The University of Seville was established in 1505 and it is one of the oldest and largest universities in Spain, with more than 70000 students and around 5000 researchers (around 4500 permanent teaching + research staff). Its total budget is greater than 450 mill € and the annual research budget is about 70 mill €, [...]


University of Parma, with a community of 30,000 students and around 1,900 faculty and staff members, is the second largest University in Emilia-Romagna and one of the oldest in Europe (1117). Research activities range from agricultural and food sciences to biotechnologies, from ecology to experimental medicine, including law, economics and arts. The Course catalogue consists [...]


The Jožef Stefan International Postgraduate School (Mednarodna podiplomska šola Jožefa Stefana, MPS), founded in 2004, is a higher education establishment and a research organization. It employs about 70 teaching and research staff and has more than 200 PhD students. It provides highest quality postgraduate studies through a joint research and educational process. It contributes to [...]


SLU is one of Sweden’s most research-intensive universities, charged with the task of developing sustainable management and use of biological natural resources. Education and research at the university spans a spectrum from genes and molecules to biodiversity, animal health, sustainable forestry, food supply, societal planning and sustainable urban and rural development, as well as global [...]


USAMV Cluj-Napoca is one of the most prestigious Life Science Universities in Romania. More than 2,000 students specialized in agriculture, horticulture, biotechnology & animal sciences, veterinary medicine and food science (5 Faculties) graduate, each year, from our university. The university has passed the national accreditation of ARACIS with the best appreciation, was evaluated twice by [...]


ETH Zurich is one of the world’s leading international universities for technology and the natural sciences. It is well-known for its excellent education, groundbreaking fundamental research and for transferring its research results into practice. It offers researchers an inspiring working environment and its students a comprehensive education. Founded in 1855, ETH Zurich today has some 18,000 students from over 100 [...]


The University of São Paulo (USP, Universidade de Sao Paulo) is a public university, maintained by the State of São Paulo and affiliated with the State Secretariat of Economic, Scientific and Technological Development. Various world rankings, created to measure the quality of universities according to various criteria, particularly those related to scientific productivity, have widely [...]


The Chinese Academy of Sciences is the linchpin of China's drive to explore and harness high technology and the natural sciences for the benefit of China and the world. Comprising a comprehensive research and development network, a merit-based academic society and a system of higher education, CAS brings together scientists and engineers from China and [...]


INRA is the leading European agricultural research institute and one of the foremost institutes in the world for agriculture, food and the environment. It is also the second largest public research institute in France. The research conducted at INRA concerns agriculture, food, nutrition and food safety, environment and land management, with particular emphasis on sustainable [...]


AGES is a government owned agency with public mission and research organisation attached to the Federal Ministry for Health and to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management. Key responsibilities of AGES are food safety, agriculture and food security, nutrition, food quality and public health. AGES employs 1,400 staff at 5 main [...]