Our institution

Higher Education Institution Agronomy, food, environment

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We develop international education and research projects in agroecology and sustainable food systems.

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Marine Pobel Head of International Relations Department

Our institution

ISARA-Lyon is a French "grande école" (graduate college) specialized in agricultural, food and environmental science. It is recognized by the French Ministry of Agriculture.
For more than 50 years, ISARA has been offering a wide range of Bachelor and Master level curricula in agronomy, food science, agribusiness and environmental science.

 ISARA-Lyon develops three main activities:

1) Higher eductaion programmes

Bachelor and master level curricula, with a very specific pedagogy combining theory and practices, covering the following subjects :

-          Agriculture, environment & natural resources management,

-          Agrifood, food & industrial management,

-          Sustainable rural development,

-          Markets & corporate management,

-          Wine production

2) Advisory services and vocational training

dedicated to company, professional organization and local authority

3) Applied research activities

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Our advisory services and research activities are mainly focused on two fields :

AGROECOLOGY & SUSTAINABLE FOOD SYSTEMS

INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP

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Key facts  

 

 

Isara-Lyon is a non-profit organisation under the French law of 1901, placed under the authority of the French Ministry of Agriculture.

Creation : 1968

Budget : 11 M€

Staff : 110 employees and more than 200 scientific and professional experts

Students : 900 (Master of Engineering, Msc degrees, Bachelor degrees)

Partner universities : 130 worldwide

Graduated "Ingénieurs" : 3,600 persons