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Biosystems and Food Engineering

University College Dublin

Master
24 months
Duration
25600 EUR/year
8085 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Biosystems and Food Engineering graduates at University College Dublin are at the forefront of the search for practical solutions to global problems and this specialisation will lead graduates to a wide variety of employment opportunities with companies focussing on processing of food and other biological materials.

Overview

This Biosystems and Food Engineering Masters at University College Dublin will provide graduates from an engineering or mathematical based science background the opportunity to specialise in the application of engineering science and design to biological materials and systems, especially in:

  • Food process engineering
  • Sustainable energy
  • Environmental protection

Career

This is one of Ireland's most important industries and our graduates have excellent prospects finding employment in:• Bioprocess and food companies• Environmental protection and waste recycling companies• Sustainable energy and green technology companies

There are also opportunities to pursue PhD research in UCD and worldwide.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bioprocess Engineering Principles
  • Buildings and Environment
  • Air Pollution
  • Quantitative Risk Assessment for Human and Animal Health
  • Agricultural Mechanisation: Engines and Crop Machinery
  • Agricultural Mechanisation: Hydraulics and components
  • Unit Operations in Bioprocess Engineering
  • Waste Management
  • Environmental Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
90
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).
6.5
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.
63

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours undergraduate degree (NFQ Level 8) with minimum upper second class honours or international equivalence in an engineering degree programme or mathematically-based science subject. 
  • Students meeting the programme’s academic entry requirements but not the  English language requirements, may enter the programme upon  successful completion of UCD’s Pre-Sessional or International Pre-Master’s Pathway programmes. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25600 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8085 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8085 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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