Standards for the Postgraduate Program at the Master’s Degree in Animal Science
1. THE GENERAL ORGANIZATION
Art. 1 – The Postgraduate Program in Animal Science will offer the Postgraduate Course at the level of Professional Masters in Animal Production, with the objective of meeting the demand of professionals directly linked to the business activity of the agroindustrial sector.
2. ADMISSION IN COURSE
Art.2 – Candidates who have undergraduate degrees related to the area of Animal Science, Agrarian Sciences or Agroindustrial Engineering will be admitted, with an interest in acting in the management of agroindustrial companies, after curriculum analysis and interview.
Note: The candidate must have an employment relationship.
Art.3 – To register for the Course, the candidate must send the following documents:
1- Certified copy of the diploma of the superior course and / or of post-graduation or equivalent document;
3- Copy of the school histories of the graduation and of the graduate;
4- Copy of the military service document (for men);
5- Copy of the CPF and Identity Card;
6- “Curriculum Vitae”;
7- Proof of payment of the application fee *. In the amount of R$116.00
*Available in www.ufv.br/ppg – Post-Graduation Forms and Application Deadlines.
8- Form to determine area MP
Single paragraph – The activities developed in the professional master’s degree will count on financial support, coming from agreements with private companies or government bodies, the amount of which will be defined annually by the coordinating committee of the program, managed by Funarbe, obeying the provisions of resolution 04/2000 of CONSU.
Art.4 – Applications for enrollment must be submitted to the Research and Postgraduate Council within the deadline defined in the school calendar. Registrations are always in the first period for beginning of the course in August.
Single paragraph – Will be offered annually 30 vacancies, in a single selection process, beginning always in the month of August.
Art.5 – The Coordinating Committee will nominate an examining board that will select the candidates through criteria defined by the Program Coordination.
Art.6 – The selection will only be valid for enrollment in the period for which the candidate was approved.
3. OF THE REGISTRATION
Art.7 – Enrollments must be made in the School Register, obeying the dates stipulated in the calendar of the course.
Art.8 – In each academic period, at the time fixed by the Program Coordination, the student must request the renewal of his enrollment in the School Register.
Art.9 – The course will have a standard syllabus, initially applicable to all students in each concentration area.
4. COURSE COORDINATION
Art.10 – The Course will be coordinated by the Coordinating Committee of the Postgraduate Program in Animal Science.
5. OF THE TEACHING REGIME
Art.11 – The teaching will be organized in the form of disciplines, duly coded, given every 2 months in person. Each student must take a minimum of 24 credits, distributed in at least 6 subjects. Each course will have a theoretical workload of 60 theoretical hours, equivalent to 4 credits and will be taught in a condensed form from Monday to Saturday, totaling a minimum of 45 hours in the classroom; being allowed a maximum of 15 hours to be obtained with the elaboration of a literature review and / or directed study. Thus, to complete the credits the students must stay in Viçosa for six weeks in the year.
The Vocational Master’s degree will have a minimum duration of 1 and a maximum of 2 years.
Single paragraph – The subjects will be classified in level with code 800, according to the content and approach of the respective analytical program.
Art.12 – The basic unit for evaluating the intensity and duration of the courses is credit, equivalent to one (1) credit at 15 (fifteen) hours of lecture.
Art.13 -The didactic regime of the course will obey the provisions of the curricular structure, thus constituted: