SECOND-DEGREE STUDIES (Master’s Degree Programmes)

Faculty of Biotechnology and Animal Husbandry

Field of Study – Biotechnology – major: biotechnology in animal production

Level and form of study – MSc/full-time (3 semesters)

Tuition fee – no fees – funded by the European Union

Steps to apply online!

Biotechnology is a field of study that combines technological competence with the ability to

use living organisms in animal and plant production, environmental protection, food

processing and production, biomaterials generation and many other domains. During your

studies, you will acquire extensive knowledge and skills in the fields of biochemistry,

microbiology, environmental protection, genetic engineering and many other technical and

natural fields. We guarantee that you will spend a lot of time in the laboratories, not only in

the course of the teaching classes, but also on carrying out your own projects, i.e. getting to

know the practical side of your future profession.


After graduation, you will be able to describe and explain complex biotechnology processes,

you will have knowledge helpful in developing and optimizing biotechnological processes

and their conditions. You will acquire information about cellular engineering, genetic

modification of organisms and its importance for humans and the natural environment. You

will learn the techniques used in the analysis and modification of nucleic acids and

proteomics. You will understand the principles of modern breeding and the role of

biotechnology in its improvement.


The graduate is given the opportunity to develop professionally in the field of biotechnology

as applied in international or foreign companies, corporations or institutions. The graduate is

able to conduct processes aimed at obtaining products with desirable characteristics and to

carry out research related to the protection of the natural environment. The graduate can apply

basic and advanced analytical and research equipment as well as technological devices in

accordance with the principles of safety and ergonomics of work in the laboratory. They are

able to plan and carry out independently biotechnological research, including innovative

research useful in the development of many branches of industry and agriculture, as well as to

interpret the results obtained. The graduate knows how to apply properly statistical methods

used in biotechnology, as well as modern computer programs used in modelling,

bioinformatic analyses and data processing. They know the ethical, bioethical and legal

conditions as well as those with regard to the implementation of biotechnological processes.

They have the knowledge about the principles of intellectual property protection. The

graduate has a thorough professional knowledge and skills as well as competences necessary

to perform professional work related to biotechnology.


The graduate is prepared to work in entities, dealing with biotechnological processes used in

animal production and environmental shaping, as well as, in entities related to the agri-food

industry. In addition, they are prepared to work in state administration entities as well as

research and development units dealing with biotechnological and related industries as well as

in research, control and diagnostic laboratories.

Steps to apply online!

If you have any questions please contact me an e-mail: or call on

Whatsapp: +48 570 373 200.

Best regards,
Head of Admission office
Maryna Maćkiewicz

APPLICATION DEADLINES for studies beginning from winter semester 2019

on-line registration for EU GRATED PROGRAMS: 01 April 2019 – 20 June 2019

submission a complete set of documents: 24 – 30 July 2019 (ORIGINALS)

announcement of recruitment results: 09 August 2019

Steps to apply online!



1) personal questionnaire – application form for studies with the candidate’s signature 

2) High Secondary School Diploma + Apostile

3) Bachelor Degree Diploma + Suplement/attachments legalised or with an apostille (original document must be presented to the International Mobility Office),

4) translation into Polish of the Bachelor diploma if it is drawn up in a foreign language,

5) a medical certificate stating that there are no contraindications for the candidate to study on the chosen programme, in accordance with the applicable regulations of the Ministry of Health (if it is required in a given field),

6) photocopy of passport (notarized copy),

7) two current color photographs, meeting the requirements of the photo for the ID card (signed with: first and last name) and additionally an electronic version of the photo,

8) declaration of readiness to take up studies,

9) photocopy of a document confirming knowledge of the language in which the studies will be conducted (notarized copy). IELTS 6.0 or MOI!

10) Eligibility Statement, confirming the right to apply for Master programs!

11) Admission fee payment

Steps to apply online!



1. Bachelor Degree diploma and attachment + Apostile

2. Medical certificate

3. passport

4. digital photo

5. declaration of readiness + personal questionnaire (WAITING FOR UNIVERSITY, when they will send I will forward it to you)

6. confirmation of English skills

7. Eligibility statement

8. admission fee payment

Steps to apply online!