Master of Food Safety and Quality

Key facts

  • Available at Manawatū
  • Available via Distance Learning
  • Not all listed subject course options are on offer every year
  • Available for international students studying in NZ or via distance learning

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Regulations

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Entry requirements

  • Must meet the University admission requirements as specified, and have
  • A completed Bachelors with Honours degree in food engineering, food science or food technology, or equivalent, or
  • A completed Bachelor’s degree in engineering, science, technology, or equivalent and completed at least 36 months relevant professional experience in the food or biological products industry.

Please provide a curriculum vitae with your application indicating relevant professional experience in the food or biological products industry.

For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.

Master of Food Safety and Quality structure

You will follow a parts-based course of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 180 credits.

Progression to Part Two is subject to completion of Part One having maintained a B grade average over the Part One courses.

In cases of sufficient merit the Master of Food Safety and Quality may be awarded with Distinction or Merit.

Merit or Distinction

Students who complete within 18 months of first enrolling for full-time study or within four years of first enrolling for part-time study may be eligible for Merit or Distinction.

Time Limit

All requirements must be completed within five years.

These regulations should be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas and Postgraduate Certificates

Courses

To find out how to plan your study and/or see what courses are necessary to complete your programme, please check the regulations. It will display the regulatory information for the programme you have selected.

If you would like to find out more about individual courses requirements, please use our Course search.


How much will it cost?

We can't tell you the exact cost until you have chosen your courses, as the tuition fees you pay each year vary depending on the courses you choose. There will also be compulsory non-tuition fees you have to pay in addition to your tuition fees. For some courses there may be other charges for things such as study resources, software, trips and contact workshops.

To get an approximate idea of tuition costs for typical study areas, you can use our quick guide to programme fees.

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Financial assistance

You might be eligible to apply for a scholarship or award. You can use our scholarship search to see what is available. You may also be eligible for a student loan to help towards paying your fees.

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