MSc Master’s Degree in Food Science and Technology

University of Minho - School of Engineering

Program Description

MSc Master’s Degree in Food Science and Technology

University of Minho - School of Engineering

  • Academic degree: Master
  • ECTS: 120
  • Duration: 2 academic years
  • Regime: Normal
  • Local: University of Minho (Braga) and Faculty of Sciences University of Porto (Porto)
  • Scientific Area: Food Science and Technology
  • Joint Master offered by University of Minho and University of Porto

The course comprises training towards the development of solutions for the agro-food process industries and for services related with the food industry. It is intended that students acquire systematic understanding capacity in new situations or wide multidisciplinary contexts in the various agro-food fields, as well as skills and abilities to integrate knowledge, especially in close connection and dependence between basic and applied science to new technologies. In addition, it is envisioned to complement the training of science, biological engineering, chemical engineering or similar graduates, conferring them a specialized and advanced preparation in agro-food related topics, such as dairy, wine, beer, meat products, cereals and derivatives, fruit and vegetables, among others. The career opportunities cover a wide range of activities, including process industries from the agro-food sector; consulting and services companies related to the agro-food sector; R&D in the agro-food sector, among others.

Career Opportunities

The career opportunities cover a wide range of activities, including process industries from the agro-food sector; consulting and services companies related to the agro-food sector; R&D in the agro-food sector, among others.

This school offers programs in:
  • Portuguese (Portugal)


Last updated May 11, 2016
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This course is Campus based
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Oct. 2017
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2 years
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Portugal Guimarães
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