The Posgraduate Program in Animal Science – Federal University of Ceara and Federal University of Paraiba offers courses in academic master’s and doctoral degrees. PPGZ has recognized excellence, with a score (5) in the CAPES assessment. Currently, 118 students, 43 in the academic master’s degree and 75 in the doctorate, make up the PPGZ student body. Our faculty is currently composed of 29 professors and 19 are scholarships for research productivity from CNPq. The Posgraduate Program in Animal Science an excellent infrastructure for the development of advanced research, which is composed of modern and well-equipped laboratories with equipped material and human resources, libraries and excellent computational structure.