All the twenty (20) students of the programme of the academic year 2004-2005 have already graduated and hold an MSc degree.

These students have been chosen from approximately eighty (80) candidates and origin from the Department of Agricultural Economics & Rural Development and other Departments of the Agricultural University of Athens as well as the University of Macedonia, the Panteion University of Athens and the Aegean University.

Most of the graduates are at present working at services of the public and private sector and fill needs of organizations and enterprises that plan and implement policies and programmes of integrated rural development.