Where will this take me?
This flexible degree opens a variety of creative careers in the food industry. You could work with food tasting panels to understand how products can be improved, develop packaging that extends shelf life and transportability or take part in the development of new products. Potential careers include:
- Product development scientist: Develop and improve food products
- Packaging technologist: Identify new ways to pack and store food that are sustainable and appealing to customers
- Consumer insights specialist: Research consumer behaviour to identify product improvements or develop innovative food product ideas to meet consumer demands.