. Graduates of the Faculty usually choose their careers in agriculture and agribusiness.
- Specialisation options: agricultural economics and logistics, agricultural, environmental protection, animal production, horticulture, plant production
- Level of the program: Bachelor
- Duration of the program: 7 semesters
- Registered by: EU
- Credits: 180
Who should Apply?
Students applying to this program should have an interest in cultivating plants, breeding animals and understanding farm-to-table processes. Application requirements: completed application form, completed secondary education (senior high school diploma, leaving certificate, GCE A-level, High School Diploma or equivalent), a demonstrated proficiency in English (Intermediate, B2; IELT S 5.0; TOE FL IBT 70, or equivalent; certificate not required) and an entrance exam (skype interview online).
For more information please contact Ms. Magdolna Gera via e-mail or call +36 62 532 990.