The programme is designed to train highly skilled postgraduates in Food Science and related fields to professional level. These graduates will be able to undertake advanced research and plan for the implementation of food and nutrition programmes in all community levels in the country towards alleviating food and nutrition security problems.
- ABOUT PROGRAMME
- ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
- TUITION FEES
- HOW TO APPLY
COURSE ANTE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
EE 600 Research Planning and Management
AEA 600 Statistics
FS 600 Food Chemistry and Analysis
FS 601 Food Microbiology
FS 602 Food Biotechnology
FS 603 Food Processing and Nutrition
FS 604 Technology of Specific Food Products
FS 605 Food Quality Control and Legislation
FS 606 Food Packaging, Transportation and Marketing
FS 607 Dairy Technology
FS 608 Meat Technology
FS 609 Cereal Technology
FS 610 Fruit and Vegetable Processing
FS 611 Processing of Marine Food Products
FS 612 Fermentation Technology
HN 603 Nutrition and Diseases
HN 604 Food Security
1) A candidate shall either hold a relevant honours degree of Sokoine University of Agriculture or a
qualification from an approved institution of higher learning, deemed to be equivalent to an honours degree
of Sokoine University of Agriculture.
2) Candidates who hold unclassified degrees (e.g. BVM) should have a credit or a distinction in the subject of
intended Master’s degree. Candidates wishing to pursue the Master of Preventive Medicine degree shall be
required to have at least credits in any five subjects of the BVM degree or its equivalent.
3) Candidates with pass degree may also be considered for admission if their undergraduate performance in
the proposed subject of study was a B Grade average or above and they have satisfied the relevant
Academic Units that they have exhibited academic potential through extensive field work, subsequent
research experience and/or additional training.
4) With the exception of the MPVM and MBA (Agribusiness) which are one year and one and half years
degree programmes respectively, all other Master degree programmes are tenable for two years for full time
students and three years for part time students. In the case of full time students, the first year is for
coursework, while the second year is for research and dissertation writing.
Application forms can be requested from the undersigned or downloaded from our website:
http://www.suanet.ac.tz/phocadownload/postgraduate_application_forms201…. Such dully-filled
forms can be returned physically or mailed to the undersigned not later than 31st May, 2017 together with
evidence of payment of Shs. 50,000/= or 20$ for foreigners, as application fee. Payments should be made
through A/C NO. 0150076769860 CRDB Bank.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT
DIRECTORATE OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES,RESEARCH TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AND CONSULTANCY,
SOKOINE UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE,
P.O. BOX 3151, CHUO KIKUU,
Telephone:+255 023-2640013, Fax: +255 023 2640013