The Master in Biotechnology at NOVA provides the ideal training for the development of a successful career in the field of Biotechnology. It offers an interdisciplinary curriculum, essential for the development of new biotechnologies, covering the areas of science and still emerging topics of business development, legal and ethical issues.

The internationalization of the curriculum is strongly encouraged, as well as training profiles in major subject areas - Nanobiotechnology and Molecular Biotechnology, Industrial Biotechnology, Bioentrepreneurship and Technology Transfer.

Students are welcomed into an environment of high scientific qualification in two research centers with international recognition: UCIBIO and LAQV, as well as other research centers, national and international with which collaborations are maintained. The IBET, the largest platform of Portuguese university / industry collaboration in Biotechnology, and ITQB are also partners associated with the Master in Biotechnology.