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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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7 Mar
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emPLANT Selection results – Intake 2 – Candidates under EM-scholarships

It is time for the results of the selection for emPLANT students under Erasmus Mundus scholarships!   At the end ...

25 Jan
emPLANT students testimonies
Promotional video from intake 1 students

Students of the first emPLANT cohort explain why they have chosen the Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Plant Breeding. Thank ...

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 ...

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