Application for Agris Mundus

This site is for the application to the Agris Mundus Master of Science.

Second call for application 2018 open!

The second call for applications for the 13th cohort (2018-2020) of the MSc in Sustaninable Development in Agriculture (Agris mundus) is now open. The call will be closed on June 4, 2018, midnight GMT. The results of the selection will be published on the Agris mundus website on June 13, 2018.

Remember that admissions from last year (2017-19) is still valid for two years. Successfull candidates at the  call for applicants 2017 do not need to reapply again. Applications from candidates who have already applied but who have not been selected, will not be considered again. Candidates who have been admitted before 2017, but could not join for any reason, can re-apply this year, while mentining this in their application.

To apply, you will be able to register only when the call is launched. What you will need then:


  1. Register a new account
  2. Sign in with the user-name and password you defined
  3. Fill the application forms
  4. Save each page once you have filled all the necessary fields
  5. Upload the required attachments
  6. Submit your application (checking and sending your data)
  7. Make sure that the 2 referees that you have chosen do upload their recommendation in the application website
  8. Make sure you've received an acknowledgement by email confirming your application
  9. Keep the originals of your attachments with you : you will have to send them by post only if you are selected.


Be ready and prepare from now the documents you will have to upload!

  • Select the track you intend to choose. 2 options will be made available to you among the Track themes . ;

  • Carefully read the instructions for the admission procedures;
  • Prepare the documents that you will need to upload :
    □ A copy of your academic degrees such as your BSc or BA, with official seal;
    □ if not in English, French, Spanish or Italian, a certified translation of the diploma;
    □ A copy of the transcripts for at least the last two years of studies proving your excellent results;
    □ A copy of your passport showing date, place of issue, date of expiration and personal details; ID card is allowed for EU students
    □ A Curriculum-vitae following the Standard European Format only. Prepare it from now!
    □ Motivation letter: Hand written and signed explanation of your own composition stating why you would like to attend the above mentioned masters programme and how this programme will help you in your work and career (2 pages);
    Note 1: this statement should not contain : description of the agricultural production or state or natural resources in your country, generally known facts, repetitions of what is stated in your CV. It should only state your personal motivation for attending the AGRIS MUNDUS course, your professional goals, your personal career objectives, and how this course will help you in achieving them.
    Note 2 : The documents of the list above are those required for the Agris mundus application. Sucessful candidates may be required to translate more documents (passport, transcripts, diploma ...) in the languages of the two Universities where they will study.
  • An English language test is not mandatory at the time of submission of your application. However, an IELTS level 6.5 will be requested on May 15th, 2017 if you are proposed for admission in  Cork or Wageningen, unless you are a native English speaker. Therefore be ready to provide your results to an IELTS English  language test before May 15th, 2017 in the case you are selected. If you have passed any test in French, Italian of Spanish, please also provide a copy of your results.
  • The name, email address and telephone of two referees will be required. Agris mundus will contact these referees and they will be asked to fill their recommendation also on line.