European Master in Animal Breeding and Genetics

Frequently asked questions

Please have a look at the frequently asked questions below.

I want to apply for the EMABG programme. What should I do?

Please complete the application form and submit it. Then send it, together with the required documents, in hard copy to the EMABG secretariat before the deadline specific to your application.


What are the most important deadlines for the EMABG programme?

15. February 2019: Application deadline for scholarships

I already knew about the EMABG, but it was connected to a Wageningen university website and email. Is this MSc programme different?

The current MSc programme is an improved iteration of the long running EMABG studies. The change of the website and email localization is due to a change in the coordination. The Wageningen related website and email is not updated anymore, so with any questions refer to or emabg(at)

Which English language tests are accepted for admission to the EMABG programme?

Have a look at the requirements for English Language Proficiency.

I have sent my application to the EMABG secretary. Will I receive confirmation when it is received?

After we received the hard copies of your application form together with the required documents by regular mail and checked them, a confirmation will be sent to you by e-mail.

I have filled in and mailed my application. Unfortunately, I could not submit all the required documents. How will this affect my application?

Your application will be registered, but your application will not be submitted to the Academic Committee on Admissions before it is complete. Please send the missing documents as soon as possible. Only fully documented applications can be submitted to Academic Committee on Admissions. It is therefore recommended to only send COMPLETE applications.

Can I get more information on the EMABG admission procedure?

Please find more information on the procedure on the Application and admission page.

When and how do I know if I am admitted to the programme?

After you sent in your application, we try to inform you within 6 weeks about your admissibility to the EMABG programme. Scholarship selection takes place in February and students will be notified in March. If you have questions about the procedure, feel free to contact EMABG.

If you cannot find an answer to your question in the FAQ section, you are invited to send an e-mail with your question to EMABG.

Send an email to EMABG