Master in Applied Biotechnology


The Master in Applied Biotechnology aims to prepare students with scientific, technical and human skills to develop applied research and management activities in the field of Biotechnology.

This course intends to provide students with advanced training in the field of Biotechnology to apply in the development and implementation of projects in the areas of pharmaceutical biotechnology, food biotechnology and marine biotechnology.

During the second year of the course, the student will carry out a research on a specific topic, which will be compiled in an internship / project /dissertation.  The successful defense of this internship / project /dissertation will lead to a Master´s degree

Curricular plan

CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
2068005Data Analysis and Experimental Design1st Semester41st Year
2068001Biocatalysts1st Semester31st Year
2068006Bioethics1st Semester31st Year
2068007Bioinformatics1st Semester31st Year
2068002Biosseparations1st Semester61st Year
2068003Industrial Biotechnology1st Semester41st Year
2068004Molecular Biology and Genetics Laboratories1st Semester71st Year
2068009Biomarkers2nd Semester51st Year
2068008Entrepreneurship2nd Semester51st Year
2068010Applied microbiology2nd Semester61st Year
Electives I2nd Semester51st Year
2068011Biotechnology Seminar2nd Semester41st Year
CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
2068022Elective II2nd Year60

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