College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

International Agreements

The College of Agriculture & Natural Resources has partnered with universities around the world. The following is a list of all the universities that AGNR has signed agreements of memorandum of understanding.

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Photo: MOU Signing between UMD-AGNR and TECRO (Taipei Economic and Cultural Representive Office, Washington, DC.  Left to Right: (seated) Cheng-i Wei, Dean of UMD-AGNR; (standing) UMD Pres. Mote; (seated) UMD Provost Farvardin; (standing) TECRO Deputy Representative Dr. Jacob Chang; (seated) Dr. Chin-Sheng Chang, Director of TECRO Cultural Division.

Most Recent:

Serbia/Kosovo

 Latvia

Mexico

Taiwan

Ethiopia

  • Addis Ababa University to develop faculty and student exchanges and conduct joint research (May 2013)
  • Bahir Dar University to develop faculty and student exchanges and conduct joint research (May 2013)
  • Debre Berhan University to develop faculty and student exchanges and conduct joint research (Aug. 2014)
  • University of Gondar to develop faculty and student exchanges and conduct joint research (May 2013)
  • Jimma University to develop faculty and student exchanges and conduct joint research (May 2013)

Nigeria

  • Cross River State Government of Nigeria (August 2013) to exchange faculty, researchers, scientists, students for teaching and research; exchange scholars for seminars and conferences; and joint research activities. Cross River, Nigeria is a sister-state of Maryland (August 2013)

China

India

 

Malaysia

 

Argentina

Russia

  • Kursk State Agricultural Academy (2009, 2004): co-taught classes by video-conference, student exchange, development of Extension, curriculum development.
  • Moscow State Agro-Engineering University (2007, 2004, 2001): Assisting in developing a distance education capability and an electronic publication in cooperation with the Ministry of Food and Agriculture.
  • Moscow State Environmental Engineering University (2007; 2005): develop distance learning, faculty and student exchange, development of joint research, training and extension programs, curriculum development.  
  • Russian Academy of Agriculture Sciences (2001): Agricultural policy alternatives for economic growth of agriculture in both countries. Bio-safety and vaccine development for poultry. Nutrient management. Phytoremediation.
  • Stavropol State Agrarian University (2005): develop distance learning center.
  • Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Agriculture and Food (2001): Conduct joint research, training and distance education.

France

Costa Rica

Vietnam

  • Tan Tao University.  Joint research, faculty exchange and projects, esp. Food Safety & Security (June 2011)

Republic of Georgia 

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