University Master's Degree in Plant Biology, Genomics and Biotechnology

Are you eager to discover how plants work, from the genome, molecular genetics, metabolics and evolutionary levels all the way to the organism as a whole and its interactions with the environment? Then this master’s degree is for you!

Admission Official Master's Degree in Plant Biology, Genomics and Biotechnology


Access to this master's degree is open to holders of an official bachelor's degree from a Spanish university or from another higher education institution within or outside the European Higher Education Area, provided this gives access to postgraduate studies in the country of issue.

Admission requirements

Graduates in the fields of Biology, Environmental Biology, Biotechnology, Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pharmacy, Agricultural and/or Forest Engineering, Food Engineering and Technology or equivalent qualifications.

Knowledge of English (at least level B2 of the CEFR). In the event of not having documentary proof, students can request a comprehension and expression test from the master’s committee in Plant Biology, Genomics and Biotechnology. 

Selection criteria

If the number of applicants exceeds the number of places available, places will be awarded in accordance with the following criteria:

  • Academic record (max. 3 points)
  • CV indicating professional/research experience related to the area of the master’s degree (max. 1.5 points)
  • Proof of at least level B2 in English (max. 0.5 points)
  • Letter of motivation (max. 1 point)

      Maximum total score: 6 points

Complementary training

No training supplements are foreseen.