SEAMEO Regional Centre for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture
( Approval of Establishment - 1966 )
[Annual Report 2016-2017]

Hosted by the Government of the Philippines on the campus of the University of the Philippines Los Baños, SEAMEO SEARCA is mandated to strengthen institutional capacities in agriculture and rural development in Southeast Asia to address poverty and food insecurity. It carries out its mandate through graduate education, short-term training, research, and knowledge exchange.

Courses/Programmes offered:

  • Graduate Scholarship Programme
  • PhD Research Scholarship
  • Academic Bridging Programme for Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and Vietnam
  • Professorial chairs Programme
  • Seed fund for Research and Training
  • Travel Grants
  • Visiting research Fellowship
  • Short-term Training Programmes
    • Executive Forums on Natural Resource Management
    • Assessing Impacts of Development Projects on Poverty
  • Research and Development Programme
    • Policy Roundtable on Agricultural Competitiveness and Natural Resource Management
    • Sustainability Science Programme
  • Publication Programme
    • Asian Journal of Agriculture and Development
    • Southeast Asian Agriculture and Development Primer Series; Policy Briefs; and Discussion Papers
  • Consultancy Services
College, Los Baños, Laguna 4031, PHILIPPINES Tel: +63 (49) 536 2554; 536 2631
Fax: +63 (49) 536 7097