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emPLANT launch conference
emPLANT official launch

On August 30, 2018 the emPLANT Consortium has officially launched the Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Plant Breeding – emPLANT with the first emPLANT students. For the occasion, outstanding professionals of the seed sector were present to meet the students and give a conference on “What does the future hold for plant breeding?”: Plant Breeding

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emPLANT Selection results – Intake 1 – Candidates under EM-scholarships

At the end of this post you will find the selection results of candidates under Erasmus Mundus scholarships for Intake 1 (2018-2020) of emPLANT. The file contains a main list and a reserve list for the two categories of applicants: Partner Country and Program Country candidates (see differences between both categories here). Selected applicants for

2nd call for 2018-2020 emPLANT applications
Second call for 2018-2020 applications

The second call for 2018-2020 emPLANT applications for students opens on February 1st, 2018. That second call opens only for self-funded students and ends on February 28th, 2018. The online form is available on the emPLANT website (see ‘How to apply’ tab).

Article emPLANT in European Seed
Article about emPLANT

A new article about emPLANT has been published in the November 2017 issue of European Seed company. Main features of the Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Plant Breeding emPLANT are developped in 5 questions from page 40 to 42 of the flip-book.

Call for 2018-2020 applications master plant breeding
Call for 2018-2020 applications

The call for 2018-2020 applications for students opens on November 1st, 2017. You can apply until January 31st, 2018 thanks to the online form available on the emPLANT website (see ‘How to apply’ tab). By applying online you automatically apply for an EMJMD scholarship. Around 20 scholarships are available for 2018-2020 academic years.

kick-off emPLANT- consortium members
emPLANT kick-off meeting

emPLANT consortium is meeting for the first time in one of the five partner universities to start the project up. The kick-off meeting will take place on October 30th and 31st, 2017 on the campus of ‘Institut Polytechnique UniLaSalle’. The ‘Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences’ (Sweden), the ‘University of Helsinki’ (Finland), the ‘Universitat Politècnica de

Start of Erasmus Mundus emPLANT

The new Erasmus Mundus Master program in Plant Breeding officially starts its preparatory year on September 1st, 2017 before welcoming its first batch of students in August 2018. Such an exciting year is coming!  

Last updated : October 14, 2017