Fall research training semester at l'Institut Agro Montpellier

Published: 14 April 2023

M1 Fall research training semester, taught entirely in English, is getting a makeover this year for international mobility students!

Junior research lab

The fundamentals of the JRL-AT are:
1- Learning through a collaborative research project conducted by groups of students for 200 hours over the semester from September to December. The students define these projects within a conceptual and logistic framework proposed by a team of tutors. Students determine the project and the scientific questions, acquire the data, analyze them IT, write a scientific article, and defend their project individually. 12 ECTS
2- Active learning sessions organized throughout the duration of the project allow them to acquire the skills necessary for the scientific approach. 2 ECTS
3- 3 disciplinary modules to choose from among 9 in problem-based learning allow them to deepen their knowledge of a given disciplinary field (2 ECTS per module)
4- A module dedicated to the latest research developments in the field of environmental assessment is optionally available in January (4 ECTS)
Details and testimonials:

Course directors for more information:,

Grant for selected students:
1- An international mobility grant of 600€.
2- A living allowance of 600€ per month for 4 months from September to December
3- An internship grant of 600€ per month for 6 months from January to June for a research internship in a public laboratory in Montpellier.
4- Participation in the IDIL graduate school in its activities shared with 9 other master courses, and in particular "inlabs," short initiations to various themes in the labs (2 ECTS for 3 inlabs)
Applications must be submitted as soon as possible according to the following procedure:
1 - Nomination must be sent to:
    * for students coming from Europe ou North America
    * for the rest of the world
2 - Students will receive an email with their login and password to fill their application