Study programmes / C-AS Agricultural Specialization
Programme: C-AS Agricultural Specialization
Field of study: C-AS-GA General Agriculture
Level of qualification:Master continuing
Mode of study: part-time
Qualification awarded:Master's degree
Specific admission requirements:Completed bachelor degree programme and entrance examination, if required.
Qualification requirements and regulations:Finished Bachelor's degree programme with bachelor diploma. Further information available here.
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning:There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning. The recognition procedure of the university is guided by the Act No. 111/1998 on Higher Education Institutions and the university "Study and Examination Rules". Further information available here.
Profile of the programme:General Agriculture is designed for graduates of the Bachelor fields, particularly the General Agriculture who wish to further deepen general knowledge not only of crop and livestock production, but also of the problems of mechanization of production processes. During the master's program the students get acquainted in detail with management of livestock and crop production, with crop and livestock production systems, current issues of organic farming and sustainable rural development. Great attention is paid to the production of healthy food ingredients, safe food and healthy environment. In this follow-up study, the students engaged in questions of agricultural policy and principles of modern management approaches.
Occupational profile:After successfully graduating from the university the students are able to find various jobs not only at the regional level but also in the national and international area. They can work in agricultural sphere but also in various agricultural-trade companies, research institutes, specialised companies, state administration bodies and in private sphere.
Graduation requirements:Min. 120 ECTS, state final exam, defence of the master's thesis.
Access to further studies:Successful graduates may proceed to doctoral study programme.
Examination regulations, assessment and grading:Further information available here.
Programme supervisor:prof. Ing. Jiří Skládanka, Ph.D.

To obtain 60 ECTS credits per academic year, students should choose courses from any other study programme taught at the university.

1st semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
TKHZKFeeding Technology of Farm AnimalsExam5
SHPPKFertilisation Systems of Field Crops KExam5
KREKOKLandscape Ecology KExam5
KZPKSoil Microbiology KExam6
2nd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
GENZAKApplied Genetics in Agriculture KExam5
PALUKKPasture and Grazing Management KExam5
ODPHOKWaste Management KExam6
3rd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
MNGKBusiness Management KExam5
MEVPRKMechanization of production processesExam6
SLR1KPlant Breeding 1 KExam6
KSKKPreservation and Storage of Forage KExam6
PSHZKProduction Systems in Animal Production KExam6
TRVPKYield Formation in the Field CropsExam6
4th semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
SLHZ1KBreeding Programmes of Farm Animals KExam6
DPDiploma thesisFulfillment of requirements20
SYRVKPlant Production Systems KExam5
ZHPCTKZoohygiene and Disease Prevention KExam5
Groups of courses for the entire plan
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of elective courses (necessary to accomplish min. 4 cours.)
ZPOLKAgricultural Policy KExam4
PRPNKCrop science for the non-food applications KExam4
ESCHZKEcology systems of Animal Production KExam5
RRYBKFisheries KExam5
PEOZKFruit and Vegetables Growing KExam6
EKZKOrganic AgricultureExam5
ZZEP1KTechnology of Food Products 1 KExam5
PASTSKTropical and Subtropical Pastures KExam4