24 months
4725 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Graduates from the Food Science and Engineering program at South China University of Technology are expected to be competent to engage in teaching, scientific research, manufacturing, and management jobs in the field of Food Science.


The program from Food Science and Engineering at South China University of Technology aims to cultivate quality specialists who are well-developed morally, intellectually, and physically. 

Degree requirements

Students are required to have good characters and fine scholarship, rigorous learning spirits, and team spirit; be equipped with solid theoretical foundation, specialized knowledge, and experimental skills in Food Science; be well informed with the technological developing trends of this discipline; have strong abilities to undertake independent scientific research, design, and teaching assignment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Food Process Engineering
  • Food Micro & Macro components
  • Advanced Food Microbiology
  • Food Innovation
  • Research Methodology and Statistics
  • Advanced Food Packaging

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Passport Copy (Valid duration covers your study period at SCUT)
  • English Test Result (TOEFL/ IELTS or any other English Proficiency Certificate, For   English Medium Programs only)
  • Bachelor Diploma and Transcripts
  • 2 Recommendation Letters
  • Personal Statement/ Study Plan/ Research Proposal
  • Pre-acceptance Letter
  • Foreigner Physical Examination Form

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4725 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4725 USD per year during 24 months.
  • RMB 32,000 per Year

Living costs for Guangzhou

3693 - 6127 CNY /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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