The University of Agriculture in Krakow (Faculty of Horticulture), Mendel University in Brno (Faculty of Horticulture) and Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra (Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering) are the partner institutions cooperating in a joint international educational programme, the „International Master of Science in Horticulture“ (MSc IHS).
The international study programme „International Master of Science in Horticulture“ is focused on the education and training of students for their future activities in spheres of management, trade, and services as well as in governmental services at the European level. In the course of their studies, students can get a certain level of specialisation on the base of passing through both obligatory and voluntary courses that have been selected with regard to current trends in modern European horticultural production.
The master program lasts four semesters (120 ECTS). The first semester of programme is attended at the University of Agriculture in Krakow, Faculty of Horticulture. The second semester will be attended at the Mendel University, Faculty of Horticulture, Lednice. Third semester of the MSc IHS have to be attended at the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering. Students have to choose from the pool of subjects offered by the partner universities, whereas some subjects are mandatory. The fourth semester is assigned to the preparation of the master thesis at home university.