Food Safety Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Birmingham - - - - - - Birmingham On campus Part-time
University of Greenwich - - - £8500 £14000 - London On campus Full-time
University of Greenwich - - - £8750 £14500 - London On campus Full-time
Queen's University of Belfast - - - - - - Belfast On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh On campus Part-time
Queen's University of Belfast - - - - - - Belfast On campus Full-time
Coventry University - - - - - - Coventry On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
85 /100
130 students of Food Safety in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Food Safety

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23226 £24053 £29000
25-75 percentile range £20355 - £25355 £19106 - £31043 £20385 - £35656

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24545 £26034 £30726
25-75 percentile range £22773 - £27091 £21759 - £33052 £24984 - £40097

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Food Safety

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Food Safety who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Food Safety

  • Food Science Companies
  • Regulatory Agencies
  • Processing Plants
  • Manufacturing Operations
  • Retailers
  • Research and Academic Institutions
  • Biotech Firms

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Food Safety who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Food Safety (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Food Safety at University College Birmingham

45% Skilled trades occupations
20% Engineering professionals
20% Elementary occupations
10% Customer service occupations

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Food Safety

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Food Safety studies:
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil
  • Professional Postgraduate Diploma - PPD
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)

The median salary of graduates of Food Safety was £23226 15 months after graduation, £24053 3 years after graduation and £29000 5 years after graduation.