Specialization ISARA Agriculture, environment and resource management

Higher Education Institution Agronomy, food, environment

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Classes include many case studies, and the close cooperation with companies is essential for students’ professional insertion.

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Octavio Engineer exchange student, Mexico

Agriculture, Environment and Resource management

To implement and manage innovative technical projects within agricultural chains (plant and/or animal production chains) with a sustainable development objective.

Skills and abilities

  • Understand and analyse agrosystems functioning
  • Implement a technical know-how to the benefit of plant and/or animal production chains
  • Implement the tools for diagnosis, assessment and design of innovative agrosystems
  • Manage the relations and the interface between production and processing
  • Ensure the quality and safety of agricultural products
  • Integrate a sustainable management of resources: control of agricultural pollution, biodiversity conservation, soil conservation and water quality management
  • Know the challenges of production chains (stakeholders, regulation, economic and social challenges).

Some examples of jobs occupied by our graduates:

  • Agro-environmental project manager
  • R&D manager in agroforestry
  • Farmer 
  • Commercial development manager
  • Researcher / PhD Fundamental - Applied research
  • Sustainable development / environmental affairs advisor

At Master level, you can choose selected optionals matching the "Agriculture, environment and resource management" specialization.

Year 4: 2 to 3-week options:

  • Water management
  • Biotechnology issues & prospects for agriculture
  • Organic agriculture, territories and markets
  • Energy sources and resource management
  • Microorganisms and traditional food
  • Biodiversity
  • Mountains and moutain ecosystems

Year 5: specialization semesters (14 weeks)

  • Livestock farming, environment and health
  • Agroecology and agronomical innovations
  • Economic development and project management in rural areas

 

More information on our 8 specialization semesters

Contact

Sigolène Verneret

International Relations Department

+33 - (0)4 27 85 85 10

student@isara.fr