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Processed meat linked to dementia

Research suggest eating processed meat could increase dementia risk

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Top 100

in the world for Food Science and Technology

ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020

1st

in the UK for Food Science

Complete University Guide 2021

100%

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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