The mission of the HORTINLEA Graduate School is to promote and support excellence in graduate education and training in the field of agricultural research and to foster the young researchers’ scientific career. The objectives of the programme are:

  • To provide young researchers with the scientific knowledge, skills and techniques to be able to conduct comprehensive research.
  • To foster the personal qualities necessary to be an effective researcher.
  • To enable young researchers become acquainted with the standards, requirements and professional ethics of research.
  • To cultivate among young researchers the knowledge and skills to work with others and ensure the wider impact of research outcomes.