The CIHEAM Bari Master Programmesspan over one academic year and award 60 credits.
Their objective is to acquire theoretical and practical knowledge in the fields of land and water resources management, sustainable integrated pest management and organic agriculture.
Our Master Programmes are jointly organized with the Libera Università Mediterranea (LUM) -Jean Monnet- School of Management.
They are open to candidates of any nationality.
In particular, courses are addressed to: graduate students, young researchers, extension agents, civil servants, professionals in agriculture and rural development.
The Master Programmeslast nine months (from October to June, every year) and are structured into weekly modules, grouped intounits.
The modules include various education activitiesheld by visiting professors and in-house staff: class lectures, field works, practical and lab works, group and individual works.
All classes and activities are conducted in English.
Upon successful completion of the programme, students are awarded the Master of CIHEAM Bari Diploma, or the diploma jointly issued with LUM: Master of CIHEAM Bari/Master Universitario I livello. This last diploma has been recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR) since 2016.
The CIHEAM Bari Master of Science Programmes last two academic years and award 120 credits.
Their objective is to further the theoretical and practical knowledge acquired during the first year in the fields of land and water resources management, sustainable integrated pest management and organic agriculture.
The Master of Science Programmesare structured as follows: successful completion of the CIHEAM Bari Master Programmes and attendance of the second year devoted to a supervised research work.
The admission to the second year is decided by anad-hocscientific committee on the basis ofcriteria of merit, research topics and financial backing.
According to the thesis topic and under the supervision of CIHEAM Bari staff, the research work can be carried out in:
All theses must be written in English. Upon completion of the 2 academic years, students are awarded the CIHEAM Master of Science Diploma.
Since 2007, CIHEAM Bari has been issuing a Diploma Supplement (DS) to all students who are awarded the Master and Master of Science Diploma.
What is a Diploma Supplement?
The Diploma Supplement (DS) aims at improving international transparency and facilitating the academic and professional recognition of qualifications.
It provides a description of the nature, the level, the context, the content and the status of the studies that were successfully completed by the person concerned.
The Diploma Supplement is not a resume, a diploma, a transcript of records, and it is not an automatic system of recognition.
It consists of eight sections:
1. Information identifying the holder of the qualification
2. Information identifying the qualification
3. Information on the level of qualification
4. Information on the grading scheme and results gained
5. Information on the function of the qualification
6. Additional Information
7. Certification of the supplement
8. Information on the national system of higher education
What are the advantages of the Diploma Supplement?
For the student
For the institutions