Montpellier SupAgro • Montpellier, France
Montpellier Sup Agro was founded in 1842. The National Institute of Further Education in Agricultural Science has more than 1600 students enrolled in Bachelor, Master, PhD level degree programmes, and agricultural engineering training curricula. At Montpellier Sup Agro, 80 professors, 345 external lecturer and 450 other staff members make up the academic staff on site. The school prepares its students for careers in the Agricultural sector. In order to do so, the institution offers courses in international scientific and technical cooperation and sustainable development in Agriculture, Agri-Food Science, Environment and Rural Management. Graduates of Montpellier Sup Agro are well-equipped for their future positions as agricultural engineers with the abilities to generate strategies for feeding the planet and to manage sustainable resources and territories. Studying at the university is a multinational experience- 25% of the students aren't from France; 50% of the PhD students are from abroad. The school's perfect location in Montpellier, adds to the outstanding academic and scientific environment. The institution is part of Agropolis International which brings together over 2000 scientific researchers who work in 112 research units. Courses are focusing on enriching the students' knowledge of international processes and the development of socio-economic partnerships. The school is worldwide recognized for its leading pole of expertise.