Food Safety & Biotechnology - Research

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Food Safety & Biotechnology - Research
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 104878 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MPhil
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date

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Entry Requirements

The minimum academic requirement for admission to a research degree programme is normally an Upper Second Class Honours degree from a UK or ROI HE provider, or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. Further information ca...


Expand+Food Safety and Biotechnology highlights
Industry Links
•The School has a wide range of strong, international links with governments, academia and industry.

World Class Facilities
•Students will be based in modern, world-class laboratory fa...

Course Content

Expand+Research Strategies
This programme focuses on applied aspects of advanced and emerging analytical technologies to address current issues in food safety, nutrition and food supply. It covers the entire food chain from farm to fork and places a stron...

Research Areas

Expand+Research Strengths
Advanced and emerging technological and analytical platforms (biosensors, isotopic and omics)
Animal food and feed safety
Animal health and disease diagnostics
Global food security
Food and nutrition metabolomics

Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment processes for the Research Degree differ from taught degrees. Students will be expected to present drafts of their work at regular intervals to their supervisor who will provide written and oral feedback; a formal assessment process takes ...

Careers or Further Progression Career Prospects
Queen's postgraduates reap exceptional benefits. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability, while innovative leadership and executive programmes alongside sterling integration with business experts helps our students gain key leadership positions both nationally and internationally.
Further Enquiries People teaching you
Mr Peter Millar
Postgraduate Research Administrator
School of Biological Sciences
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