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Université Côte d’Azur (UniCA) MSc BOOST - Biocontrol Solutions for Plant Health
Université Côte d’Azur (UniCA)

MSc BOOST - Biocontrol Solutions for Plant Health

Biot, France

2 Years


Full time

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Sep 2024

EUR 5,000 / per year



MSc BOOST - Biocontrol Solutions for Plant Health

Implementation of eco-friendly plant production technologies, minimizing the hazards and risks to human health and the environment, is a major challenge worldwide. This challenge is faced by all economic sectors producing or using plants: agriculture, agrifood, cosmetics, pharmaceutics.

The objective of the Biocontrol Solutions for Plant Health training program from University of Côte d'Azur is to train students so they'll be able to conduct research programs and R&D of eco-friendly plant protection solutions.

BOOST Key Features

  • Training directly at the premises of Institut Sophia Agrobiotech,first laboratory on biocontrol in France.
  • Content in English provided by professors and researchers from Université Côte d’Azur (UCAJEDI) and invited experts.
  • Students acquire experience of teamwork by conducting mentored team-projects in professional situations: research projects, public-private collaborations, expertise, addition to long internships (4 to 6 months).
  • MSc BOOST benefits from a direct link with the fast-growing biocontrol, biostimulants and plant breeding innovation sectors thanks to the large network of partners.



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