Gastronomy and Food Sustainability MSc / PGDip

University College Birmingham

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There has never been a more important time to consider how food production and consumption affects our world. The agri-food industry needs smart, innovative people and approaches to help balance overcoming challenges like climate change, food security and diet-related diseases with producing food people still want to eat. Our Gastronomy and Food Sustainability postgraduate course will help you develop both the general and specific knowledge to meet the needs of the future industry.Expanding ... READ MORE

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Full time | University College Birmingham | 1 year | 27-SEP-21

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Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

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MSc Gastronomy and Food Sustainability – A grade classification of 2:2 is required, or international equivalent. PGDip Gastronomy and Food Sustainability – A grade classification of third-class is required, or international equivalent. A UK or International honours degree from a recognised institution. We also consider applicants who are currently employed and wish to apply to University College Birmingham. To apply, you must have five years of relevant managerial work experience, demonstrating in-depth knowledge of the sector for the subject matter you are interested in pursuing. A reference detailing your roles and responsibilities from your line manager and a meeting with the programme team will usually be scheduled prior to a place being offered.

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Situated in the heart of the UK’s second-largest city, University College Birmingham has been providing award-winning, career-focused education and training for individuals with the “ambition and commitment to succeed” in some form for nearly 150 years. It’s also a diverse, multicultural university that welcomes over 7,500 students from 65 countries each year. University College Birmingham is renowned for its vocational courses which are led by award-winning lecturers and have a focus on connecting students to the real world of work. The university is recognised by the government and many industry organisations as a centre for vocational excellence in several subject areas.

Where you'll study

University College Birmingham

Summer Row Birmingham
B3 1JB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Birmingham Snow Hill  0.2 miles away

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