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The Master's Degree Course aims to obtain a professional figure specialized in the management of animal production systems within circular economic approach. This goal is achieved by combining specific skills in the field of animal metabolism, its multiple connections with the issues of animal efficiency and health and advanced notions on the circular management of intensive production. The course proposes innovative approaches that include seminars hold by international experts and the use of the University's facilities, such as the dairy center. Graduates possess abilities to manage complexity of the ecological and technological transition in food-animal production, professionally interacting with stakeholders, scholars and institutions.

Build your own future. This is what you can do with this degree.

5 reasons to enrol on the degree programme

To be an expert in managing animal production systems within circular economic approach

To be a graduate of the global agro-food arena thanks to the master degree completely in English

To build skills and knowledge for leading ecological and technological transition in food-animal production

To discover the link between economic, environmental and social aspects in food-animal production

To build hard and soft skills to manage innovation process in agri-food systems

The course in numbers

  • 57% International students and students not residing in the region

  • ND Graduates aligned to the exam schedule

  • ND Graduates with experience abroad

  • ND Graduates satisfied with their studies

  • ND Graduates who are working

  • ND Graduates who are not working but are studying or not looking for work

  • ND Graduates who are not working but looking for work


The main entrance of the Department

Aula Magna Messieri

The Aula Magna "Messieri" used for Degree cerimonies, events and conferences

Computer room "Labinf"

A study room

The stable

Our laboratories


The library was built in 1991 and dedicated to Giovanni Battista Ercolani. It's available for students and teachers who study and live in Ozzano.


We have the Domestic Animals Anatomy Museum, and the Pathological Anatomy Museum


The gardens of our location

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