The Department of Food Science and Technology primarily admits qualified students into her undergraduate program leading to the award of Bachelors of Science (BSc) degree. Postgraduate courses are also available in different areas of Food Science and Technology. Our Postgraduate programs allow students to specialise in specific fields, which enable them to eventually become authorities in such areas. The Department is well staffed and most of our Staff specialize in the various fields of Food Science and Technology. This affords the Department in the effectively training of students in her quest to producing professionals in various fields of Food Science and Technology. It is my hope that you will avail yourself the opportunity of studying in our Department.
Job Opportunities / Prospect
Graduates of Food Science and Technology can gainfully be employed in the Food industries like; Flourmill,Packaging Industry, Fruit and Vegetable Industry, Dairy Industry, Wineries,Breweries, Confectioneries, etc. They can equally work in other private and public sectors and most importantly, they are entrepreneurs.
The Department of Food Science and Technology offers Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Food Science and Technology. Degrees are also being offered at Post Graduate level as follows:
- Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Food Science and Technology
- Master of Science (MSc)
- Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in
- Food Processing and Preservation
- Food Quality Control/Assurance
- Food Microbiology & Biotechnology
- Food Chemistry & Biotechnology
- Food Engineering