Master of Science and Engineering - Major in Agricultural Science 

Active Pedagogy

The program is built on project-based teaching : it consists of an active teaching, consisting of an active teaching method i.e. the learning by doing method through: 
- Innovation learning centers
- Flipped classrooms
- Field trips 
- Teaching and group projects supervised by professionals from the corporate world
- Co-design labs


One day a week is dedicated to team projects, which are monitored by a Professor and a representative from the corporate world or a partner company. 
Examples of projects: 
- Farming by satellites: new technologies in agriculture
- Hydroponics
- Agriculture and development of plants for medicinal purposes
- Urban farming 
- Conversion of farms from traditional to organic farming systems

Admission procedure

Eligibility and Pre requisites

  • Min. Bachelor degree in life sciences (agriculture, food science, biology or any related field)
  • Good level of English certified by a test: TOEFL IBT 80, TOEIC 785, IELTS 6.0 or equivalent… 
  • French is NOT a pre-requisite

The selection is based on 

  • The academic level of the applicant,
  • The motivation and interest of the applicant in the program (why does it suit your professional projects…),
  • The motivation to pursue studies in France,
  • Level of French is a plus but not compulsory.

Tuition fees

  • Tuition fees: €6,000/year (For admission in september 2017)
  • Living expenses in France: Approx. €650/month
  • Miscellaneous fees (insurance, VISA, etc.): Approx. €300/year

In France, ISA LILLE  
International office
48 boulevard Vauban
59046 Lille Cedex - France
Ph : 00 33(3) 28 38 46 40 / 48 23
Fax : 00 33(3) 28 38 48 47
Email :

In India, ISA OFFICE  
Ms Brijveen Sabherwal
India Representative - Manager of ISA DELHI Office
K-50 IIIrd Floor,
Jangpura Extension,
New Delhi - 110014
Mobile: +91 98737 56563
Email : brijveen.sabherwal(at)yncrea(dot)fr