Bordeaux Sciences Agro is a public higher education establishment and agronomic research facility under the aegis of the French Ministry of Agriculture, Agrifood and Forestry. Founded in 1962, it trains 600 students every year who follow the Agronomist degree courses in their initial education as students or apprentices, or in one of the six Master’s degrees co-accredited by universities in Bordeaux or national partners, and in the specialised Master’s degree with the ‘Conférence des Grandes Ecoles’ label.