Agriculture / Agricultural Management (BA)

Department Agriculture, Ecotrophology, and Landscape Development

Course content and objectives

The career-integrated program in Agriculture / Agricultural Management has the goal of training personnel for management tasks in agricultural operations and companies as well as for mid-level management positions in the upstream and downstream areas. For this, students obtain the subject-area, methodological, and social competences that are necessary to master production and cost management, manage purchasing and sales, and confront the challenges that arise while considering the natural scientific, economic, and ecological requirements.

Successful graduates have excellent career prospects as managers in agricultural companies or work for producers associations or other associations and organizations. Research, teaching, and consulting as well as international development aid are also interesting professional possibilities.

Requirements

  • Abitur
  • Qualification for universities of applied science (Fachhochschulreife)
  • Master craftsman
  • or previous education or vocational training considered equivalent
  • and at least three years of professional activity in an agricultural institution or company