Participants, Application & Admission


Young graduates or postgraduates (<35 years) with a BSc, MSc or PhD degree in Agriculture, Rangeland or Grassland Science, or a related academic field.

The number of participants is limited to a maximum of 18. There will be a maximum of 3 students per project.


Applicants must apply for admission. Applications must include the academic CV, a description of his/her scientific interests and a statement of the motivation for attending the course. Further, applicants must provide proof of English skills, preferentially by having passed the TOEFL or IELTS test.

Applications should be sent by e-mail to gruenlandlehre(at) until 01 February 2019.
Applications received after this date will not be considered.

Evaluation of applications and admission

Applications are evaluated by the organizers.

Decisions on admission are taken until middle of February 2019. Accepted applicants are informed by e-mail.