Zootechnical Engineering

duration: 4 semesters
120 ECTS (48 mandatory and 30 optative in modules; )
data de acreditação: 02/10/2018
prazo de acreditação(anos): 3
Establishment/DGES Codes: 0602/9287


Animal production and its optimization should be complemented with environmental damages minimization and without losses in the food chain. The MSc course in Zootechnical Engineering is approved by the Ministry of Science, technology and Higher Education, fulfills the admission requirements to the Engineers Profissonal Organisation and aims the scientific and/or professional knowledge developing and updating, with the skills acquisition in the design and execution of projects in the areas of animal production, product transformation and quality, integrating the economy of production processes, the environmental quality, animal welfare and public health.

Professional Careers

Entities associated with animal production and whith the processing of their products and derivatives, the research, production or marketing of technologies, food, or animal equipment; entities providing services (projects, consulting, management); official planning bodies, regulation, administration or supervision of activities involving animals; Federations, Associations and Cooperatives of Producers; institutions of higher education or research.

Associate Director(s)

Alfredo Manuel Franco Pereira
Cristina Conceição

Gestor Académico

Manuel Luís Casinha Brandão

Completed Thesis

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