24 months
5000 EUR/year
5000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Sustainable Food Systems programme from Lyon Polytechnic Institute is a two-year international master’s degree aiming at educating future academics and managers for food companies and organisations to manage food processing and other food production related activities in a sustainable way.

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The Sustainable Food Systems programme from Lyon Polytechnic Institute is developed on the basis of advice from the job market and designed to provide graduates with a strong basis within sustainable food production combined with an individual and international profile.

Training the managers of the food sector

These generalists will gain basic knowledge in all topics that are relevant for the food industry, such as sustainability, supply chain, entrepreneurship, and new developments, combined with a specialization in a specific field of interest.

In their final year, the students will need to implement all this knowledge in problem-based project work and cases from the industry. They need to show that they can collaborate with different profiles in different contexts on different topics within a company.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainability of the food systems (e-learning)
  • Economic impact of agricultural and food regulation 
  • Food footprint: the environmental impact of the agro food chain 
  • Agricultural and food supply chain management 
  • Multichannel retail marketing 
  • Innovation in food packaging 
  • Mandatory seminar on Theological Issues 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BSc degree or equivalent in food /agricultural / nutritional sciences
  • English level certified by an official test: TOEFL 80, IELTS 6.5

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lyon

891 - 1300 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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