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Food Business

University College Cork

12 months
Duration
18500 EUR/year
10630 EUR/year
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About

The MSc in Food Business at University College Cork prepares students for a career in the dynamic world of food business and will set you up to play a lead role in the analysis of key sectoral issues and strategic management of the ever-evolving food industry.

Overview

Learning outcomes

The balance of modules on The MSc in Food Business at University College Cork programme reflects the global nature of the food industry. Students will expand their knowledge of food, the food consumer, innovation in food and the decision-making processes in companies that develop, brand, distribute, and sell food products. The practical application of learning in this course will equip you with analytical, communication, business and presentation skills, which are required and highly valued by the industry.

The skills learned in this course are highly transferable so our graduates pursue employment opportunities in both the food sector (international corporations, SMEs, start-ups and food agencies) and non-food sector (banks, market research firms and higher education).

Programme Structure

Course includes:

  • Strategic Food Marketing 
  • Food Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Sustainable Food Systems
  • Global Food Policy Issues
  • Consumer Culture and Consumer-Brand Relationships

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

To be eligible for the MSc in Food Business and Innovation programme, candidates must hold at least a Second Class Honours Grade II in a primary honours degree (NFQ Level 8). Consideration under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) may also be given to applicants who have a minimum of three years relevant professional experience, subject to the approval of the Programme Director.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18500 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10630 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10630 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Cork

860 - 1400 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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