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Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Plant Breeding - 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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15 Mar
emPLANT, selection results, intake 1, scholarship, Erasmus Mundus
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 Feb
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 ...

20 Nov
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 ...

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Seed workers in Europe


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