Seed Science and Technology

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The Program started its activities in 1974 with the creation of a Master’s Degree. The Specialization Degree in Seed Science and Technology was established in 1985, followed by a Doctorate Degree in 1991 and finally the Professional Master’s Degree, created in 2001.


The Program’s facilities include five laboratories and the Seed Processing Unit structured as follows:

Teaching Laboratory of Seed Analysis

Analytical Laboratory of Seed Production

Bioseed Laboratory

Seed Pathology Laboratory

Seed Physiology Laboratory

Seed Processing Unit

Area of Concentration

Lines of Research

Study Plan


Professor Antonio C. S. A. Barros –
Professor Dario Munt de Moraes –
Professor Francisco Amaral Villella –
Professor Leopoldo M. B. Labbé –
Professor Luis Osmar Braga Schuch –
Professor Manoel de Souza Maia –
Professor Maria Ângela André Tillmann –
Professor Orlando Antônio Lucca Filho –
Professor Paulo Dejalma Zimmer –
Professor Silmar Teichert Peske –
Professor Vilmar Luciano Mattei –
Professor Wolmer Brod Peres –

Number of credits required

Students earn a Doctorate Degree upon successful completion of 60 course credits, as well as a passing grade in a foreign language proficiency test, in the qualifying exam and in the Dissertation defense.

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