University Master's Degree in Quality of Food of Animal Origin

The only master's degree in Spain to offer highly specialised training required to cover the demands of companies producing animal source foods 


Content Official Master's Degree in Quality of Food of Animal Origin

Study guides

Master description

The university Master's Degree in Quality of Food of Animal Origin is made up of 60 credits distributed over two semesters and is divided into five compulsory modules, four of which are content-based and the last given over to the Master's dissertation.

This master's degree offers specialised contents in quality of food of animal origin, focusing on evaluation, control, management and quality improvement from farm to consumer.

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Teaching timetable

Course hours 2023/24:: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday form 15.00h. to 19.00h. Teaching will be classroom based (whenever the health situation allows it).

Welcome session academic term 2023/24: September 22on. from 11:30 to 13:00 (Seminar D - Facultat de Veterinària).

2023/24 academic course begins on: September 26th.

IMPORTANT: The schedule may be modified depending on what the health authorities decide according to the evolution of COVID-19.

Study plan structure



Type Credits
Compulsory 45
Master Thesis 15





Subject Credits Type
Improving the Quality of Food From Farm 15 OB
Improving the Quality of Food From the Food Industry 9 OB
Master's Dissertation 15 OB
Quality Control and management Tools for the Agricultural Food Industry 12 OB
Quality, Innovation and Emerging Processing Technologies 9 OB



OB: Compulsory