For the moment, 2 Higher Education Institutions have joined the DEFIAA consortium (Montpellier SupAgro and ENFSEA Toulouse)
Study in France
Before or after the DEFIAA programme, you have some opportunities if you decide you to study in France and get a degree. If you are interested or want to see the opportunities and procedures, please click here :
Montpellier SupAgro is a french higher education institution specialised in agriculture. It focuses primarily on agronomy related to the South and developing countries. With a capacity for 1500 master and PhD students, it offers a wide range of courses, research on agricultural systems and development processes and consulting services for economic development. Much practical training periods are offered to the students in France and abroad. The laboratories of research are also opened and can host foreign students for training periods.
The emphasis on South and developing countries is reinforced by the creation of the Institute for Higher Education in tropical Agri-food Industry and Rural Development (Institut des régions chaudes- Irc).
Since years, Montpellier SupAgro has built a strong policy of international relations to reinforce the capacity building of their partners. The increasing of mobility of students and staff may be the first step of a more active cooperation in common fields such as agro-food industry, data processing, water protection, livehood system…