Horticultural Genetics and Biotechnology

Organized by Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania
MAI Coordinator: Dr. Kalaitzis Panagiotis

PART 1
THE MASTER OF MAI - CHANIA PROGRAMME

The programme is organized in 5 Units (60 ECTS)
Duration: 9 months (from October 2016 to June 2017)
  • UNIT I

    10 Oct 2016 - 08 Jan 2017
    Introduction to advanced biology and biotechnological tools (21.0 ECTS)

  • UNIT II

    17 Jan 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
    Applied genetics I (9.0 ECTS)

  • UNIT III

    20 Feb 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
    Arabidopsis Genetics (9.0 ECTS)

  • UNIT IV

    03 Apr 2017 - 16 Jun 2017
    Horticultural biotechnology (18.0 ECTS)

  • UNIT V

    19 - 30 Jun 2017
    Extended Essay (3.0 ECTS)

PART 2
THE MASTER OF SCIENCE THESIS

Supervised research work: Thesis and defence (60 ECTS)
Duration: 11 months

Upon completion of the Master programme, graduates should become autonomous and lifelong.

STUDENTS DEFEND THE THESIS RESEARCH BEFORE AN INTERNATIONAL JURY LANGUAGE OF THE RESEARCH THESIS: ENGLISH