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EMABG - European Master in Animal Breeding and Genetics

The European Master in Animal Breeding and Genetics is a joint master programme of 6 renowned European universities and offers high quality training in the field of animal breeding and genetics. Scholarship opportunities are provided for MSc students (non-EU and EU) and scholars (post-docs and academic staff).

Further information:

The websites below provide administrative information for students following the EMABG-programme at BOKU.

ELLS Scientific Student Conference - register now!

Did you know that your international master programme is organised within the Euroleague for Life Sciences (ELLS)?

This university network also organizes an annual Scientific Student Conference and BOKU warmly invites all students to this year's conference "The Power of Science- Many Perspectives on our World"!
Food for the world * Big perspectives on small things * Pigs, pine trees and everything in between * Social economy in a changing world * Our planet as a resource * Working together for a greener future
Get to know students from our partner universities and get inspired by their BSC and MSC thesis presentations!

Where: University of Hohenheim (Stuttgart, Germany)
When: 17.-18.11.2023
Registration for the ELLS Scientific Student Conference is open
Deadline for presenters: 30 September, Deadline for audience members: 15 October or when the maximum number of participants is reached.

Further information and registration:

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Which courses and specialisations are offered?

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How to apply
Which documents do I need? When are the deadlines?

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Plan your studies at BOKU
Welcome Days for students from abroad
Prior to your arrival: Academic Calendar, Programmes and programme structure at BOKU, How to look for Courses,Course Types, European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System "ECTS", Master's thesis and Project Work, Language Courses, Tandem, Buddies, Facilities for students with special needs, Studying with children.
Upon arrival
: BOKU-Campuses, Registration at BOKU, Departments - Institutes, Library, Language Courses, Tandem –language learning, Austrian Students´ Union, Eating at BOKU, Social life at BOKU.

Plan your Life in Vienna
Prior to your arrival: Entry & Residence Permits (Visa), Accommodation, Insurance,  Cost of living, Vaccinations, Arrival in Vienna - when and where.
Upon arrival: Vienna - Quality of living and Safety, Arriving in Vienna - When and Where, Getting around in Vienna, Money & Bank Account, Phone, Sports, Cultural Activities in Vienna, Illness or personal problems, Foreign representations in Vienna

Individual Course Plan

When and how do I make my Individual Course Plan?

Master's thesis
How do I find a topic and supervisor? Where do I have to register?...

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EMABG - National Degree at BOKU

The European Master in Animal Breeding and Genetics can also be followed at BOKU only, a full master programme thaught in English. You can find detailed information on the Master Programme and the related administrative issues on the webpages of the BOKU study services.