The Erasmus Mundus project with a budget of 3.032.00,00 EUR was accepted by the European Union. Agrobigen is a partner in this project as a main private sector actor.


The project done by Ondokuz Mayıs University, Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition faculty members Prof. Dr. Rıdvan Kızılkaya, Prof. Dr. Coşkun Gülser and Prof. Dr. Orhan Dengiz, with the support of OMU International Relations Office officers Hiroko Kawamorita and Birol Kurt was accepted by the European Union (EU) Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency – (EACEA) with a budget of 3 million 32 thousand euros. The project titled “Erasmus Mundus Master in Soil Science (emiSS)” realized by the Faculty of Agriculture academicians within the scope of the Erasmus+: Key Action 1- Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees (EMJMD) 2019 call is also the highest budget EU project of OMU. A Master's Programme on Soil Science will be carried out within the scope of the project coordinated by the Department of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition. HEIs Southern Federal University (SfeDU) from Russia, University of Agriculture in Krakow (UAK) from Poland, Agricultural University Bulgaria (AU) and Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) are the partners of the project, and scientists from HEIs in Bosnia Herzegovina, Georgia, Iran, Japan, Kazakhstan, Libya, Serbia, Tunisia and Ukraine and Samsun Teknopark company AGROBIGEN R&D and the Federation of Eurasian Soil Science Societies will participate in the project as associate partners