Taught course

Brewing: Principles and Practice

Institution
University of Nottingham · School of Biosciences
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

2:2 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The course would also be highly suitable for those aspiring to a career as a practical brewer.

It has been specifically designed for part-time distance learning so that you can acquire and practise skills in your work environment. Modules are delivered by a combination of interactive e-learning and intensive advanced residential courses.

The course is taught by staff from the School of Biosciences with expertise in brewing and related sciences, together with invited contributions from specialist brewing practitioners; all are internationally renowned leaders within their field.

Our postgraduate courses were developed with the support of the EPSRC and the BBRSC Modular Training for Industry Scheme.

Key facts

  • The UK Midlands region has strong historic links to brewing and our campus is situated just a short drive away from the famous brewing centre of Burton-upon-Trent
  • The School of Biosciences is one of the largest and strongest schools of its kind in the UK
  • The school is ranked the no. 1 research environment in the UK for agriculture, veterinary and food science in the Research Excellence Framework 2014; 97% of our work in the Schools of Biosciences and Veterinary Medicine and Science was judged to be of international quality
  • A purpose-built dedicated Brewing and Bioenergy Buildingopened on campus in 2011
  • The Sutton Bonington Campus is a self-contained, 16-hectare site in the beautiful countryside of South Nottinghamshire and it offers a number of dedicated facilities applicable to this course

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    full time
    18-21 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    18-21 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgraduate-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)115 951 5559