Master's Programme in Food Innovation and Product Design

Lund University

Program Description

Master's Programme in Food Innovation and Product Design

Lund University

Programme overview

The Erasmus Mundus Master's in Food Innovation and Product Design (EMM-FIPDes) is a two year academic programme in the field of food science and product development, operated by AgroParisTech (France), together with DIT (Ireland), UNINA (Italy), and Lund University. The EMM-FIPDes aims to provide a European dimension in the knowledge-intensive area of food research and development and is highly relevant for both EU and third-country students who wish to be employed in the agri-food and drink sector. The programme was approved by the EU Commission in 2010 and started in 2011.


Programme modules/courses

M1 Semester 1: Food Science and Technology, Sustainability, R&D Project Management. (AgroParisTech, France), Semester 2: Culinary Innovation, Business Creation, Marketing (DIT, Ireland).

M2 Specialisations - including degree project (France, Italy, Sweden): Food Design and Engineering (AgroParisTech, France), Healthy Food Design (UNINA, Italy), Food Packaging Design (Lund University, Sweden), Master’s degree project (France, Italy or Sweden).

Career prospects

Graduates will be able to take on the huge challenges and opportunities in the sector of food innovation, along with product design and packaging. They will typically either start their own manufacturing or consulting business, or find positions in and outside Europe, either in their country or in a national branch of a major international food brand.


Read more about this programme and how to apply on http://www.fipdes.eu

Why Lund University?

Founded in 1666, Lund University is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. Ranked 70th in the QS World University Ranking 2015, the University is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, creative and democratic countries.

If you want a truly global classroom experience where you can start your international network, Lund University is a great option to consider. Experience a different way of learning in a country ranked as the second best in the world at providing higher education. Group work and informal teacher-student relationships facilitate an in-depth level of learning.

The University is located in Lund - a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes from Copenhagen. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.

Learn more at www.lunduniversity.lu.se

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated May 26, 2016
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