Show educations.com as: Mobile

PhD in Nutrition, Food and Health

University of Camerino
Camerino
English

Program description

PhD course in Life and Health Sciences

 Curriculum in Nutrition, Food and Health

RESEARCH TOPICS

- Nutrigenomics and Nutriepigenomics: Gene expression and epigenetic modulation analyses to identify how bioactive food components and food contaminants can modulate inflammatory responses and pathways involved in neurodegeneration in human cell lines and/or animal models (topic suggested for candidates coming from Jilin Agricultural University).

- Optimizing food processing for innovative applications (i.e. legumes, wheat, coffee,… ) and impact on nutritional value and health status (topic suggested for candidates coming from ZZULI).

- Composition of microbiota and modulation by exogenous compounds (for example prebiotics/probiotics) able to affect gut-brain axis and the inflammatory pathway in the prevention and progression of diseases.

Admission requirements

Minimum  requirement to apply:  Master Degree in a suitable subject.
Call for application announced in April/May at  the School of Advanced Studies website of UNICAM


Does this course require proof of English proficiency?

The TOEFL® test is accepted by 10,000+ universities and higher education institutes in over 150 countries. Book your test today!

Learn more Advertisement

Program content

Please refer to the Program Description

Scholarships & funding

Every year for all Phd courses,  UNICAM awards a limited number of scholarships (up to 50)
Call for application announced in April/May  at  the School of Advanced Studies website.

Tuition fees

Candidates admitted to attend the PhD course  do not pay any  university tuition fees except for the regional tax 140€ and revenue stamp (marca da bollo) 16€

Qualification

At the end of the three years course and a final dissertation, students receive a Doctoral Diploma 

Continuing studies

The High qualification diploma allows to get a high position to both to Academic career as well as  in public and private institutions, governmental departments, International Organizations, Laboratories and  Research centres.

Contact school

Want to know more about this program, PhD in Nutrition, Food and Health? Fill out the following form and include any questions you have. This information will be sent directly to the school, and a representative will respond to your enquiry.

About this institute

UNICAM University of Camerino

Third in Italy, twenty-seventh in Europe: UNICAM ranked by students!This is the position occupied by the University of Camerino in the StuDocu World University Ranking, a ranking of the best universities in the world according to student experience. For 2019, in...


Read more about this school

Why study at University of Camerino

A University located in the green heart of Italy that places great importance on environmental sustainability.

Study courses to stimulate your curiosity and your need to understand the world around us and the natural laws that regulate it.

You can choose courses where environment meets technology, where science, art and architecture intersect.

UNICAM has a long, respected tradition for quality teaching and scientific research. Research Projects and Technological Transfer are top priority. Choosing the University of Camerino for study and research means you are choosing a first-class institution of higher education that is structured on a human scale in a safe and friendly place with a great international atmosphere: fully 10% of the students are International Students from 50 countries. There is a great sense of respect for different ideas, different backgrounds and different cultures, a positive, productive and creative environment where your personal objectives can be reached, thanks to the small classes, excellent facilities and services, and excellent professor/student ratio.

Contact info

University of Camerino

Via Gentile III da Varano
62032 Camerino
Italy

 Show phone number
international.unicam.it

Contact school

Want to know more about PhD in Nutrition, Food and Health? Fill out the following form and we'll pass your details on to a representative from the school, who will respond to your enquiry.

Reviews

Be the first to write a review!