Food Biotechnology

Food Biotechnology

This intensive Summer course is developed in one of the most relevant areas of study. It will give students an insight into such important issues as the quality control of biotechnological products and the processes and methods in food biotechnology.

Application deadlines is April 1, 2018! More information on the important dates here


Module 1: Quality control of biotechnological products

Types of quality control and quality characteristics for different biotechnological products; Control of organoleptic and basic physico-chemical characteristics of biotechnological products; Methods for determination of essential nutrients and macro- and microelements in food stuff ; Xenobiotics of chemical and biological origin in foodstuff and methods of their determination; Quality control of specific biotechnological products (yeasts, starters, beer, wine, bread, dairy products); Final Test

Module 2: Processes and Methods in Food Biotechnology

Areas of food biotechnological manufacturing (Bakery, confectionery, fermenting, yeast, alcohol, dairy, meat and fish processing industries. Production of food additives).Types of biotechnological processes and products; Metabolic engineering processes; Biocatalysis in Food Biotechnology; Alcoholic Beverages Manufacturing (Beer, Wine, Mead, Sider); Plant Raw Materials Biotechnological Processing and the Methods of Final Desired Products Characterization; Final Test

Credits info

  • 4 ECTS
  • Certificate of Attendance awarded

Fee info

The fee includes: 

  • Tuition fees (lectures and project work)
  • Study visits and company tours in according to the course program
  • Visa invitation letter
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Meals (Breakfast and lunches according to the Meal-plan Mon-Fri) (vegetarian menu available)
  • Accommodation (hostel, 4-6 people in  a room)
  • Group transfer from and to the Airport
  • Cultural activities

NOT Included:

  • Insurance
  • Visa and consular fee
  • Flights to the selected city and back
  • Additional cultural activities not offered by the official program
  • Other student expenses​

The cost in dollars is approximate. The exact amount is determined by Your Bank on a specific day of payment.

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110 088 руб.
( 1800 $ )

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