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Short Course Online

Insects as Feed and Food

University of Pisa

5 days
Duration
500 EUR/full
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About

During the Insects as Feed and Food programme from University of Pisa the main topics "Insects as Feed and Food" will be presented in the European contest. From the legislative structure to the farming systems, focusing on the practical applications of insects as human food and animal feed.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Aim

The Insects as Feed and Food programme from University of Pisa aims to increase awareness and competencies about insects as feed and food learning the basic principle and form the students to design future sustainable pathways in the sector. In the next years an increase in insect rearing is expected in order to maintain high nutritional standards to response to human food requirements and population growth.

The course aims to form future professional figures that can be part of this challenge.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legislation (both feed and food in EU)
  • Microbiology/safety aspects
  • Insects as feed – poultry
  • Insects as feed – fish
  • Insects as food and feed – consumers acceptance
  • Insects as food – nutritional value and processing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 5 days

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

3 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor Degree and fluent English.
  • Identity Document (*PASSPORT in case you are a foreign student*)
  • Enrolment Form
  • Curriculum Vitae

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    500 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 EUR for the full programme during 5 days.
  • EU/EEA

    500 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 EUR for the full programme during 5 days.

Funding

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