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Food and Agribusiness, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #27 (BCR) Sydney, Australia
Feeding the world is big business. The Food and Agribusiness program at the University of Sydney provides an excellent launch pad for your career, whether you are passionate about producing high quality nutritious food, excited about getting into the food business, or looking to make an impact through applied science.
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Overview

The Food and Agribusiness program at the University of Sydneyoffers a unique combination of a double major in Food Science and your choice of a Business or Economics discipline. Industry is looking for graduates who are critical, creative and adaptable, who can help to solve emerging challenges and support innovation. 

The Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Food and Agribusiness) will arm you with a highly sought after set of skills and knowledge, professional development through embedded internship and research experiences, and the flexibility to position yourself for diverse careers in the food and agribusiness sector. 

Career Pathways

  • food production
  • processing operations
  • quality assurance
  • food safety
  • new product development
  • research and development
  • supply chain
  • logistics management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • We strongly encourage international applicants to apply as early as possible to allow time for visa and travel arrangements.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      • Part time study available for eligible applicants (excluding international student visa holders)
  • Credits
    192 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biology
  • Food Science
  • Chemistry
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Food Processing
  • Food Quality and Safety
  • Statistical Models

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    85

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  • Minimum required score:

    565

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General Requirements

  • CRICOS code: 0100161
  • a secondary education qualification such as the NSW Higher School Certificate (including national and international equivalents), or approved higher education study, including approved preparation courses.

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

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  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    48500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 48500 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Sydney

  • 1882 - 3550 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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