Queen's University Belfast

Food Safety and Nutrition

Queen's University Belfast
In Belfast City

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Important information

Typology PhD
Location Belfast city (Northern Ireland)
Duration 4 Years
Start Different dates available
  • PhD
  • Belfast city (Northern Ireland)
  • Duration:
    4 Years
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

Overview:
This programme focuses on applied aspects of advanced and emerging analytical technologies to address current issues in food safety, nutrition and food supply. It covers the entire food chain from farm to fork and places a strong emphasis on the link between improved food safety and nutrition and improved public health. Research Strengths Advanced and emerging technological and analytical platforms (biosensors, isotopic and omics)  Animal food and feed safety  Animal health and disease diagnostics  Global food security  Food and nutrition metabolomics  Food and nutrition quality measurements  Food chemistry  Food safety detection methodology  Food traceability and authenticity  Immunodiagnostics for food contaminant and toxin detection  Natural compounds and their health applications  Novel and functional foods  Therapeutic biomolecules

Facilities (1)
Where and when

Location

Starts

Belfast City (County Antrim)
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University Road, BT7 1NN

Starts

Different dates availableNow taking bookings

To take into account

· Requirements

Entrance Requirements    The minimum academic requirement for admission to a research degree programme is normally a Second Class Honours degree from a UK or ROI HE provider, or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. Further information can be obtained by contacting the School.   International Qualifications    For information on international qualification equivalents please select Your Country from the list on our International Students website.   Additional Information for International...

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What you'll learn on the course

Nutrition
Food safety

Course programme

Special Features

  • Students will be based in modern, world-class laboratory facilities equipped with state-of-the-art, highly advanced analytical instruments.
  • Students will gain excellent practical experience of advanced and emerging analytical techniques for food safety analysis and monitoring.
  • The School has a wide range of strong, international links with governments, academia and industry.

Additional information

Career Prospects Queen's postgraduates reap exceptional benefits. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability, while innovative leadership and executive programmes alongside sterling integration with business experts helps our students gain key leadership positions both nationally and internationally. Queen's postgraduates reap exceptional benefits. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability, while innovative leadership and executive...

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