The international relations of Changins have a long tradition in its educational as well as its research program. Historically, 30% of all Bachelor students have their origin in the EU and overseas. A similarly strong international participation is anticipated in the newly created Master program. It creates a spirit of oppenness and creativity which prepares the students ideally for the challenges in their careers.

Changins’ international relations take different forms:

  • The Summer University which is a great opportunity for students from the different partner institutions to share their knowledge, experiments and cultural background during a 4-week program.

Actual partner institutions:

- Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, USA

- University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

- Stellenbosch University, Matieland, South Africa 

  • Different study trips abroad, during the Bachelor curriculum, are organized during the 6th semester, with courses, field trips and visits of wineries and vineyards, especially with the:

- Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Piacenza, Italy

- Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France

- Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia do Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil

  • There are mobility programms for Bachelor students to study two semesters or to achieve their Bachelor. Partnership agreements have been signed with:

- Brock University, St. Catharines, Canada

- Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa

- Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, Australia

- WeinCampus Neustadt, Neustadt, Germany

- Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France

  • We are full member of the International Vintage Master, a consortium of 12 universities around the world bringing together professors and researchers in viticulture, oenology, sociology and wine marketing. We are also associated partner of the Vinifera Euromaster which provides the European Master of Science in Viticulture and Enology joint degree.
     
  • Research and Development activities are extended internationally with many different partners. Changins is a Member of the OENOVITI consortium, an international network of educational and research institutions which possess high level of expertise in Viticulture and Oenology.