From Agriculture

The Master’s in Plant Breeding (emPLANT) welcomes its first students

The Beauvais campus welcomed its first Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Plant Breeding intake on Thursday August 30 for the start-of-year seminar. The 27 students, from around the world, attended several talks on the « What does the future hold for plant breeding? » theme. Partners of the project, UniLaSalle associate professors and people from outside the…

Master of Science in Urban Agriculture & Green Cities, for students from all around the world!

The Master of Science in Urban Agriculture and Green Cities, launched in 2017, welcomed its second intake this year. There are no fewer than six nationalities on this new Master’s program, which shows that urban agriculture is attracting international attention. Marie-Asma Ben-Othmen, Program Head, welcomes this: « This geographical diversity, combined with the students’ educational background (Agronomy,…

UniLaSalle welcomes the first MSc Agricultural Food & Data Management intake!

UniLaSalle Rouen has welcomed the first Master of Science Agricultural Food & Data Management intake this year. A dozen French and international students have been accepted on this course, which combines digital technologies with agricultural engineering*. « The very rapid development of digital technologies means the emergence of new approaches to agriculture, requiring new skills. The…

A greener city

The Master of Science in Urban Agriculture & Green Cities, launched last year, gives students the opportunity to develop flagship projects with local stakeholders in Normandy. This year, two UniLaSalle students were pleased to be asked to carry out a study for the Seine Normandy Urban Community: « The Normandy Urban Community approached us to work…

Plant Breeding: a comprehensive pan-European Master’s

The Erasmus Mundus Master’s program in Plant Breeding is focused on crop improvement and the creation of new crop varieties. It provides training for students in the principles and techniques of genetically improving plants, incorporating new technologies based on the latest breakthroughs in molecular biology to help increase agricultural yield while reducing the impact of…

A program that combines agriculture with new technologies

Have you ever heard of « agricultural big data »? If concepts like machine learning, artificial intelligence, deep learning, data analytics, data visualization and blockchain technology get your pulse racing, then the Master of Science Agricultural and Food Data Management is the perfect program for you!