Food Science and Biotechnology
This programme develops comprehensive knowledge and understanding of food science and bioprocessing in the 21st century. As such it focuses on food production and processing, biotechnology and sustainability alongside food quality and supply chain management. You also have the option to explore food product development and enterprise, food microbiology and safety, or project management in great depth depending on your interest or desired career choice. You are encouraged to take a voluntary placement within local industry to conduct real-world research projects.
You need to have successfully completed an undergraduate course in a science, engineering or management discipline (2.2 minimum). International students are normally required to provide evidence of English language proficiency at a level equivalent to an IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each component.
Modules include, applied biotechnology; biomanufacturing; food processing technology; food production and environmental biotechnology; food quality and supply chain management; nutraceuticals, functional foods, nutrition and health; research and study skills followed by a 60 credit project. Optional modules include: food microbiology and safety, food product development and enterprise and project management.
Assessment consists of a collection of formal examinations, coursework, laboratory reports and presentations.
A range of scholarships are available for UK, EU and international students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,590 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,590 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,590 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 10,950 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,060 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 10,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,060 per Academic year (EU fees)||9 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Teesside University||Middlesbrough||TS1 3BA||North East|
Admissions Office, School of Science & Engineering