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Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science

University of Alberta

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
10500 CAD/year
5575 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The MSc course-based degree in Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science at the University of Alberta is a 2 year course-based program designed for professionals who have been with government, industry, or private practice and who wish to return for upgrading and specialization. 

Overview

The MSc course-based degree in Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science at the University of Alberta attracts over $20 million in research funding every year. 

On main campus for research and teaching in plant, animal, food processing and bio-resource, Human Nutrition, Agri-Food Materials, Genomics and Proteomics and Food Microbiology. AFNS offers both thesis-based and course-based programs as well as a combined degree with the School of Business.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Individual Study 
  • Advanced Study of Food Fermentations 
  • Processing of Milk and Dairy Products 
  • Muscle Food Science and Technology 
  • Rangeland Plant Communities of Western Canada 
  • Science and Technology of Cereal and Oilseed Processing 
  • Applied Bioinformatics 
  • Renewable Biomaterials 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3.3

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.
88
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

Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Four-year undergraduate degree (preferably Science or Engineering based), or its academic equivalent, from a recognized institution, and:
  • Grade point average (GPA) of 3.3 out of 4.0 or B+ on a letter-based scale in the last two years (approximately 60 credits) of post-secondary study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10500 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10500 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5575 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5575 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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