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Undergraduate students

Undergraduate students

SLU Alnarp and Lund University offer numerous courses in plant biology at different levels.

Courses at basic level:

Botany – Lund
Floristics – Lund
Genetics and Plant Breeding – Alnarp
Plant Biochemistry – Alnarp
Plant Physiology – Alnarp
Plant Protection – Alnarp

Note that some of the courses at basic level are given only in Swedish, see their web pages for details.
More courses at basic level at the Department of Biology, LU, can be found here and at SLU Alnarp here.

Courses at advanced level:

Here is an overview of advanced courses related to plant science at the two universities and time during the semesters when they are given.
Advanced Plant Breeding and Genetic Resources – Alnarp
Applied Crop Physiology –Alnarp
Applied Plant Biotechnology – Alnarp
Chemical Ecology – Lund
Genetic Analysis I – Lund
Genetic Analysis II – Lund
Insect Chemical Ecology –Alnarp
Management of Pests, Diseases and Weeds – Alnarp
Plant Biology – Lund
Plant Ecology – Lund
Plant Evolution and Diversity – Lund
Plant Systematics and Diversity – Lund
Principles of Crop Physiology –Alnarp

There are more interesting courses at advanced level in biology and chemistry at Lund University and at SLU Alnarp.

Lund University is also participating in a new two year Nordic Masters Program in Biodiversity and Systematics, NABIS.

The NOVA universities offer MSc and PhD courses in plant breeding and related fields. For a list of courses availabel in this field please follow this link.

Project work or degree project

If you are interested in project work in molecular plant biology, for shorter applied projects or for a Master’s degree projects, you are welcome to contact any of the research groups tied to Plant Link or the PlantLink deputy director.

Do you, or your research group, have a proposal for degree projects or other applied projects and want them to be published here? Please send a short description and contact details to Plant Link’s deputy director.

We also have collaboration with several companies in the region (see the list below for some of them). For internships or projects at any of these companies please contact the PlantLink director for details.
Example of companies for internships

Lyckeby www.lyckeby.com
NordGen www.nordgen.org
Nordic Beet Research (NBR) www.nordicbeet.nu
ScanBi Diagnostic www.scanbidiagnostics.com
Lantmännen www.lantmannen.com
Syngenta www.syngenta.se

Does your company want to be added to this list? Please contact Plant Link’s deputy director