Founded in 1957 in Tunis by 8 countries, the International Association of Students in Agricultural
and Related Sciences is at the moment one of the world's biggest student organizations and one of the leading agricultural student associations.
IAAS is an non-governmental youth organization, independent of any international body, government or
religion without any political affiliation.
Students in agriculture, plant and animal production, agricultural economics, food sciences, forestry,
landscape architecture, environmental sciences and biotechnology are all associated with IAAS. IAAS has 10.000 members worldwide in 80 universities in over 49 countries.
IAAS is a network where Life Science students from all over the world meet each other, experience new
cultures, travel and see new places and learn about global aspects of agriculture together with their future colleagues.
Our mission is "to promote the exchange of experience, knowledge, and ideas in the field of agriculture and
In order to fulfill this mission the IAAS network
offers and Exchange Programme (ExPro) to facilitate internships abroad, exchange and seminar weeks and many other local and global events.
People of IAAS Austria
As IAAS Austria, and section at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU) we
organize activities such as seminars, fieldtrips, international meetings, exchange weeks, an international exchange program, internships, small- scale development projects etc.
For more information on the people behind IAAS Austria click here.
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