Project Erasmus+ : IMPROvE_AGRO

Internationalising Master Programmes in Agriculture via English Medium Instruction

Ziel des Projekts IMPROvE_AGRO ist es, durch die Internationalisierung von Masterstudiengängen in der Land- und Forstwirtschaft die Qualität und Verfügbarkeit von Hochschulbildung in Kasachstan, der Monoglei und Russland zu erhöhen.

Erasmus+ Project

The aim of the project is to strengthen regional cooperation in the area of educating specialists for Agriculture and Forestry by internationalizing Master programmes and developing inter-institutional partnerships. The project will run for a period of three years (2020 to 2023) and will integrate the efforts of universities and companies in Germany, Greece, UK, Russia, Kazakhstan and Mongolia.
The goal of the project is to contribute to modernize and increase the quality and availability of higher education in Kazakhstan, Mongolia and Russia via internationalizing Master programmes in Agriculture and Forestry by bringing them in line with EU quality standards, introducing English Medium Instruction (EMI) and blended learning delivery.


On behalf of the EC:  Prof. Dr. Matthias Hutz, University of Education, Freiburg, Germany
On behalf of the partner countries: Dr. Dr. h.c. Galina V. Telegina, Tyumen State University


  • Freiburg University of Education, Germany
  • Aston University, Birmingham, UK
  • Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Tyumen State University, RF
  • Altai State Agricultural University, Barnaul, RF
  • Krasnoyarsk State Agrarian University, RF
  • Kazakh National Agrarian University, Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • S. Toraighyrov Pavlodar State University, Kazakhstan
  • Mongolian University of Life Sciences, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
  • National University of Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
  • LLC “Centre for Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering”, Tyumen, RF
  • Tobolsk Complex Scientific Station, Tobolsk, RF