Why a Master in Biotechnology

Biotechnology is an interdisciplinary science that seeks the application and optimization of biological systems and their components to generate valuable products and useful services for mankind. It is a fundamental area in applied science and covers a broad range of specialities with applications in the agricultural, environmental, industrial, and health sectors.


In accordance with the academic model of the Icesi University, face-to-face sessions represent spaces for participants that seek to encourage discussion and active learning by students. Some classes will be shared with the Master in Biotechnology in an in-depth modality, which will allow the exchange of points of view and valuable experiences with professionals, mostly, employees in various industries where biotechnology has application.