Food Studies (Mixed Mode)

Taylor's University

M.Phil. On Campus
18 months
9175 USD/year
5526 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Master of Philosophy in Food Studies (Mixed Mode) 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 for the Food Studies (Mixed Mode) programme 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

  • 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
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applicants are advised to submit their application at least 8 weeks (2 months) prior to the commencement date of the intake to avoid any unnecessary delay in the admission process.




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Bachelor’s Degree Tier 1

  • A bachelor’s degree with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 as accepted by the Senate

Bachelor’s Degree Tier 2

  • A bachelor’s degree not meeting CGPA of 2.75 but above CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment

Bachelor’s Degree (Tier 3)

  • 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 equivalent qualification

  • Other qualifications equivalent to a bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 that are accepted by the Senate

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9175 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13763 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    5526 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8290 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.

Approximate Total Fees (Local Students): RM 34,800


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Food Studies (Mixed Mode)
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