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Agricultural Innovation in Tropical Food Chains

Agricultural Innovation in Tropical Food Chains

Degree 
Doctoral Degree
School 
School of Agriculture
Joint Programmes 
ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management
Time period 
Day time
Duration 
8
ECTS 
240
Language 
PT
Data de Acreditação A3ES 
07/02/2021
Prazo de Acreditação A3ES 
6 anos
Official Portuguese Code (DGES) Number 
R/A-Cr 256/2021
Official Portuguese Code (DGES) Registration Date 
08/02/2021

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A novel and innovative PhD programme for students from temperate countries with skills in agriculture and agri-food chains searching for tropical regions contextualization and for students from tropical countries who seek to confront their contextualized competences with exposure to new technical and scientific knowledge, through an international training experience.
The international PhD programme in “Agricultural Innovation in Tropical Food Chains” is jointly offered by the University of Lisbon’s "School of Agriculture (ISA, ULisboa)" and "Lisbon School of Economics & Management (ISEG, ULisboa)", in collaboration with the "National Institute for Agricultural and Veterinary Research (INIAV – State Laboratory)".
The course is oriented to the transformation of tropical regions’ societies, through the development of a vital, competitive and sustainable agricultural sector.

Objectives 

To offer advanced theoretical, methodological and contextual training and to promote original and internationally competitive research.
To provide the integration of skills in agriculture, agronomic sciences and engineering, and economic science with knowledge related to the specificities of biological, environmental and economic resources, as well as with the societies of tropical regions.
To innovate in the competitiveness of agri-food systems following a socio-ecological and integrative perspective of its particular value chains.

Fee – 1st year (indicative) 
2750.00€
Fee - remaining years (indicative) 
2750.00€

International Access

Fee - 1st year (indicative) 
2750,00€
Fee - remaining years (indicative) 
2750,00€