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Quality in Analytical Laboratories

The University of Cádiz

24 months
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18000 EUR/year
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The Quality in Analytical Laboratories programme of The University of Cádiz is a master course for laboratory managers and scientists who wish to implement and manage Quality Systems in analytical laboratories, or work in Quality System environments in accredited analytical laboratories.

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Overview

After ten years of running as an Erasmus Mundus Master's Course, the Quality in Analytical Laboratories programme of The University of Cádiz was in 2019 reevaluated and reselected by the European Commission for Erasmus Mundus funding.

In the 2019 call, EMQAL was one of only 44 programs to be selected for Erasmus Mundus funding. As a result, EMQAL is again able to offer Erasmus Mundus grants to students and scholars. Fundiong has been awarded for four intakes, starting in 2020. The last intake in this funding period will be in 2023, and these students will graduate in 2025.

This third phase of EMQAL is coordinated by the University of Bergen.

The master is offered by a consortium of five European universities:

  • University of Bergen (Norway, NO) - coordinator
  • University of Algarve (Portugal, PT)
  • University of Barcelona (Spain, ES)
  • University of Cadiz (Spain, ES)
  • Gdansk University of Technology (Poland, PL)

EMQAL has more than 50 associate partners. These including several higher education institutions, private and public companies, accredited laboratories and research centers. The Partner Institutions section includes details anout the partners. 

The programme duration is 24 months, which corresponds to 120 ECTS. The first year (60 ECTS) consists of 30 theoretical and practical modules taught at one of the partner universities. The second year involves a research project and a three month internship in an accridted laboratory or a laboratory with an implemented quality management system. The activities undertaken are summarixed in a master's thesis. 

In the first year, classes take place at a host university. Classes are taught by specialists from all the partner institutions, as well as invited scholars. The role of host university rotates among the partners of the Consortium.

Programme Structure

  • The programme duration is 24 months, which corresponds to 120 ECTS. The first year (60 ECTS) consists of 30 theoretical and practical modules taught at one of the partner universities. The second year involves a research project and a three month internship in an accridted laboratory or a laboratory with an implemented quality management system. The activities undertaken are summarixed in a master's thesis. 
  • In the first year, classes take place at a host university. Classes are taught by specialists from all the partner institutions, as well as invited scholars. The role of host university rotates among the partners of the Consortium.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A "strong academic background" in appropriate disciplines means candidates must hold a high education diploma issued by a competent High Education authority attesting the completion of a degree equivalent to a 1st cycle (180 ECTS), in a field where analytical laboratories play an important role. This may be a degree in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biochemistry, Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Food Engineering, Clinical Analysis, Medicine, etc.
  • A "demonstrated command of English" means the candidate must prove he/she can understand, speak and write English proficiently enough to take the modules, which are all taught in English.
  • Adequate financial resources.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Nationals of a Partner Country: 18000€ for the 24 months course.
  • Nationals of a Programme Country: 9000€ for the 24 months course.
  • Living costs for Cadiz

    580 - 960 EUR /month
    Living costs

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