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French Institute for Life, Food and Horticultural Sciences and Landscaping


Specialising in horticulture and landscaping, AGROCAMPUS OUEST Angers Centre has been based for forty years in the heart of a territory with a long horticultural tradition, which has now become one of European’s leading horticultural and seed production areas.

The close relationships between stakeholders from the economic, research and educational sectors, and the regularity and consistency of the activities of the regional authorities, over the course of two decades, has brought Angers recognition for its impressive plant cluster, accredited as a competitive cluster of global reach, Végépolys.

Key figures
- 128 teaching staff and administrative and technical staff
- 643 students

Teaching and research areas

  • Horticultural industry economics and landscape economics
  • Horticulture, plants and seeds
  • Plant pathology
  • Landscaping and environment


Accreditation in 4 doctoral schools:

Materials, equipment and resources

  • Grounds for teaching and experimental purposes (greenhouses and gardens for applied use)
  • Lecture halls (available for hire)

Partners of the plant campus


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