International Visegrad Summer School: EURUS AGRI 2013 Food Sciences & Human Nutrition & Agribusiness & Innovation

About the event


„FOOD SCEINCES & HUMAN NUTRITION & AGRIBUSINESS & INNOVATION  summer school 2013 ”  is designed to provide students with an awareness of both food industry and retail and the consumer and market, giving a broad understanding of food studies, marketing principles and consumer approaches. Such an interdisciplinary approach will ensure the benefit for students of food science and business studies as well. Participants will pursue an enriching academic experience with Visegrad University Association faculty,  visiting scholars  and students.

The first week in Nitra, organized by the Slovak University of Agriculture, will include the topics on food production, food quality and safety, sustainable development , animal health, irrigation and others. We have also prepared  a visit of BOKU, Vienna sightseeing  and the Slovak Food and  Culinary festival.

The second week in Moscow, organized by the Russian State Agrarian University - MTAA, will include lectures on nutritional composition of food, regional and traditional food, market research and V4 implications and many other topics. A visit of St. Petersburg State Agrarian University and a sightseeing of St. Petersburg and Moscow are also prepared..

Besides the academic programme (and 2 ECTS) the summer school offers fully furnished housing, social activities and thematic fieldtrips.

Project info

Prof. Dr. Ing. Elena Horská
tel: +421376415522


Mgr. Vladislav Valach
tel: +421376415545

Postal address

Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Foreign Relations and International Programmes Office
Tr. Andreja Hlinku 2
949 76  Nitra