University of Greenwich

Degree level: Postgraduate

Applied Food Safety and Quality Management with Industrial Practice (Taught)

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Course summary

This course is now closed to new International applications for January 2023. This two-year Master’s in Applied Food Safety & Quality Management with Industrial Practice is ideal for graduates who are looking for managerial roles in the food industry. There is a huge demand for professionally trained graduates who understand what it takes to provide safe food to consumers. Our course addresses a variety of food safety and quality issues to help you meet these industry needs. These include the management of food safety and quality across the supply chain, and how to design and implement safety and quality management systems to meet required local and international legislation. You'll also be able to apply to work with a relevant employer during your second year. The course is aimed at graduates from related disciplines or professionals in the food sector who wish to develop their skills and take on managerial roles. It is taught by staff at the award-winning Natural Resources Institute (NRI). What you should know about this course

  • This two-year course includes an independent research project and a one-year internship
  • The course is taught by the award-winning Natural Resources Institute (NRI), with its unique knowledge base and industry experience
  • Our farm-to-fork approach addresses a variety of food safety and quality management issues
  • This popular course at our Medway Campus in Kent has limited availability and numbers will be capped. Apply early to secure your place
  • You are responsible for securing your placement (with our help). But if this is not completed, you can still graduate with an award without industrial practice.

Modules

All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

Students will be assessed through a variety of methods, such as: Classroom presentations, discussions and case-studies Critical reviews, looking at new areas of research Examinations.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Food Science and Technology of the United Kingdom, Institute of

Entry requirements

Applicants should have: A Bachelor's degree at 2:2 or above (or equivalent) from a recognised university Or an equivalent professional qualification in an appropriate science subject. If you do not have formal entry qualifications, you may be admitted depending on your work experience and responsibilities. Applicants from other backgrounds may be considered. Please email the Course Leader at [email protected] For more information, contact [email protected] or 020 8331 9000.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £15750 Whole course
Northern Ireland £15750 Whole course
Scotland £15750 Whole course
Wales £15750 Whole course
EU £18500 Whole course
International £18500 Whole course

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2022/23 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2023/24 academic year. Please follow this link for more information https://www.gre.ac.uk/finance
Applied Food Safety and Quality Management with Industrial Practice at University of Greenwich - UCAS