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Tuition Fees:$0 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Master of Science in Food Science and Technology
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:Faculty of Agriculture
Campus:Upper Kabete Campus
Course Type:Master by Coursework and Research
Application Deadline: 9 October 2020
Programme Overview

The Department of Food Science and Technology offers a Master of Science Programme in Food Science and Technology with option in either Food Science or Food Technology.  The Programme consists of a year of coursework followed by a year of individual research leading to a thesis

Curriculum

The programme extends over two academic years.  The first year is devoted to coursework, which consists of 10 units totalling 400 contact hours.  Each unit shall consist of 40 contact hours.

In the second year, students carry out an individual research project in Food Science or Food Technology which is presented as a thesis.

Admission Requirements

Undergraduate degree in Food Science and Technology or any related field

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan Students: $28
Application Fees for International Students: $49

How to Apply:
Applicants should visit = https://application.uonbi.ac.ke/ to apply Online

NOTE:
University of Nairobi has three intakes in an Academic year. Main intake being in September/October for all the courses and December/January for Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism April/May for Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Education Early Childhood, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Economics ,Bachelor of Economics and Statistics ,Bachelor of Journalism and media Studies, Bachelor of Art Broadcast Production, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism, Bachelor of Arts Broadcast Production and all Diploma and Certificate courses.

Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities for this programme include:
– Food technologist
– Naturopath
– Nutritional therapist
– Product/process development scientist
– Quality manager
– Regulatory affairs officer
– Scientific laboratory technician
– Technical brewer.

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Tuition Fees for International Students: $0

Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students =
Tuition Fees for International Students =
**This programme will be completed after a duration of 2 years, with fees per year as follows:
– First year =
– Second year =

NOTE:

International Students pay 20% more than the Kenyan Students.

Relevant Contact

 
Faculty of Agriculture Office
Responsible for Faculty Enquiries
 
Admissions Office
Admission Enquiries