Last changed: 13 March 2023

At the Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics we are involved in teaching at all levels. You can also do your degree project or PhD here.

Bachelor's and Master's level

Bachelor programmes

Courses in genetics and breeding at candidate and master level are given within, for example, the Bachelors programmes Animal Science, Ethology and Animal Welfare and Veterinary Medicine. 


Here is a list of all courses given by the department. Courses with an English title are given in English. 

Freestanding courses

Do you want to learn more about animal genetic, animal breeding or bioinformatics? You can apply for one of our freestanding courses.

You may also apply to our course package in Bioinformatics.

Degreee projects

Are you interested in doing your degree project at the Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics? Here you can find suggestions for Master thesis topics (in Swedish only). 

Director of studies

Anna Johansson

Postgraduate level

If you are interested in doctoral studies at SLU, check the links below. 

Published doctoral these

During the years, many PhD students have graduated at our department. All theses from 2003 are available here: Published theses

Director of postgraduate studies

Fernando Lopez Pinto