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Become member of the EBU community

The aim of EBU is to strengthen the capacity and competitiveness of bioeconomy research, education and innovation through cooperation with other universities as well as non-university research institutions and relevant stakeholder in the field of bioeconomy. The EBU collaboration structure comprises three different circles of cooperation:

Three circles, description follows in text

Circle 1: EBU Alliance
The European Bioeconomy Alliances comprises the six founding members AgroParisTech, BOKU, UEF, UHOH, UniBo and WUR.

Circle 2: Affiliated Partners
A collaboration with affiliated partners aims at an intensive, middle- to long-term cooperation with other universities who demonstrate scientific excellence and academic leadership in research, teaching and transfer in the bioeconomy.

Circle 3: EBU Network
The EBU Network is targeted at all kinds of cooperation with stakeholders in policy, research, education, industry and society and other networks and organization, incl. (national) research organizations.


Get in touch with EBU

Due to the current Corona situation, the EBU’s secretariat mainly works in the home office and can best be reached by email (
If necessary, individual appointments can be arranged (by phone or virtually).

By Post
Please send your post to the following address:

European Bioeconomy University
c/o University of Hohenheim
Geschäftsstelle für Bioökonomie \ Bioeconomy Office
Robin Ganser

Wollgrasweg 43
70599 Stuttgart

By Email
Please send your emails to EBU using this account:

By Phone
You can call us on the following number:
+49 711 459 23654