Taught course

Food Production Management

Institution
University of Nottingham · School of Biosciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

2:2 level or above (or its international equivalent) in a natural or applied science discipline or in an engineering discipline such as chemical, agricultural or food engineering.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Develop your knowledge and skills in food processing, quality assurance, and business management for a career in the global food industry.

  • Get real-life experiences through a series of visits to food industries and events, and a three-month industry placement, where you'll see the latest technologies in the food industry
  • Guest lectures from external speakers provide expertise in specific research areas or leadership in industry.
  • Our Food Processing Facility provides equipment and test facilities to replicate industry. Including a development kitchen, quality control laboratory and sensory analysis suite

Key facts

  • The course is co-run by the School of Biosciences and the Business School
  • The Business School is an international leader in finance and management education and a research pioneer in entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainability
  • The School of Biosciences is ranked the no. 1 research environment in the UK for food science in the Research Excellence Framework 2014

Information for international students

Masters scholarships are available for international students from a wide variety of countries and areas of study. You must already have an offer to study at Nottingham to apply. Please note closing dates to ensure your course application is submitted in good time.

Information and advice on funding your degree, living costs and working while you study is available on our website, as well as country-specific resources.

Fees and funding

UK/EU students

General information on funding for both research and taught degrees, applicable to UK/HEU students is available from the University's Graduate School at this page.

Government loans for masters courses

The Government offers postgraduate student loans for students studying a taught or research masters course. Applicants must ordinarily live in England or the EU. Student loans are also available for students from Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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