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Master’s Degrees - List of Courses

Masters Degree in Environmental Contamination and Toxicology

Offered by ICBAS and the Faculty of Sciences (FCUP) in partnership with two outstanding U.Porto research centres – CIIMAR and i3S – the Master's Degree in Environmental Contamination and Toxicology provides scientific and technological training that responds to major global environmental challenges, primarily resulting from climate change and population growth. Incorporating environmental, animal and human health dimensions, according to ‘One Health’ and ‘Global Health’ concepts, the course includes the ERASMUS MUNDUS branch, which allows for an exchange of experiences between students of various nationalities and for a multicultural environment.

Job Opportunities

Scientific and technological research; Politics and management (e.g. ocean, environment); Risk assessment and management (drugs, chemical products, other environmental and health risks); Environmental Impact Assessment; Water treatment; Health; Biotechnology; Blue economy; Circular economy; Food safety; Fishing and aquaculture; Agriculture; Energy; Production of goods and services; Tourism; Waste management, processing and recovery.

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Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar
Taught in collaboration with
Faculty of Sciences (UP)
Type of Course
Masters Degree
4 Semesters / 120.0 ECTS
Portuguese - Suitable for English - speaking students
Annual Tuition Fee (Full Tuition Fee)
National: 1250.00€
International: 4000.00€
CPLP International: 2200.00€

All the information presented relates to 2023/2024

Registration and Accreditation


Registration n.ºR/A -Cr 108/2020 in July 24, 2020


Date of publication of the accreditation decision: April 7, 2020