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Food and Meal Science

12 months
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This Food and Meal Science master programme from Kristianstad University takes you to a higher level within the field of food and meal science. It requires a bachelor's degree with equivalence in a subject relevant to the main field* including a degree project.


Key facts

After graduation at Kristianstad University you will have a wide range of working possibilities, for example as a nutrition manager or a key account manager in the food industry.

For a degree of Master of Arts the student shall:

  • demonstrate knowledge and understanding in Food and Meal Science, including both an overview of the field and specialised knowledge in certain areas, as well as insight into current research and development work
  • demonstrate specialised methodological knowledge in the main field of Food and Meal Science.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • The Complexity of Food Choice: The Public Meal from a Consumer Perspective
  • Food, Overconsumption and Consumer Critique
  • Applied Statistics in the Health Sciences
  • Food for Many: Interdisciplinary Approach and Methodology
  • Optional specialisation through first or second cycle courses in Food and Meal Science theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

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Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with the equivalence of 180 credits in a subject relevant to the main field of Food and Meal Science, including a degree project of at least 15 credits, or the equivalent, and English 6 from Swedish upper secondary school or the equivalent. 
  • English 6 

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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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