The Food Science and Technology (Hons) programme at Beijing Normal University - Hong Kong Baptist University United International College will prepare students to be well-trained food scientists, technologists, regulatory specialists and food science professionals employed either by government agencies or private food industries, both local and foreign companies, establishing sales and manufacturing facilities in China.
Our curriculum maintains a current approach, encompassing the latest scientific, technological and industrial developments, aiming at providing the necessary human resources for the development of the food industry in China.
The curriculum covers areas of general sciences, including General Biology, Microbiology, Physiology, General Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Analytical Chemistry, giving students a solid foundation in food science and technology.
In addition, students are required to take a group of core courses specifically in food science and technology, such as Food Chemistry, Food Process Engineering, Food Analysis, Food Materials Science, Food Science Laboratory, Nutrition, Food Microbiology and Toxicology, Food Product Development, Quality Assurance and Safety of Food, etc.
In addition, students will be encouraged to select some major elective courses based on their interests and plans for future development in two directions: science and technology，and business and management.
There are numerous opportunities for our graduates to gain employment in food industries, public health institutions, government regulatory agencies, food service providers, educational institutions, and other non-profit organizations.
Since the medium of instruction at UIC is English, our students can meet the demand by many Chinese companies with major focus on international business as well as that of foreign companies moving into China’s market. Since the inception in 2007, our graduates have been successfully employed as civil servants and technologists in private companies.
There are numerous opportunities for our graduates to gain employment in food industries, public health institutions, government regulatory agencies, food service providers, educational institutions, and other non-profit organizations. Companies recruiting UIC FST graduates include:
- China National Center For Food Safety Risk Assessment
- China Quality Certification Centre
- CMA Testing and Certification Laboratories
- Hong Kong Institute of Biotechnology Ltd.
- Guangdong Food Industry Institute
- Guangdong Provincial Bioengineering Institute
- SGS Hong Kong
- China Dragon Inspection & Certification (H.K.) Ltd.
- Coca Cola Company, USA
- Facebook Inc.
- Eco-Farms, AU
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- General Biology
- General Biology and Chemistry Laboratory
- Food Microbiology
- General Chemistry
- Analytical Chemistry
- Food Science
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- 48 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Mainland China Applicants:
Mainland Chinese students who have sat the P.R.C. National College Entrance Examination (NCEE) of the current year, and have met the college entrance benchmark are eligible to apply.
An applicant from overseas other than Hong Kong or Macau may apply for admission with qualification acceptable to the College, and will be considered on an individual basis.
- International Baccalaureate Diploma
- Associate Degree Student/Holder
- Higher Diploma/Professional Diploma/Diploma Student/Holder
- GCE Qualification
- SAT Qualifications
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International11792 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11792 EUR per year during 48 months.
National11792 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11792 EUR per year during 48 months.
- 90,000 RMB per annum
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