Food Processing Engineering (with Advanced Practice), M.Sc. | Teesside University | Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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Food Processing Engineering (with Advanced Practice)

20 months
9000 GBP/year
4770 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Food Processing Engineering (with Advanced Practice) programme, offered by Teesside University, is an ideal launchpad for graduates seeking careers in the thriving food and drink industry – an industry which is facing particularly acute skills shortages with excellent employability prospects for suitably skilled graduates. 


The food and drink sector is the largest manufacturing sector in the UK delivering 18% of the UK's total output by value.

This Food Processing Engineering (with Advanced Practice) course at Teesside University  is suitable if you are a recent graduate or in employment and wanting to qualify to MSc level. The blended learning approach means that employers looking to upskill and retain their best employees can do so with minimum time off work.

There are three routes you can select from to gain a postgraduate Master’s award:

  • MSc Food Processing Engineering – one year full time
  • MSc Food Processing Engineering – two years part time
  • MSc Food Processing Engineering (with Advanced Practice) – two years full time

Career opportunities 

Graduates can seek jobs in many areas in the food sector including

  • food analysis
  • new product development
  • quality management and food safety management
  • food production management
  • technical management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Practice in Sciences
  • Food Chemistry Composition and Analysis
  • Food Manufacturing Engineering
  • Food Product Design and Manufacturing Process Development
  • Food Safety Engineering and Management
  • Research Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You are normally expected to have at least a UK 2.2 honours degree (or equivalent) in a subject related to science, engineering or technology. If your first degree is not in one of the subject areas listed please check with our admissions team if it is acceptable.
  • Students with a degree awarded outside the UK must also meet the University's minimum English language requirements.
  • Non-EU international students who need a student visa to study in the UK should check our web pages on UKVI-compliant English language requirements. The University also provides pre-sessional English language courses if you do not meet the minimum English language requirement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 20 months.
  • National

    4770 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4770 GBP per year during 20 months.

Living costs for Middlesbrough

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

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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