Harper Adams University

Harper Adams University

Food Industry Management

The course aims to produce and develop well-trained managers who are working in, or wish to follow, careers in the food industry; it promotes analytical and management skills by focusing on questions raised in relation to public policy issues, the commercial environment and the supply of foods which meet supply chain customer and consumer requirements. Students hone their personal skills and are able to engage in critical analysis and formulate and express sound arguments.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (minimum lower 2nd Class) or a good FdSc/HND pass in a relevant subject area together with related industrial or professional experience of at least 1 year. In addition, the suitability of candidates for particular programmes may be assessed by interview, considering reports from referees and by evaluating previous experience.

Course modules

Modules include: Food processing, quality and safety; food product development; research and information skills; principles of finance; managing people; agri-food supply chain strategy and management; food security and sustainability; research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Whole course (International) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (Scotland) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (Wales) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (EU) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (England) 6 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,900 per Whole course (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (Wales) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Harper Adams University Newport TF10 8NB West Midlands

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Key information

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Admissions Office
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01952 81 5000