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Universidad Europea del Atlántico Degree in Food Science and Technology
Universidad Europea del Atlántico

Degree in Food Science and Technology

Santander, Spain

8 Semesters


Full time

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Sep 2024

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"The Faculty of Health Sciences has well-equipped laboratories that allow students to develop their practical skills"

The curriculum of the degree in Food Science and Technology at UNEATLANTICO offers current and quality training in all professional fields in which the food technologist can operate, with special emphasis on matters related to food safety and its management , processing and innovation in the field of food design.

Technological advances and new scientific discoveries in the field of nutrition and food technology have generated a great demand for professionals trained in this branch of knowledge. Thus, graduates of this Degree at UNEATLANTICO will be able to practice their profession in the first national industrial sector: the Spanish Food and Beverage Industry. This sector closed 2012 with net sales of 86,298 million euros, a figure that represents 7.6% of the country's GDP.

The Faculty of Health Sciences has modern facilities that allow students to fully develop the practical skills of the food technologist. These facilities include a laboratory for Biochemistry and Physiology, one for Bromatology and Food Technology and, finally, another for Culinary Technology and Gastronomy.

English at University

English, the key to your present and future

Currently, one of the essential tools in international communication, and the key that opens the possibilities to find a good job both in Spain and abroad, is English. In our country, 80% of job offers already require an excellent command of this language and, on many occasions, this criterion is imposed above others such as the record or professional career.

That is why at the Universidad Europea del Atlántico and in the Degree in Food Science and Technology, training in this language is promoted and a compulsory subject and two optional subjects of English are included in the curriculum with the aim of that the student reaches a high level in this language. In addition, the international profile of the university promotes and facilitates the development of this language.

So that the previous level of English does not pose a barrier to access to studies, UNEATLANTICO provides personalized teaching, especially during the first year, so that all students achieve sufficient language skills in English with which to successfully pass the subjects of the career.

In this way, regardless of their starting level of English, with a global support plan based on tutorials, specific materials and very small work groups, the student can follow the classes in a Spanish / English bilingual system progressively and at At the end, they will have acquired bilingual skills for the exercise of their profession.


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