Education and training
The Qualisud joint research unit encompasses several higher education establishments (Montpellier SupAgro, Montpellier University), which are dedicated to training specialized engineers (agronomics, agribusiness…), Masters and PhD students, or professionals. For its part, Cirad is firmly committed to training PhD students from France or Southern countries.
The researchers and lecturer--researchers of QUALISUD take part in specialized training in France, Overseas Departments (West Indies, Reunion Island), or abroad (Brazil, Costa Rica, Thailand, Vietnam…).
Diversified skills of the three research teams of QualiSud provide various disciplinary fields for various training levels, from initial training (graduate engineer, Masters and PhD) to continuous professional training, and to hosting foreign students and researchers in the laboratories. The main disciplinary fields concerned are biochemistry, microbiology, food science, process engineering…
QUALISUD’s lecturing researchers and researchers coordinate and take part in many different forms of training at Montpellier SupAgro and Montpellier University.
Embedding French and foreign students of various academic levels in QualiSud teams also contributes to training, through finding the future professionals of the agrifood sector.