This Master thesis prize has been established in 1994 to valorise the research work undertaken by CIHEAM students in the framework of their Master of Science and to support the development of their scientific career. It is awarded every year by the Governing Board of the Organization upon recommendation by its Advisory Board.


The Prize to the CIHEAM best MSc Thesis for the academic year 2015-2016 has been awarded to:
Mrs Emna Khanfir, Tunisian student of CIHEAM Chania.
The thesis title is "Identification of varietal origin of Mediterranean olive oils using SNP based PCR-RFLP methodoloy".