/! Application deadline are closed. The applications for 2020 will be open in September 2019. The first term/semester will start in August 2020.

The next entry will take place in September 2019.

The first term/semester will start in August 2020.

Application deadline for non-Europeans.

(taking into consideration visa formalities and financing)
February 1st 2020

Application deadline for Europeans

March 1st 2020


You can apply to the program via an online form.
Once filled-in and with all the required documents uploaded, you will receive an automatic confirmation by e-mail, which is a summary of your application.

For those who are unable to apply via the online form, please contact us at: agroecos@isara.fr

Students must send with the application the following documents, in English:

  • A letter from the candidate describing his/her interest in agroecology (cover Letter – reasons for applying and career plans)
  • One mandatory reference letter (can send 2 if you will) written by a professor under whom the applicant has studied or carried out research or someone who has supervised a work/internship related to the applicant’s field of study. You can download an example here.
  • A copy with translation in English of your degree(s) :
    • For EU-applicants currently in the last year of BSc, a copy of the BSc will be required at least a month before the start of the programme (July).
    • For non-EU applicants and because of VISA procedures, a copy of the BSc will be required at least 6 months before the start of the programme (March).
  • A copy with translation in English of official transcripts from all colleges and universities or any other institution or higher education attended
  • Evidence of proficiency in English (TOEFL: 580 / IBT: 92 IELTS: 7). Please double check on the NMBU website to make sure requirement hasn’t changed: Language requirements for programmes taught in English for Master Programmes
  • If you took a French Baccalauréat, a copy of your “relevé de notes official” is required (INE apparant)
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A copy of your passport
  • A recent headshot picture (passport format)

Your complete application will be examined, and if more information are needed you will be contacted by e-mail or phone. The final selection will be done by the committee and the results will be communicated at the end of April at the latest.