Job summary

Debrecen, Hungary, Europe
Career Level:
Entry Level (Less than 2 years of Experience)
Job type:
Full time
Apply before:
05 b, 2017

Animal Husbandry Engineering

About this job

Short description of the study programme

The MSc in Animal Husbandry Engineering is designed to develop your undergraduate knowledge and improve it through application and research.

The field of Animal Science is broad and the programme reflects this diversity, with emphasis on Physiology, Nutrition and Genetics. Gene Conservation, Functional Food and Molecular Biology are the key research areas of the Institute.

Throughout your stay at Debrecen University, which is the second largest university in Hungary, with 30 000 students, as a postgraduate student of Animal Science, you will have a personal academic tutor to guide you through your studies and to meet your individual goals and interests. We offer you a 4 week field practice in summer.

Areas of study:


Quantitative and Molecular Genetics,

Physiology, Reproductive Biology,


Research Methods,

Animal Production,

Animal Nutrition,

Natural Resource Management,

Wild Animal Health,


Fisheries and Management,

Food Safety and Quality,

Economics and Planning.

Minimum requirements

Bachelor degree from the field of Biological or Animal Sciences


MSc in Animal Husbandry Engineering (Animal Husbandry Engineer)

Place of entrance examination


Description of selection and entrance examination process

The professional evaluation of the educational materials (degree, transcripts, results) is the task of the relevant Faculty. This evaluation is followed by a Skype interview with one of the professors of the Faculty, which aims to check the applicant’s level of motivation, language skills and professional knowledge. (In case of a missing certificate about the English language proficiency we conduct a Skype interview in order to check the applicant’s English language skills.)