UCC, Part-time Diploma in Food Science and Technology

Part-Time Diploma in Food Science and Technology

The next cycle of this Diploma will commence in UCC on October 4th 2019.  It is a two-year part-time course that is run over 11 Friday/Saturday sessions from October to May each year.  The scheduling of the sessions at weekends allows for industry participants from around the country to attend without impacting too heavily on work commitments. Each session is held in UCC on the Friday from 14.00-20.00 and from 9.00-16.00 on the Saturday. 

The Diploma course gives participants an opportunity to gain an understanding and knowledge of food science, microbiology, food processing technology, nutrition and food business and facilitates career development. 

Particular emphasis is placed on linking basic principles with the practical application of these principles in industry.

More details can be had at:

For further information please contact: 
Maura Conway
Programme Manager
Tel: 021 4903114   

Email: m.conway@ucc.ie