Master in Molecular and Microbial Biology

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Program Description

Overview

If you search for a deep understanding of microbial and other biological systems, driving from the molecular and cellular organization of individual or community to apply in different areas (Environmental, Industrial and Biomedical) then come and seek your tools in the Microbial and Molecular Biology (MMB) Master Program. This Master was accredited by the A3ES Commission.

Course Structure

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Biology Of Unicellular Eukaryotes

4

14611018

Microbial Biology I

6

14611019

Prokaryotic Molecular Genetics

6

14611021

Establishment And Maintenance Of Cell Cultures

4

14611024

Eukaryotic Molecular Genetics

6

14611026

Option 1.1

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6

14619000

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Microbial Ecology

4

14611020

Microbial Biology II

4

14611023

Gene Expression And Pathology

6

14611025

Seminars In Metagenomics

4

14611043

Clinical Microbiology

4

14611044

Option 1.2

+Show 6 Curricular Unit(s) Contained In The Option Above

6

14619005

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Dissertation/Report

+Show 2 Curricular Unit(s) Contained In The Option Above

54

14619012

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Thesis Plan And Experimental Work

6

14611045

Admission Requirements:

Number of slots: 20

Conditions of access:

  1. Holders of Bachelor's degree (or legal equivalent) in life sciences, environmental sciences, and technologies, health sciences, and technologies.
  2. Holders of a foreign degree obtained in agreement with the principles of the Bologna Process.
  3. Holders of a foreign higher education degree that is recognized by the Scientific Council as meeting the objectives of the Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area.
  4. Holders of a school, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized by the Scientific Council, as attesting the merit and ability to carry out this cycle of studies.

Criteria for selection of the candidates: Adequacy and classification of enabling access; professional, scientific and academic curriculum; global profile.

Necessary documentation: Curriculum Vitae (with personal data, academics, and professionals); Certificate of Qualifications, with the discrimination of the classifications obtained in each unit.

Last updated Apr 2020

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The University of Algarve (Portugal) is a young public university, with a student population close to 8,000 and employs over 700 academics. In these last three decades, the University of Algarve has consolidated the link established with the regional business and with the public and private organizations, encouraging the transfer of knowledge and contributing to sustainable development with a positive impact across the community. Read less