A Modern Curriculum with an Integrating Vision
Focusing on the Local Environment
Degree offers a modern study program adapted to present industry needs. It has
adopted a theoretical and practical approach where courses provide relevant
contents that can be immediately put into practice. This approach provides a
balance between theory and real life application, thus strengthening critical
thinking skills. The course program includes a large number of case studies and
examples from local and agribusinesses and international markets where Peruvian
agricultural industry products compete.
A Select Faculty Focusing on Agribusiness
includes accredited professors who are leaders in the agribusiness and food
industry. They are leaders and consultants in industry, government agencies and
international cooperation. They have put their real world experience in
preparing practice-oriented course program that can be applied to the world of
agribusiness, thanks to their deep understanding of industry issues.
Degree provides participants access to a select consultative council and
business leaders from the agribusiness industry at Q&A sessions, especially
designed to that end. At these meetings, experts shared their professional
experience on the topics addressed in each teaching module.
and online leveling courses are taught to students who hold a Bachelor’s Degree
in administration, economics, accounting or industrial engineering, or those
wishing to enroll in update or refresher courses and who master the required
academic tools for optimum performance during their stay in our programs. Enrolment
in leveling courses is open to students after their
registration in the corresponding program.
Management Skill Building
The Postgraduate School promotes skill and competency building in leadership,
negotiation, teamwork and interpersonal communication throughout the program.
The alumni network and the Outplacement Office
offer students and graduates the following services:
- Access to international employment
opportunities through our agreements with placement organizations.
- Conferences and other activities led by
experts which present economic, social and business related subjects.
- Access to up to date marketing tools,
career planning, compensation negotiation, resume writing and a network of
headhunters. These are provided by Right Management company, a world
leader in human management.
Master’s Degree in
Pacífico offers a Master’s Degree in Agribusiness Management . We offer a
Master’s Degree and not just a certificate.
Graduates from our program earn a nationally accredited diploma recognized
by most companies. As a result, participants obtain better value for their investment
in enhancing their long term professional career outlook.
Double International Academic Degree – Optional
Pacífico has partnered with Universidad de Almería (UAL) to provide
participants the opportunity to enroll for courses at UAL leading to a degree
in Master’s in Agribusiness Management, awarded
by Universidad de Almería, Spain.
To ensure participants will start their
study program with the academic foundation to pursue more sophisticated course
offerings, a compulsory free of charge program is taught at the beginning of
the study program, including a case study methodology and Excel tools
Interactive Learning Method
The Postgraduate School promotes
the “case study” method of learning that engages students in teamwork, board of
directors meeting simulation and argumentative and interpersonal communication
of executive positions.
In addition, it promotes the
use of other interactive methodologies such as online forums and the execution
of specialized conferences.
Participants will access many university services including:
Learning and Research Resource Center (CRAI)
Professional Context and Career Coaching Office
Business Development Services
Graduate Student Services
Updating Courses and Seminars
UP Business Information Services
Travel to the Interior of
Peru. Aware of the significant differences in agribusinesses in different
areas of Peru, the course’s first and third module include two trips to the
interior or Peru for visiting and examining specific business experiences. The
first visit will include travel to Peru’s rural coast. Intensive class
offerings are organized during this travel period. Major modern agricultural
operations in the Cañete and Ica areas are scheduled. The second trip will
visit operations in Peru’s central Andean and Amazon Forest regions, in
Huancayo, Tarma, Satipo and Villa Rica.
Study Trips Abroad –
Study Trip to Spain. The Master’s Degree program includes a study mission to Spain
leading to the Double Degree option. The trip includes a one-week stay at
Universidad de Almería and visits to various institutions and agribusinesses in
Almería province, one of the most important agro-exporting areas in Europe. In
addition, students will visit the international food fair in Barcelona.
Short Studies and Programs
Abroad. In addition, Postgraduate School students may pursue an academic
term at any of the 27 institutions having signed international postgraduate
level agreement with Universidad del Pacífico.