A unique opportunity to enjoy a summer in Spain studying agribusiness,
learning Spanish and embracing the Mediterranean Diet and culture

What makes this summer program unique?

Much more than
an academic program

Learn from the experts all about the value chain for Mediterranean products.


Join students from all over the world and build strong networking connections.

agribusiness sector

Discover Spain's dynamic food industry through its wines, olive oil, seafood, fruit & vegetables and gastronomy.


Come out of the classroom and be part of your learning journey.

Spanish language
and culture

Enjoy daily language classes and gain insight into Spain’s culture and customs through its gastronomy.

Optional 4-week
internship program

Gain international work experience and apply what you have learnt during the program.

Key program highlights

Everything you need to know

An unforgettable experience starts here.
Take a look at the calendar and program for MABS18

About us

Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza (IAMZ-CIHEAM)

IAMZ is one of the four Mediterranean Agronomic Institutes of the CIHEAM (International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies). CIHEAM is an intergovernmental organization created in 1962 under the auspices the Council of Europe and the OECD. IAMZ is located on the Campus of Aula Dei, one of the largest and most prestigious agricultural science complexes in Spain, promoting synergy between the scientific community, businesses and students.

Training is our mission

Training is a core activity at IAMZ and our approach is international and multidisciplinary. Each year we welcome over 400 participants and 250 guest lecturers from around 80 countries. We offer short courses on cutting-edge scientific and technical issues targeted to professionals and MSc programs for graduates. We are also partners of excellence in training, collaborating with universities, companies and other international organizations (EEAP, EFSA, EU, FAO, ICARDA, IOC, OECD, UN, WTO, etc.) through research projects and networks to design and tailor courses and training activities according to the needs and objectives of our partners, but mainly to help them disseminate the outcome of their projects and network activities.


Why choose Spain?