You will be working with food science, food innovation and product development within disciplines such as nutrition, Food Design Thinking, consumer science, food chemistry, gastronomy, food sociology and sensory science.
You will acquire competencies within food science, innovative processes, product development, and you will gain a sociological insight into food, and eating behaviour, and become a connecting link between the consumers and the food industry.
You will be examining and optimizing food (incl. new raw materials and underexploited biological resources) with tastiness, healthiness and sustainability as the tools to ensure dissemination for the benefit of as many as possible.
With a degree in Food Innovation and Health programme at the University of Copenhagen you can use your competencies in food science, nutrition, innovation and entrepreneurship to obtain exciting jobs in the food industry or within the public food area, for instance as a product developer or adviser. You can also work with communication, health promotion, management, or research within the food and health sector, teach, or serve as a consultant or establish your own start-up company.
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- Food Science and Culinary Techniques
- Nutrition Physiology
- Food Consumer Research
- Thematic Course in Food Innovation and Health
- Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Determinants of Food Consumption
- Bioactive Components and Health
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesNutrition & Dietetics Health Sciences Food Sciences View 7 other Masters in Health Sciences in Denmark
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic requirements.
- BSc in Food Science with the Food, Health and Nutrition subject-specific course package from the University of Copenhagen
- If you have a bachelor’s degree other than those listed above, you must submit additional documentation along with your application so the University can evaluate whether or not you meet the admission requirements.
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International10754 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5377 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
- Tuition fee: DKK 40,000 per semester
Living costs for Copenhagen
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.