UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia
UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia aims to establish international Master's and Doctorate degree in the UNESCO programme of biotechnology and foster talented individuals to become biotechnology leaders and policymakers in Asia and the Pacific region.
This program is an activity of the "UNESCO Extra-budgetary Program for Human Resources and Research Network in Sciences and Technology" supported by the Japanese Fund-In-Trust (JFIT). The course is a program for the scientific training of young Asian university-graduates in the field of Biotechnology and related areas resulting in achieving master degree, and the participants are expected to make significant contributions to be an educational or scientific institution in the coming years in their home countries. It aims also to strengthen the network activites among the biotechnology scientists in the region