How to Apply

The application period for the 2017-18 MSc programs in Nutrition and Animal Sciences ended on March 1st for applicants requesting a scholarship.  

If you are not requesting a scholarship, please follow the instructions in the Application Guidelines below. 


Academic Requirements for MSc Programs

  • B.Sc. degree or equivalent from a recognized university in a relevant field: agriculture, animal sciences, biology, biotechnology, chemistry, ecology, environmental sciences, food sciences, natural sciences, nutritional sciences, plant sciences, etc.*
  • Adequate knowledge of undergraduate level biochemistry is required in the Nutrition, Animal Sciences and Plant Sciences programs. Exemption may be obtained by passing a qualifying exam held during Orientation Days.
  • Scientific background relevant to the selected study program is required.
  • GPA of 80 or above (B- on the letter scale).
  • High level of proficiency in all English skills, documented by one of the following:
    • At least 89 on the TOEFL internet-based test
    • At least 7.0 on the IELTS
    • Documentation of previous academic studies conducted in English.
  • Three letters of recommendation; at least one must be academic.
  • Relevant experience is recommended but not mandatory.
*Degrees in other fields will be considered. The candidate may be required to supplement the degree with undergraduate-level biochemistry, molecular biology and/or other science courses.


Application Guidelines and Forms - Please read and follow the instructions.

Please note that the Swift code for payments has changed to POAL IL IT.

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