MSc — 2024 entry Food Science

Fuel your interest in food science on this masters course and understand the dramatic implications food science and nutrition can have on human health and disease.

Key course information

Typical offer
2:2 minimum
Start date
September 2024
1 year
UK fees
Overseas fees
Stag Hill

Why choose
this course?

  • Access our multimillion-pound laboratories and develop your practical skills using the latest industry equipment.
  • Join one of our research groups and benefit from our links with renowned research institutions across the world.
  • Learn from leading experts at the frontline of applied research, ensuring everything you learn is relevant and valued by employers. Our lecturers were awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Further and Higher Education in recognition of their research excellence in the field of food and nutrition.
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Of our biosciences and medicine masters graduates are in employment or further study (Graduate Outcomes 2023, HESA)

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Surrey is ranked 9th in the UK for overall student satisfaction (Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey 2023)

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