Degree programmes

The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry offers the following degree programmes:

  • Bachelor of Food Sciences or Bachelor of Science (Agriculture and Forestry)
  • Master of Food Sciences or Master of Science (Agriculture and Forestry)
  • Licentiate of Food Sciences or Licentiate of Science (Agriculture and Forestry)
  • Doctor of Food Sciences or Doctor of Science (Agriculture and Forestry)

The Bachelor’s degree is a first-cycle and the Master’s degree a second-cycle academic degree. Licentiate and doctoral degrees are postgraduate research degrees (third-cycle academic degrees).

Bachelor's (undergraduate) studies and Master's programme in Food Economy and Consumption are available only for applicants with good Finnish or Swedish language skills. The application period for these programmes is during the general application in spring. The curriculum and application instructions are available in the Studyinfo.fi- service.

The application period for multi- and foreign-language Master’s programmes starts in December and ends in January.

Master's Programmes - Apply before Jan 11, 2019

Multi- and foreign-language Mater's programmes provided by the Faculty are listed below.

How to Apply - Master’s Programmes at the University of Helsinki

Doctoral education

The Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry offers the following doctoral degrees: Doctor of Science (Agriculture and Forestry), Doctor of Food Sciences, and Doctor of Philosophy.