Biome Makers, the global AgTech leader in soil health analysis, teams up with Excellence Innova, S.L (Innova IT Business School) to increase accessibility for Master Agro 4.0. The Master in Agro 4.0, created by TecRural Campus for Rural Development and Technology and certified by the Catholic University of Avila (UCAV), integrates all the elements of this new agricultural revolution at the hand of companies that are leading the digital transformation in each of the areas of the value chain in the agricultural sector such as John Deere, Melendez, Auravant or Planasa. The course is 100% online and consists of 60 ECTS credits, equivalent to 1,500 hours. Additionally, Alberto Acedo, CSO and Co-founder at Biome Makers, will give two masterclasses to the students completing a master's degree. The students and alumni will have access to scholarships, and vacancies will be offered to them for future Biome Makers job opportunities.
According to Forbes, the Catholic University of Avila has been identified as one of the 20 best universities in Spain in 2021. The teaching faculty of the Master in Agro 4.0 is made up of professionals with proven experience in top agriculture projects.
The new agricultural revolution demands increasing digital talent specializing in new agricultural technologies. This collaboration between Biome Makers and Excellence Innova, S.L supports this need by strengthening their social networks, creating new experiential learning opportunities for students, and innovating education for professionals in the industry.