Professional Master programme in International Agricultural Engineering - 5670

Code 5670
Academic Year 2019-2020
Subject area Sciences and technology
Campus Bologna
Level First
Director Giovanni Molari
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English
Cost 3000 Euro
Instalments First installment 1500 Euro; Second installment 1500 Euro (31/01/2020)
Application deadline

Aug 22, 2019 (Expired)

Enrollment start and end From 29/08/2019 to 05/09/2019
Main Department
Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences - DISTAL
Professional Profile
The Master will provide students with theoretical knowledge in agricultural engineering and relevant competences necessary to design project, testing, and pomotion of new products for the market uptake. The programme will enable students to use a wide range of agricultural engineering technics, identify solutions to develop new products and servicies in the field of agricultural engineering. Graduating students will gain expertise in c: Computer Aided Engineering, Finite Element Analysis, Agri-Machine technology, Control and Monitoring of Agri-Machines, Soil Mechanics, Agri-Robotics and Autonomus machines, Precision Farming, Machines that interface with Tractors, research and thesis presentation.
The programme represents an experimental project as defined in the agreement with partner universities (France and Ireland). It provides 15 ECTS to be obtained at each of the three affiliated locations (Italy, France and Ireland) and another 15 CFU between internships and final tests (10 + 5). Students will enroll at one of the three locations and will receive the (single) title issued by the registered office, after having acquired 60 credits, attending the courses of the other locations and completing the course with an internship and a final exam. The course cannot be activated unless at least 3 students are reached per venue.
Number of participants
Min: 3 Max: 5
International Professional Master's programme
Admission qualifications
a) Three-year degrees achieved under the terms Decree no. 270/04 to following classes: L-4, L-7, L-8, L-9, L-25, L-26 or first cycle degrees in an equivalent disciplinary area, achieved under the previous terms (DM 509/99 and to the old sort).

b) Master degree achieved under the terms Decree no. 270/04 to following classes: LM-12, LM-18 LM-23, LM-35, LM-29, LM-73.

According to a positive assessment of the Admission Board, candidates with Master’s degrees in the fields of agriculture and engineering (electronic, civil, mechanic, environmental) can be admitted at the programme, provided they are in possession of job experiences and qualifications showing qualified expertise in the subjects covered by the professional master programme.
Linguistic skills
Sound knowledge of the English language.
Selection criteria
Admission to the Master is subject to a positive opinion based on a certificates evaluation and interview.
Selection date
Aug 26, 2019
Place of teaching
Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Agro-Alimentari - sede di Bologna e sede di Cadriano
Sedi Atenei partner
Study plan

Teachings Bologna (15 cfu)

  • Soil mechanics - AGR/09 - Michele Mattetti
  • Agricultural Machine Homologation - AGR/09 - Giovanni Molari
  • Data Acquisition and analysis Instructor’s - AGR/09 - Massimiliano Varani
Compulsory attendance
10 cfu
Final Examination
5 cfu

Professional Master programme notices

Reopening deadlines of call for applications

Reopening deadlines of call for applications for admission to the Professional Master's Programme in “International Agricultural Engineering ”. Candidates must registered for the selection within 13.00 of 22 August 2019.