By choosing the Bachelor in Food Technology (BSc) you could become one of the food experts who dedicate their career to developing new products and introducing them onto the international food market.
Could chewing gum with chocolate flavour or seaweed pasta be your idea? Whether you call yourself a foodie or want to contribute to global food issues, you will always find your way with this innovative study programme. Food Technology combines courses in the lab on chemistry and microbiology with business courses such as marketing and strategy. You will also gain knowledge of product processes and properties and of the impact of food on the human body. From day one, you will apply your knowledge in practice.
When you choose the specialisation in Food Innovation Management, you will learn how to research the market and explore customer demands. This will allow you to create successful new food products. Will you help in the development of healthier food? Or you choose the specialisation Food Safety and Health and learn how to manage and analyse the safe production of food. With so many food producers, there are plenty of jobs for graduates!
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Bachelor of Science
The European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) is a student-centred system based on the student workload required to achieve the objectives of a programme of study. Its aim is to facilitate the recognition of study periods undertaken by mobile students through the transfer of credits. The ECTS is based on the principle that 60 credits are equivalent to the workload of full-time student during one academic year.
No Numerus Fixus
Without numerus fixus.
Tuition fee 2023/2024
The EU/EEA rate is the regular fee for students from within the EU/EEA.
One of the general admission requirements for all our 4-year Bachelor study programmes is a secondary school diploma, which is equivalent to the Dutch HAVO (or VWO) diploma. Examples of equivalent levels are the International Baccalaureate diploma or A-Levels. It is highly recommended your diploma has a final examination in mathematics and chemistry but this is not a mandatory admission requirement.
- Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English
- Cambridge First Certificate in English
- IELTS overall band
- TOEFL internet based
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The non-EU/EEA rate is the rate for students from outside the EU/EEA.
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The institutional rate is for all students who have already obtained a bachelor’s or master’s degree and who want to start a second programme leading to a degree at the same level or at a lower level.
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The Holland Scholarship is meant for international students from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) who want to do their bachelor’s or master’s in the Netherlands.
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