Description of the organisation
Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra (SUA) is consistently rated in the top group for the high quality of its teaching and research in the Slovakia. It consists of six faculties: F. of Agrobiology and Food resources; F. of Biotechnology and Food Sciences; F. of Economics and Management; F. of European Studies and Regional Development; F. of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering and F. of Engineering. SUA offers bachelor, master and doctoral study programmes and provides foreign language training, access to information and communication technologies, vocational subjects taught in foreign languages and the opportunity to complete a part of study at prestigious universities abroad. AgroBioTech research centre at SUA (opened in 2015) is focused on agrobiodiversity, plant and animal biotechnologies, genetic technologies, embryotechnologies, nutritionally significant substances of plant and animal origin and their effects on human health, the complex research of possibilities of growing, storage and energetic conversion of biomass, etc. SUA is a member of several international organisations (VUA, EUA, ICA, CASEE, DRC, ASECU, IAU, GHERA).