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Food safety and prudent diet safeguarding the quality of our lives have become increasingly important. The rapid advancement of nutrition knowledge and the expansion of the food industry further pose new challenges as well as research opportunities in food and nutritional sciences. In order to cope with the increasing demand of specialists in these areas, The University started offering the Food and Nutritional Sciences Programme since 1994. Food provides the source of nutrients to human. Although food science and nutritional science are two different subjects, they are inseparable. Therefore, students admitted to our programme are expected to know these two areas. After completion, they will gain the knowledge in both food and nutritional sciences; this background would allow them to work in the food industry, as well as the nutrition / health field. In addition, our programme also prepares students to pursue further study on dietetics.

Highlights

Our programme provides

  • Fundamental training in modern food and nutritional sciences, with an emphasis on the Oriental perspective
  • Opportunities to acquire research and/or professional expertise to support the local food industry and the profession of nutrition

Career Prospects

  • Food-related Career: CFS Scientific Officer, DoH Research Officer, FEHD Health Inspector
  • Food Industry: R&D, QA, Technologist, Marketing, Testing Lab and Auditing, Catering and Food Retail
  • Nutrition-related Career: HA Hospital and NGO Registered Dietitian, Health Care Nutritionist, Nutrition Consultant, Medical, and Pharmaceutical Product Specialist

Hangi bölümdeyim?

Faculty of Science

Öğrenim seçenekleri

Full Time (4 yıl)

Okul ücreti
HK$145,000.00 (TRY 166,956) Yıllık
Başlangıç tarihi

Planlanan Ocak, Eylül 2022

Yer

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Shatin,

Sha Tin, Hong Kong, New Territories

Giriş koşulları

Amerika gelen öğrenciler için

For applicants who have completed only the first year of IB Diploma studies with outstanding results, may be considered admission under special circumstances on individual merits case-by-case. Mature applicants should be aged 23 or above on 1 September in the year in which admission is sought, provided they are able to show either by publication or by other acceptable evidence that they have achieved sufficient competence in their chosen field of study to justify admission; or have shown exceptional ability in appropriate academic or professional fields. English Language Requirements: IELTS: 6.0; TOEFL (iBT): 80; SAT Reasoning Test (Old): Essay - 8; SAT (New) Evidence-Based Reading and Writing: 590; ACT combined English/ Writing or English Language Arts (ELA): 23; GCSE/ IGCSE/ GCE-OL: C; GCE-AL/AS: E; IB: 4; HKDSE: Level 3; HKALE/ HKCEE: E/Level 2; Australian State or Territory High School Certificate Grade 12 English: 80%; Canadian Grade 12 English: 70%; Indian Central or State Board Exam Grade 12 English: 80%; Malaysian UEC-Senior English Language: B4; Singapore GCE A-Level H1 General Paper: C.

Uluslararası öğrenciler için

You are eligible to apply for admission if, by 1 September of the year in which admission is sought, you possess any of the following qualifications:

1. GCE-AL/International-AL/IB/Other high school qualifications

  • GCE-AL/International-AL: 3AL/ 2AL+2AS in one sitting (All grades must be obtained from examinations taken within a twelve-month period.)
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • A recognised non-local qualification which qualifies them for admission to a university in the country/region where such qualification is originated (e.g. high school diploma plus SAT/ ACT and SAT Subject Tests/ AP Tests in USA, UEC/ STPM in Malaysia, ATAR in Australia, OSSD/ BC diploma in Canada, GSAT/AST in Taiwan, AISSCE (CBSE)/ ISC in India, SMA in Indonesia, etc.)

2. Post-secondary qualifications

  • Completed at least one year of undergraduate study at a recognised university
  • Completed at least one year of study leading to the qualification of associate degree/higher diploma or its equivalent

3. Mature Applicants

  • Mature persons aged 23 or above on 1 September in the year in which admission is sought, provided they are able to show either by publication or by other acceptable evidence that they have achieved sufficient competence in their chosen field of study to justify admission; or have shown exceptional ability in appropriate academic or professional fields.

English Language Requirements:

  • IELTS: 6.0
  • TOEFL (iBT): 80
  • Other English language requirements equivalent to HKDSE: Level 3 or HKALE/ HKCEE: E/Level 2.

Seçtiğiniz bölüme bağlı olarak farklı IELTS koşulları olabilir.

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