School of Food Science and Nutrition

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Processed meat linked to dementia

Research suggest eating processed meat could increase dementia risk

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Coronavirus (covid-19)

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Top 100

in the world for Food Science and Technology

ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020


in the UK for Food Science

Complete University Guide 2021


of our research activity is

'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent' latest REF

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Join us for a new series of live webinars, developed for high school and college students.

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Discuss your PhD options, attend webinars, and receive funding advice, wherever you are in the world.

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We’re excited to launch our new online Environment Futures programme for Year 12 students.

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Our summer school is back for another year, catering for any Year 12 student with an interest in Business, Earth and Environment, Education, Geography, Law, Politics, Sociology and Social Policy. 

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We deliver events and activities to showcase this fascinating subject area to students at schools and colleges across the UK.

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We have a dedicated Employability Team that provide businesses with access to our talented students through a range of services.

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We seek to put food science and nutrition research into action through collaborative partnerships with industry.

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The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset.

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