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Master of Science in Food Science

University of Surrey University of Surrey, UK

Intake Sep 2023

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GBP 22400

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12 months


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Program Overview

Why choose this course
Our MSc Food Science course will give you a firm grasp on food science and the dramatic implications it can have on human health and disease. Our food science courses are ranked 2nd in the UK by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020 and the Complete University Guide 2021.

This course is taught by leading experts at the frontline of applied research, ensuring everything you learn is relevant and valued by employers. In recent years, our researchers have explored the important role of probiotics, sugar replacers and phytonutrients in foods. They’ve also helped prove the positive effects of good nutrition and the protective role it can play in reducing the risk of age-related disease outcomes.

What you will study

We’ll develop your knowledge and scientific research skills to an advanced level and fuel your interest in this dynamic and vibrant discipline with a focus on new product development and food microbiology.

You'll gain a deep understanding of current issues in the field of human nutrition. Our teaching emphasises the evidence-based links between diet, health and disease, supported by a full appreciation for the nutritional and microbial mechanisms involved.

You’ll develop the necessary research skills and industry links required to pursue a successful and rewarding career in the growing area of food science.

Additional Information

Program Level Master's Degree

College/University Processing Time 30

Program Intensity Full-Time

Work Permit work permit PGWP

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted for this program, students must have a Bachelor's degree.

    6.5 IELTS Score With no band less than 5.5
    88 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    110 Duolingo Minimum Overall Score
    55% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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