Last changed: 22 November 2017

Bachelor's and Master's level

Foto: Julio Gonzalez, SLU

Bachelor programmes

Courses in genetics and breeding at candidate and master level are given within, for example, the Bachelor's programmes Animal Science, Ethology and animal welfare and Veterinary medicine.


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


Degree projects

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

Director of studies
Anna Johansson

Postgraduate level (PhD)


If you are interessted in doctoral studies at SLU, read more on the following pages:

Doctoral studies at the VH faculty

Doctoral education at SLU (Staff web)

General information about PhD education at SLU

Published doctoral theses

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