ISARA • Lyon, France
ISARA-Lyon is one of the French “Grandes Écoles” (graduate college) with focus on agricultural, food and environmental science. It's internationally recognized and offers Bachelor's and Master's degree programmes in agronomy, food and environmental science. ISARA-Lyon has more than 50 years experience in training students in those fields. It was created in 1968 and now has over 900 students (Master of Engineering, MSc degrees, Bachelor degrees). ISARA-Lyon places great value on its diversity and in order to provide students with study abroad options, works closely with 130 partner universities worldwide. ISARA-Lyon aims to be a French higher education school with an international dimension. The institute made it its goal to become even more international and intercultural and to train the future leaders in their domain of expertise: Agroecology & sustainable food systems and Innovation & Entrepreneurship. Various programmes are taught in English and French and are open to international students. The possibility to obtain a second diploma at a partner university is another enticing reason to study at ISARA-Lyon. Double degree students can get two diplomas at the end of their studies (with one to two additional semesters) so that they can receive ISARA-Lyon's diploma and the diploma of the foreign partner university.