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Jan 12 - 25, 2025

innovation and sustainability in agri-business

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About us




Founded in 1909 in Angers, France, ESSCA is global, triple crown buisiness school with a wide portfolio of programmes and degrees in management. Located at eight different sites, including four campuses approved for non-French-speaking students in Angers, Paris, Budapest and Shanghai,


about us

With 4 campus locations in 3 different French regions, UniLaSalle is a center of higher education in earth, life- and environmental sciences. The school is recognized worldwide for its academic excellence and its commitment to sustainable development goals.

7,5 ECTS - 4 US credits

Course related field excursions

Single rooms in Beauvais at UniLaSalle guest house; double rooms in Paris and Angers.Meals in Beauvais at UniLaSalle student dining hall, picnics or restaurants. Lunch & dinner on your own in Angers.

Sunday, Jan 12, 2025 (arrival) Saturday, Jan 25, 2025 (departure)

Classes taught in English by UniLaSalle and ESSCA faculty7,5 ECTS - 4 US credits

Estimated program cost : 1700,00€

Progam locations:UniLaSalle - Beauvais Paris - (UniLaSalle and free time)ESSCA - Angers

Program at a glance

innovation and sustainability in AGRI-BUSINESS

Urban Agriculture : class and field excursion Parisfarewell UniLaSalle

AM class: Methanisation - green energy for the futurePM class: energy transition / digital transition in agricultureevening: transfer to Paris by train or taxi

AM class: Value based agri food chain PM class: Ag technology

All day field excursion - farmer's market, working farm

AM Beauvais campus visit; PM class: Agri-food CSR


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Fri, Jan 17

Thur, Jan 16

Mon, Jan 13

Sat 18 - free time in ParisSun 19 - AM: free time in Paris; PM: transfer by train or coach to Angers

Arrival & check-in Beauvais Sun, Jan 12

Wed, Jan 15

Tue, Jan 14

Program overview 2024

This timeline is tentative and subject to slight changes

Arrival and check-in Angers Sun, Jan 19

final class session; farewell lunch ESSCA


AM: class "green urban logistics" PM: excursion Végépolis

Full day cultural excursion to Nantes

AM: class "managing ethical purchasing"PM: site excursion Green City

welcome ESSCA - Angers classes (AM and PM) Evening: visit and tasting Carré Cointreau


Fri, Jan 24

Thur, Jan 23

Mon, Jan 20

Wed, Jan 22

Tue, Jan 21

Sat, 18- free time to explore ParisSun, 19- AM: free time in Paris; PM: tranfer by train or coach to Angers

Departure Paris Sat, Jan 25

Pre-departure session

  1. Pre-program orientation.
  2. Students are prepared to introduce themselves

1 online Pre-departure meeting


Online module

pre-departure meeting - REQUIRED


Urban Farming

Landscape in the Anjou region


Paris is a moveable feast

Coffee break


Marché - Farmers' market

Visits and activities


Estimated at :1700,00 € partner universities2100,00 € non partner universities

exchange rate

€ 1,00 =

  • $ 1,62 AUD
  • $ 1,48 CAD
  • $ 1,08 USD
(May 16, 2024)

Program cost


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application forms : will be sent directly to nominated students

Nominations: click here

nomination for essca partnersNOMINATION deadline: JUNE 14, 2024


nominations for unilasalle partnersNOMINATION deadline : JUNE 14, 2024

application forms : will be sent directly to nominated students

Nominations: click here for nomination form