Taught course

Food Science

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Food Science and Nutrition
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:2 (hons) or equivalent in a relevant science subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

With the advancement of food technology, food manufacture has allowed for enhanced food quality, improved food safety and increasingly competitive options for consumers. Developments in food production have also given way to consideration of the impact on food safety.

This Masters will provide you with a broad knowledge of food science focusing on chemistry and biochemistry, whilst giving you the necessary background understanding of physics, mathematics, and biology to excel in this field. You’ll develop the ability to apply fundamental scientific concepts to understand and manipulate the complex characteristics of foods. The programme will also allow you to challenge current issues in food production and issues arising from food safety.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Team
Email
mscenquiry@food.leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 343 0347