MSc in Agroecology

Higher Education Institution Agronomy, food, environment


I studied the MSc Agroecology to contribute to turn conventional into sustainable farming and food systems in Vietnam.


Thanh MSc Graduate in Agroecology

MSc in Agroecology

A European MSc, coordintated by a consortium consiting of France Agro3 (Formerly FESIA), France and NMBU, Norway, preparing graduates to produce innovation in agroecology, to create and support sustainability in the farming and food systems. For the two-year programme a double degree is delivered.


Agroecology is the interdisciplinary science that provides information, methods of analysis, evaluation and improvement to promote development of secure and sustainable food systems. Methods from natural and social sciences are integrated to deal with the complex challenges of meeting human food needs in a resource-efficient manner that is economically sound, environmentally benign and socially acceptable. 


The programme provides the ecological principles to study, design and manage agroecosystems that are both productive and natural resource preserving, socially just and economically viable.

The MSc Agroecology is designed as a two-year curriculum including a practical thesis project. International mobility is a key feature of the programme.

The MSc prepares students to link theory to practice and to cope with complex situation at different scales by combining scientific learning with professional and practical experiences.

Two options are open to interested students,

More information on our dedicated Websites :

European MSc Agroecology in cooperation with the Norwegian University of Life Science:

MSc Agroecology - Organic Agriculture, in cooperation with Wageningen University:

All about the two options :

At the end of the curriculum, students obtain the French MSc Agroecology and the Norwegian Master of Science Agroecology or the Dutch Master of Science in Organic Agriculture, according to the option chosen.



More information:

Key facts  

  • An international curriculum with international cohorts
  • The obtention of two MSc degrees at the end of your studies
  • The whole programme is taught in English

The programme offers two options. The first one in partnership with the University of Wageningen (focus on organic agriculture) and the second with the Norwegian university of Life Sciences (focus on the agroecosystems).

It aims at international students with a strong interest in sustainable agriculture and ecosystem management. They will learn to apply systems approaches in studying, designing and evaluating (agricultural) systems and food production chains, and to develop creative solutions for sustainable farming and marketing of organic products.

We wish good luck to all the applicants.


Emilien PAX

International Relations Department

+33 - (0)4 27 85 85 10

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