Food Studies, M.Phil. | Taylor's University | Subang Jaya, Malaysia
24 months
5911 USD/year
3443 USD/year
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The Master of Philosophy (Food Studies) at Taylor's University aims to groom graduates into highly qualified professionals who are experts in the field of Food Studies.  


To achieve this, Taylor’s University and University Toulouse Jean Jaurès (UT2J) have designed a comprehensive curriculum which encompasses components like research skills, anthropology and sociology of food, understanding of the different food cultures, food trends and business outlook, socio-political issues on food nutrition and public health and many more.

Future Careers  

When you’ve successfully completed this Food Studies programme from Taylor's University, you could advance to any of these exciting careers, including:

  • Management positions in food service or food-related enterprises
  • Product managers in the food industry
  • Applied researchers in private and public entities
  • Consultants in food service planning and design
  • Business and market analysts for the food industry
  • Food, health and nutritional counsellors

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methodology
  • Anthropology & Sociology of Food
  • Nutrition and Public Health Issues
  • Hotel and Restaurant Design and Development 
  • World Food Cultures
  • Marketing in Food Business

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Applicants are advised to submit their application at least 8 weeks (2 months) prior to the commencement date.


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 as accepted by the Senate
  • A bachelor’s degree not meeting CGPA of 2.75 but above CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment
  • A bachelor’s degree not meeting CGPA of 2.50 can be accepted subjected to a minimum of ten years working experience in relevant field.
  • Other qualifications equivalent to a bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 that are accepted by the Senate 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5911 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11822 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    3443 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6887 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

RM 32700 - local 

RM 27632 - local (Part-time)


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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