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Welcome to emPLANT

Welcome to emPLANT

The Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Plant Breeding – emPLANT – is a two years Master degree offered by a consortium of five leading European universities in the field of plant breeding, plant biology, seed technology and biotechnology in order to face the challenges of global changes such as population growth and climate change.


The objective of emPLANT is to remedy to the lack of qualified highly skilled plant breeders on Master and PhD level with a training program that combines science, management, law, intercultural competence and language skills.

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1 Oct
Call for emPLANT applications 2019-2021 is open
Call for applications 2019-2021 is open

The first call for emPLANT applications 2019-2021 is now open. In applying during this call you automatically apply for an ...

30 Aug
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 ...

15 Mar
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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 ...

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emPLANT universities


Associated partners


Seed workers in Europe


Offered courses