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 2018 to June 2019)
  • UNIT I

    08 Oct 2018 - 07 Jan 2019
    Introduction to advanced biology and biotechnological tools (21.0 ECTS)

  • UNIT II

    07 Jan 2019 - 18 Feb 2019
    Applied genetics I (9.0 ECTS)

  • UNIT III

    18 Feb 2019 - 29 Mar 2019
    Arabidopsis Genetics (9.0 ECTS)

  • UNIT IV

    01 Apr 2019 - 14 Jun 2019
    Horticultural biotechnology (18.0 ECTS)

  • UNIT V

    17 - 21 Jun 2019
    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