Sustainable Food Processing, M.Sc. | Part time online | University College Dublin | Ireland
24 months
Duration
113 EUR/credit 5085 EUR/year
113 EUR/credit 5085 EUR/year
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About

The MSc Sustainable Food Processing at University College Dublin will provide students with excellent knowledge of the principles underlying the sustainable processing of foods and enable graduates to apply the technical knowledge acquired to the production of high quality, safe and nutritious foods.

Overview

Delivered by leading international experts from the UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science and the UCD Institute of Food and Health, graduates will be skilled in proposing and developing solutions to sustainability problems as they relate to post-farm-gate food processing from the point of production to the point of sale and communicating these to stakeholders professionally.

This Sustainable Food Processing at University College Dublin is aimed at individuals working full-time in the food industry charged with improving the sustainability of food systems or recent graduates who wish to specialise in the area of sustainability. 

Careers & Employability

The course is aimed at individuals working full-time in the food industry charged with improving the sustainability of food systems or those working in the food industry seeking to upskill and differentiate themselves for a career in this area. Recent graduates of food or health related disciplines seeking new careers in this rapidly expanding sector are also encouraged to apply. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Food Chain Integrity
  • Food Microbiology & Safety
  • Food Process Technology
  • Meat and Meat Products 
  • Milk and Dairy Products 
  • Bioinformatics in Food Safety

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
63
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a minimum of a Second-Class Honors degree in a cognate subject (Science, Engineering or related discipline), or international equivalent.
  • Applicants with other awards who hold substantial relevant work experience will be considered.
  • Applicants who do not hold the requisite Science qualification (but who hold a Level 8 Honors degree or equivalent) have been admitted previously and are advised to submit an application for assessment by the Programme Director to determine eligibility.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5085 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 113 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5085 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 113 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • EU/NONEU    fee per credit - € 113.4

Funding

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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