Master of Food and Nutrition Science

The University of Adelaide

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject.

English Language Requirements

IELTS: Overall 6.5 (Reading 6, Listening 6, Speaking 6, Writing 6); TOEFL: Internet-based: Total score of 79 with a minimum of 21 in Writing, 18 in Speaking and 13 in Reading and Listening; TOEFL Paper-based: Total score of 577 with a minimum of 4.5 in the Test of Written English (TWE); Pearsons: Overall 58 (Reading 50, Listening 50, Speaking 50, Writing 50); Cambridge: Overall 176 (Reading 169, Listening 169, Speaking 169, Writing 169).

Course Details

Transform the future of food

Food and nutrition science is all about what we eat, how it impacts our wellbeing, and ways we can change the game for longevity. It’s a growing field where expert-level skills are much sought-after. Be prepared to master contemporary food tech and drive innovation.

What will you do?

Our Master of Food and Nutrition Science is designed to develop specialist skills and empower future food visionaries. You will:

understand the importance of a secure, sustainable and healthy food supply

formulate and package foods with specific functional and nutritional properties

expand your knowledge of nutrigenomics and metabolic nutrition

apply sensory and flavour science to new product development

discover innovative and emerging processing and preservation techniques

critically evaluate legislative and regulatory policy

build peer relationships in your own learning space, within the University’s dedicated Food Innovation Laboratory

complete an independent capstone research project.

Where could it take you?

You could create and market previously undreamt-of sensory experiences. You might revolutionise nutritional therapy. Perhaps you’ll innovate in the beer and beverages world, make microalgae meats, or popularise new insect-infused edibles.

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Level of Study: Masters Degree (Coursework)

Duration: 2 years

CRICOS Course Code: 109091J

English Requirements: IELTS Score UG 6.5

Annual Tuition: AUD$52,000.00

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