Master of Food Studies 24 months Postgraduate Program By Taylor's University |Top Universities
Program Duration

24 monthsProgram duration

Tuitionfee

11,833 USDTuition Fee/year

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Main Subject Area

Food ScienceMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Food Science

Degree

Other

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

The Master of Food Studies programme offers students the opportunity to deepen their understanding on food cultures and food systems from the perspectives and methods of social sciences. The programme prepares practitioners to critically analyse, reflect upon, and intervene in contemporary social and cultural issues related to the transformations of food cultures and food systems. 

When you’ve successfully completed this programme, you could advance to any of these exciting careers, including: Consumer Research Departments; Management positions in food service or food-related enterprises; Product managers in the food industry and food services; Applied researchers in private and public entities; Consultants in food service planning and design.

Program overview

Main Subject

Food Science

Degree

Other

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

The Master of Food Studies programme offers students the opportunity to deepen their understanding on food cultures and food systems from the perspectives and methods of social sciences. The programme prepares practitioners to critically analyse, reflect upon, and intervene in contemporary social and cultural issues related to the transformations of food cultures and food systems. 

When you’ve successfully completed this programme, you could advance to any of these exciting careers, including: Consumer Research Departments; Management positions in food service or food-related enterprises; Product managers in the food industry and food services; Applied researchers in private and public entities; Consultants in food service planning and design.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

2.75+
60+
6+
  • Bachelor's Degree Tier 1: A Bachelor Degree (Level 6, MQF) in the field or related fields with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or its equivalent, as accepted by the Senate; OR
  • Bachelor's Degree Tier 2: A Bachelor Degree (Level 6, MQF) in the field or related fields or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting a CGPA of 2.75 can be accepted subject to rigourous internal assessment;
  • Bachelor's Degree (Tier 3): A Bachelor Degree (Level 6, MQF) in the field or related fields or its equivalent but not meeting a CGPA of 2.50 can be accepted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in related field.
  • For international students: IELTS 6.0 / TOEFL 60 (Internet Based Test) (May join IEN preparatory course and achieve the IELTS score). The validity of the IELTS or equivalent is within 2 years from the date of the examination.
2 Years
Sep
Apr

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

6,983 USD
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International Students

11,833 USD
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