Food Science and Technology

Universiti Teknologi Mara

18 months
2336 USD/year
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The Food Science and Technology Coursework program from Universiti Teknologi Mara requires completion of 34 credits of core courses and 8 credits of elective courses with presentation and submission of dissertation. Method of teaching includes lectures, laboratory practical, assignment, case study and mini project.

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The Master of Food Science and Technology programme is offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara .

Graduates from this program have the potential to become an expert workforce in environment-related fields. 

This program, will also allow graduates the opportunity to further their studies at the doctorate level (PhD).

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Research Methodology
  • Food Commodity Processing Technology
  • Advanced Food Analysis
  • Elective Course
  • Food Safety and Quality Management
  • Food Ingredients Technology
  • Advanced Food Chemistry
  • Units Operation and Food Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 22 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


42 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Minimum Of A Second Class Honours Degree Or CGPA Of 2.75 In A Science-Related Field From UiTM Or Any Instituition Of Higher Learning Recognised By The UiTM Senate; Or
  • A Bachelor's Degree With A CGPA Of Between 2.50 And 2.75 Can Be Considered Subject To Rigorous Internal Assessment; Or
  • An Equivalent Qualification To An Honours Degree In A Science-Related Field Recognised By The UiTM Senate Together With Relevant Experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1168 USD per semester and a duration of 18 months.

International Tuition Fees Per Semester (RM): 4,840 


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