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Master in Applied Biotechnology

Politécnico de Leiria
2 years
Full time
Master's degree
Scholarships available

Program description

Master in Applied Biotechnology

The Master in Applied Biotechnology is designed to prepare students with technical, scientific and human skills to acquire applied research and management activities in the Biotechnology field. Students will be given advanced training in the field of Biotechnology that they will use in the development and implementation of projects in the areas of food biotechnology, pharmaceutical biotechnology and marine biotechnology. 

In the second year of the program, students will perform research on a specific topic, which will be composed in a internship / project /dissertation. After successfully defending this final project, students will be awarded a Master's degree. 

Admission requirements

Eligible applicants must meet one of the following requirements: 

  1. Hold an academic bachelor’s degree following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna process in the area of Marine Biology and Biotechnology, and related areas
  2. Hold a bachelor’s degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of a degree by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESTM in the area of marine biology and biotechnology or related areas
  3. Holder an academic, scientific or professional curricula who is recognized as attesting the capacity to carry out this cycle of studies by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESTM

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Tuition fees

The price of this prorgram is 3000 EUR.


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