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The Intensive Study Programme on Hybrid Breeding

Applications Open

The programme counts for 5 ECTS to add to your curriculum and will provide you with  

  • an insight into the main crop varieties that are commercialized as hybrids
  • an understanding of the scientific developments supplying new elements to create hybrids
  • an understanding of the legal restrictions regarding access to germplasm, biosafety and intellectual property rights

Certification requirements are:

  • Attend all courses;
  • Participate to the excursions;
  • Prepare and present case study in a satisfying way;
  • Pass a multiple choice examination

Contact applications.itc@ugent.be for enrolment.
Language of instruction is English.
Location of the programme and registration at Ghent University, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Coupure Links 653, Ghent, Belgium
Programme duration from 6 February 2017 till 17 February 2017
Registration deadline: 13 January 2017
Tuition fee is € 1,750.

Detailed information can be found in the A4-sized poster.