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Biotechnology and Food Science

University of Chemistry and Technology Prague

24 months
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About

The Biotechnology and Food Science programme at University of Chemistry and Technology Prague  prepares graduates to become experts with high-level knowledge in biotechnologies and bioingeneering and food science, with an emphasis on food quality and safety.

Overview

The broadly designed structure of this programme—together with intentional connection between chemical, biological, and engineering education—opens a wide range of career options to graduates.

The Biotechnology and Food Science programme at University of Chemistry and Technology Prague extends and deepens general knowledge gained at the Bachelor level in biochemistry, organic and physical chemistry, biology, microbiology, food technology and analysis, and in the fundamentals in biotechnology and bioengineering. Students may hone their expertise by properly choosing elective courses.

Careers

Graduates are prepared for highly qualified positions in biotechnological companies, in food production plants, in companies oriented to agricultural commodities, and in health care or pharmaceutical companies. They are qualified to hold positions in (bio-)process design and control and quality management in research and development departments. Due to the versatility of their education, graduates are prepared to adapt easily to changing conditions and new tasks. Graduates are also prepared for positions in administration and supervisory agencies and doctoral studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Molecular Biology 
  • Enzymology 
  • Genetic Engineering   
  • Food and Biochemical Process Engineering   
  • Reaction Mechanisms in Food Chemistry  
  • Special Food Analysis 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The application period begins on January 15

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are supposed to have acquired Bachelor/Master degree in a related field of study. The level of their university degree must be equivalent to the level of a Czech university Bachelor/Master degree. Whether the education acquired outside the Czech Republic is equivalent will be determined by the means of Nostrification, which can be executed by a public university that runs a study programme similar in terms and content, i.e. the University of Chemistry and Technology Prague
  • Recognition (Nostrification) certificate of your previous education shall be submitted by the date of Enrolment at the latest (Enrolment day is usually in September) or you can apply for the recognition as a part of your admission process.
  • Cover letter / Motivation letter
  • Certificate of English language knowledge
  • Signed Curriculum Vitae
  • Copy of your passport (only the page with your picture and personal data)
  • Recent Health certificate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2900 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2900 EUR per year during 24 months.

70 700 CZK per academic year

Living costs for Prague

15441 - 26241 CZK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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