Seed Production and Nursery Management


Campus Riello


Agriculture and Forest Sciences



Course length

3 years


selective entry test

Learning objectives

The course meets the demands of the labour market and provides specific skills for the planning and management of sustainable production of seeds and young plants with high quality characteristics. This course firstly aims to guarantee the student a theoretical-practical training in the fields of seed production of herbaceous crops (cereal, oilseed, forage, horticultural), horticultural, floricultural, forestry, ornamental nursery and fruit trees and in the registration and protection of new plants, which favors immediate transition into the world of work.

Career opportunities

Graduates will be able to work in:

Companies producing seeds and multiplying plant material in all agricultural and forestry sectors;
Marketing structures for seeds, plants and technical tools for nursery;
Plant material certification entities;
Professional studios.

Further education

The course does not foresee further education programmes.

Further information about the course

The course has an agreement with several seed industries and nurseries throughout the country in which the student will have to carry out the internship which corresponds to 50 CFU.

Programme Coordinator

Prof. Francesco Rossini

Contact us

Department of Agriculture and Forest Sciences

Via San Camillo de Lellis
01100 Viterbo

Director: Prof. Danilo Monarca



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