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Education
Education

Education

We are attracting, developing and empowering talent to lead the transformation of the food system into an innovative sector that produces healthy and sustainable food, and is trusted by society.

From summer schools and online courses to dedicated Master and PhD programmes, we have developed a range of activities for anyone who wants to learn about food.

We work with leading higher education institutions and food companies to develop and offer exciting programmes to help individuals with their career in the food system.   

Our programmes are aimed at current and future students as well as professionals either wanting to work or already working in the sector. They are designed together with industry professionals and entrepreneurs and are tailored to fit around busy schedules.  

We have something for everyone. 

  • Advance your career by taking part in a range of courses for professional development to keep up-to-date and develop new skills. 
  • Solve global challenges by co-creating new solutions to transform the food system and have real impact in the world. 
  • Grow your business with our courses for entrepreneurs and SME owners, helping you to transform towards a more sustainable future. 
  • Learn with us by joining one of our online courses about the food system and how future trends will change how we produce and consume food! Everyone is welcome, these online opportunities are open to all. 
I want to advance my career

I want to advance my career

Our accredited and degree programmes are for professionals wanting to work in the food system

I want to solve problems in the food system

I want to solve problems in the food system

Our co-creation programmes are for students who want to help tackle big societal challenges

I want to grow my business

I want to grow my business

A special range of courses and workshops designed to help you grow your venture or SME

Learn with us

Learn with us

Check out our online courses and discover the latest ideas about the global food system.

Recent activities

Read all about our recent education activities

EIT Food Government Executive Academy
Education

EIT Food Government Executive Academy

Overview of EIT Food Government Executive Academy EIT Food Government Executive Academy brings together public sector representatives from 28 RIS countries, researchers working in the field of agrifood innovations from industry, academia and European institutions

Foodio - Food Solutions Master Class
Education

Foodio - Food Solutions Master Class

FOODIO was a challenge-based learning programme

RIS countries and regions

RIS countries and regions

If you look forward to getting involved in the revolution of the agrifood system and you are from Albania, Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Italy*, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland* Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain* or Turkey or Ukraine, you cannot miss these challenging activities! 

Learn more about our Regional Innovation Scheme

Want to join a project?

Projects are led by members of our EIT Food community.

Latest news

EIT Food COVID-19 Rapid Response Call for Innovation projects [Update] News

EIT Food COVID-19 Rapid Response Call for Innovation projects [Update]

06 July 2020

EIT Food is investing €6.17m in a COVID-19 Rapid Response Call for Innovation projects. This call was open to partners and non-partners of EIT Food. As part of the....

The ‘Los Salvacomidas’ initiative ends tomorrow after delivering 60,000 healthy children’s meals and recovering 3,000 kilograms of food News

The ‘Los Salvacomidas’ initiative ends tomorrow after delivering 60,000 healthy children’s meals and recovering 3,000 kilograms of food

29 June 2020

The initiative had the help of over 100 volunteers and over 50 NGOs, as well as the contribution of food from Angulas Aguinaga, Danone, Grupo AN, Bacalaos Alkorta, Okin, and Plá....