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Biotechnology of Environment and Health

The University of Oviedo

24 months
Duration
3200 EUR/year
1550 EUR/year
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About

This Biotechnology of Environment and Health Master's Programme from The University of Oviedo is specially designed for Graduates in Biotechnology or any other related as well as for all professionals who are interested in broadening their knowledge on biotechnological applications related to the environment and health.

Overview

Furthermore, candidates must prove that they have an English and Spanish language ability equivalent to level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, since the Biotechnology of Environment and Health Master's Programme from The University of Oviedo will be taught in both languages. Students who wish to benefit from the agreement that the University of Oviedo holds with the Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour (France), or from any other Erasmus agreement, will have to prove that they are competent in the language required in each respective agreement..

Careers

  • Environmental consulting and risk assessment.
  • Development and implementation of biotechnology solutions.
  • Project Manager and Multidisciplinary Team Manager.
  • Creation and management of biotechnology companies.
  • Teaching biotechnology, biomedicine and environmental technology, as well as doing research on those fields.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Genomic and nucleic acid biotechnology 
  • Bacterial biotechnology 
  • Biotechnology of filamentous fungi and yeasts 
  • Animal cell biotechnology 
  • Plant biotechnology 
  • Laboratory safety
  • Professional skills in biotechnology: ethical implications, oral communication, written communication
  • Environmental microbiology
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Biotechnology of waste management 
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Analysis and identification of chemical contaminants 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in Spanish

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have completed an official degree in Spain or in any higher education institution of a member state of the European Union integrated in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) that allows students to take a Master's Degree. 
  • Students who have obtained their degree outside the EHEA can be admitted as long as the University can verify that these qualifications have a similar level to the corresponding degrees in Spain and they permit graduates to take a Master's Course.
  • This Master's Programme is specially designed for Graduates in Biotechnology or any other related area such as: Biology, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Pharmacy or Medicine among others; as well as for all professionals who are interested in broadening their knowledge on biotechnological applications related to the environment and health.
  •  English and Spanish language ability equivalent to level B1

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3200 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1550 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1550 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Oviedo

580 - 960 EUR /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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