List of Elective Modules

For a detailed module description, please refer to the current module catalogue.

  • Summer Term (SoSe):

  • M.Agr.0086 World agricultural markets and trade
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. B. Brümmer)
  • M.Agr.0124: Environmental Economics and Policy
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. Wollni)
  • M.Agr.0127 Breeding schemes in plant and animal breeding
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. T. Beissinger)
  • M.Agr. 0148 Policy analysis of agri-environmental schemes
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. M. Wollni)
  • M.Forst.1521 Ecopedology of the tropics and subtropics
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. E. Veldkamp)
  • M.SIA.A03M International and tropical food microbiology and hygiene
    (Göttingen, N. N.)
  • M.SIA.A04 Livestock reproduction physiology
    (Göttingen, Ms C. Blaschka)
  • M.SIA.A05 Aquaculture in the tropics and subtropics
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. J. Tetens)
  • M.SIA.A07 Unconventional livestock and wildlife management, utilization and conservation
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. E. Schlecht) every second year, alternating with A08
  • M.SIA.A08 Social-ecology in livestock production systems
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. B. Kaufmann) every second year, alternating with A07
  • M.SIA.A13M Livestock-based sustainable land use
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. E. Schlecht )
  • M.SIA.E12M Quantitative research methods in rural development economics
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. M. Qaim)
  • M.SIA.E.18 Organization of food supply chains
    (Göttingen, Dr. V. Otter)
  • M.SIA E24 Topics in rural development economics
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. Wollni)
  • M.SIA.E31 Strategic management
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. C. Herzig)
  • M.SIA.E39: Critical and Collective Perspectives on the Global Food System
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. Andreas Thiel)
  • M.SIA.I11M Free project
    (Göttingen and Witzenhausen, any professor)
    Guide for students
  • M.SIA.I23: Sustainable agricultural practices in Mediterranean regions
    (Witzenhausen, Dr. Cristina Quintas Soriano)
  • M.SIA.P08 Pests and diseases of tropical crops
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. S. Vidal)
  • M.SIA.P10 Tropical agro-ecosystem function
    (Göttingen, Dr. R. F. Kühne)
  • M.SIA.P19M Experimental Techniques in Tropical Agronomy
    (Göttingen, Dr. R. F. Kühne)
  • M.SIA.P23M Modern plant nutrition - application of molecular methods in plant nutrition research
    (Göttingen, Jun.-Prof. Dr. M. Tränkner)
  • M.SIA.P25: Sustainable agricultural practices in Mediterranean regions
    (Witzenhausen, Dr. Cristina Quintas Soriano)


  • Winter Term (WiSe):

  • M.Agr.0156: Microfinance for the Rural Poor: A Business Class
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. O. Mußhoff)
  • M.Forst.1512 International forest policy and economics
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. C. Paul)
  • M.Forst.1615 Forest growth and tree-based land use systems
    (Göttingen, Dr. S. Graefe)
  • M.SIA.A02M Epidemiology of international and tropical animal infectious diseases
    (Göttingen, N. N.)
  • M.SIA.A06 Global aquaculture production, markets and challenges (every second year)
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. G. Hörstgen-Schwark)
  • M.SIA.A11 Tropical animal husbandry systems
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. E. Schlecht)
  • M.SIA.A15M Scientific writing in natural sciences
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. E. Schlecht)
  • M.SIA.E02 Agricultural price theory
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. B. Brümmer)
  • M.SIA.E13M Microeconomic theory and quantitative methods of agricultural production
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. M. Qaim)
  • M.SIA.E17M Management and management accounting
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. C. Herzig)
  • M.SIA.E33 Responsible and sustainable food business in global contexts
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. C. Herzig)
  • M.SIA.E34: Economic Valuation of Ecosystem Services in Developing Countries
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. M. Wollni)
  • M.SIA.E36: Institutions and the Food System
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. Andreas Thiel)
  • M.SIA.E37 Agricultural policy analysis
    (Göttingen, Dr. S. Lakner)
  • M.SIA.I02 Management of (sub-) tropical landuse systems (jedes zweite Jahr)
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. A. Bürkert)
  • M.SIA.I06M Exercise on the quality of tropical and subtropical products
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. E. Pawelzik)
  • M.SIA.I07 International land use systems research (jedes zweite Jahr)
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. E. Schlecht)
  • M.SIA.I11M Free project
    (Göttingen and Witzenhausen, any professor)
    Guide for students
  • M.SIA.P21 Energetic use of agricultural crops and field forage production (every second year)
    (Witzenhausen, Prof. Dr. M. Wachendorf)
  • M.SIA.P22 Managment of tropical plant production systems
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. Reimund P. Rötter)
  • M.WiWi-VWL.0008 Development economics 1: Macro issues in economic development
    (Göttingen, Prof. Dr. S. Klasen)


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