Food Science
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General information      ​

Where can I work?

You can choose a career in one of the largest and vital industries in the world. Food Scientists can be employed to do quality assurance, product development, research, technical support, sales, purchasing and production management. The food industry also presents lots of scope for entrepreneurs or you may choose to pursue post-graduate studies.

​Will I get to know the food industry?

Through numerous visits to food factories and compulsory practical work during​ university holidays, students gain a sound knowledge and experience of practices in the food industry.




Tel: +27 (0)21 808 3578                             Fax: +27 (0)21 808 3510                          corner of Hammandshand and Helshoogte Roads, Stellenbosch                  ​​