Application & Admission

General Admission Requirements

Previous studies accepted from all parties without further prescription of ECTS credits:


  • BSc Agricultural Sciences
  • BSc Food Science and Biotechnology
  • BSc Environment and Bio-Resources Management
  • BSc Landscape Architecture and Landscape Planning
  • BSc Forestry


  • All BUASVM BSc study programmes


  • BSc in Food Engineering
  • BSc Bioengineering
  • BSc in Chemical engineering
  • Agricultural Sciences (with 20 ECTS conditional admission)


  • BSc Agriculture and Food
  • BSc Sustainable use of Natural Resources


  • BSc Food quality and control
  • BSc Agro food sciences
  • BSc Applied biology
  • BSc Agro biotechnology
  • BSc Viniculture


  • BSc in Agriculture
  • BSc Crop Science
  • BSc Animal Science
  • BSc Fruit Science and Viticulture
  • BSc Phytomedicine
  • BSc Agricultural Engineering
  • BSc Water Management
  • BSc Agricultural Economics
  • BSc Landscape Architecture
  • BSc Horticulture
  • BSc Agrotourism and Rural Development
  • BSc Agricultural Ecology and Environmental Protection
  • BSc Organic Agriculture
  • BSc Agroindustrial Engineering


  • BSc in Agriculture
  • BSc in Agricultural Engineering
  • BSc in Agricultural Sciences
  • BSc in Wildlife Conservation and Management


  • BSc Agriculture
  • BSc Food Technology and Human Nutrition (at the Faculty of Humnan Nutrition and Consumer Sciences)
  • BSc Human Nutrition and Food Evaluation
  • BSc Dietetics
  • BSc Gastronomy and Hospitality
  • BSc Food Safety (at the Faculty of Doof Sciences)
  • BSc Commodity Science (at the Faculty of Food Sciences)


  • UniZG- BSc Agricultural Economics
  • UniZG- BSc Agricultural Engineering
  • UniZG- BSc Agroecology
  • UniZG- BSc AnimalSciences
  • UniZG- BSc Horticulture
  • UniZG- BSc Organic Agriculture
  • UniZG- BSc Plant Protection
  • UniZG- BSc Plant Sciences
  • UniZG- BSc MediterraneanAgriculture
  • UniZG- BSc Food technology
  • UniZG- BSc Forestry
  • UniZG- BSc Urban Forestry, Nature Conservation and Environmental Protection
  • UniOS- BSc Agroeconomics
  • UniOS- BSc Plant Production
  • UniOS- BSc Horticulture
  • UniOS- BSc Mechanization
  • UniOS- BSc Zootechnique

For graduates of bachelor’s programs which are not listed above, mastery of the following learning outcomes (evidenced by ECTS) is required for admission. At least 60 ECTS from the following areas:

  • Natural science: min. 20 ECTS
  • Plant production: min. 10 ECTS
  • Animal Science: min. 10 ECTS
  • Economic Sciences: min. 10 ECTS
  • Technological Sciences min. 8 ECTS

Admission is granted to prospective students who meet the admission criteria which are stated in the Education and Examination Regulations. The Joint Management committee will select candidates for admission; and admission at one of the Parties is automatically accepted at all other Parties. Students in the Programme will be registered at each of the Parties for the full duration of their studies.

Required application documents:

  • Filled and signed Application Form
  • Evidence of previous studies (bachelor degree, diploma)
  • Transcript stating subjects, marks, ECTS from previous studies
  • CV
  • English Language Proficiency*

*Admission criteria also comprise English Language Skills at level B2 of the Common European Framework of References for Languages (CEFR). Equivalent tests and their required minimum scores are as following:

    • Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English
    • IELTS score 6.0 or better
    • TOEFL (paper based 577 or computer-based 233 or 90-91 internet based)
    • TOEIC (at least 785 points)
    • First Certificate in English (FCE)
    • Certificate in Advanced English (CAE)
    • Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)
    • Business English Certificate (BEC) Vantage - at least "Passed"
    • Business English Certificate (BEC) Higher
    • Certificate in English for International Business and Trade (CEIBT)

    Application Deadlines:

    • NON-EU candidates: 1st of March before intended starting winter semester (due to Visa and Residence Permit Procedures, exceptions can be made if Residence Permits are already issued)
    • EU candidates: 20th of June before intended starting winter semester
    • Your application will be assessed by the Joint Application Committee and you will receive the result of your application within three to four weeks after the respective application deadline.

    Submit Application via post to:
    Danube AgriFood Master Secretariat BOKU
    Center for International Relations
    University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences
    Peter Jordan Straße 82a
    1190 Vienna

    Application form for download: Application Form


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