¿Qué aprenderé?

Gain a competitive edge in the food industry by combining specialist food science skills and business expertise, with our BSc Food Science with Business degree.Taught by experts from the Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences and Henley Business School, this three-year degree will prepare you for managerial, commercial or technical positions in the food sector.**Become a food science specialist at the University of Reading**- Top ten UK university for Food Science (joint 5th in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021).- 85% of our research impact is rated outstanding (Research Excellence Framework 2014).- Our food science graduates have the second-highest median salary of such graduates six months after graduation (The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019, based on analysis of 2017 graduate salaries).**Study with experts at Henley Business School**- Henley Business School is part of an elite group of business schools to hold triple-accredited status from the UK, European and US accrediting bodies (AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB).- Ranked 5th in the UK for graduate prospects in Business, Management & Marketing, Guardian University Guide, 2021.- Top ten UK university for research quality, Complete University Guide 2021.You'll combine the essentials of business with the fundamental science underpinning food and nutrition, including:- food processing and engineering- food product development- human physiology- microbiology- economics- marketing- financial management.At Reading, you’ll also develop key technical skills through laboratory-based practicals, sensory evaluation, and work in our pilot-scale food processing plant.During your final year you will carry out an original project as part of one of our existing research groups, and embark on a venture project within Henley Business School.**Professional accreditation**Our BSc Food Science with Business course is accredited by the Institute of Food Science and Technology (IFST), the industry’s leading professional body.Accreditation provides an assurance that your degree meets the standards expected by the food industry, helping you to stand out in a competitive job market. You'll also be recognised as a professional food scientist by the Institute of Food Science and Technology.**Careers**95% of our graduates are in work or further study within 15 months of graduating (Graduate Outcomes Survey, 2017/18; based on first degree responders from Food and Nutritional Sciences).Food is Europe's largest and most buoyant industry. There is a constant demand for graduates with a combination of technical skills and business knowledge.Our graduates typically find employment in food product development, quality management, food technology, and nutritional science.Recent graduates from the Department of Food and Nutritional Sciences have gone on to work for:- PepsiCo- Nestlé- Marks & Spencer- Mars- Unilever.

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

School of Chemistry, Food and Pharmacy

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (3 )

Costos de estudio
£23.700,00 (US$ 32.608) por año
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Fecha de inicio

Octubre 2022


Main Site

Room 208,

Pepper Lane,



RG6 6AH, England

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Students with US High School Diploma with GPA of 3.0/4.0 will be considered for entry onto International Foundation Programme. We do accept several combinations of qualifications for students who completed the High School Diploma but generally we consider the following common combinations: High School Diploma with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and grades ranging from 444 - 555 in three Advanced placement tests Or High School Diploma with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and scores ranging from 600 - 700 in three SAT Subjects Tests. A levels/AS levels or International Baccalaureate (IB) or other International qualications will also be considered. Please refer the university website for details of the English Language requirements for entry to individual undergraduate degree programmes.

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.


Acerca de University of Reading

University of Reading tiene grandes vínculos con las empresas y un prestigio internacional por la calidad docente y su investigación.

  • Clasificada en el top 20% de universidades en todo el mundo.
  • Aproximadamente 500 cursos de pregrado y posgrado
  • 98% de las investigaciones son de renombre mundial
  • Más de 21.000 estudiantes de más de 165 países