The two-year European Master of Science in Food Science, Technology and Business (BiFTec) is jointly organised by three European partner institutions: KU Leuven, Anhalt University of Applied Sciences (HSA) and Catholic University of Portugal (UCP).
It fosters innovation and technology to help you cope with future needs and sustainability. BiFTec adopts a horizontal, multidisciplinary approach to a broad range of topics related to food production, processing, and agribusiness.
The programme also offers specialisation with state-of-the-art courses on food processing, development, and business. Upon graduation, you will receive a joint degree from the three consortium partners.
Scholarships Number and Award:
Erasmus+ scholarships will be awarded to top applicants from all over the world for three consecutive intakes, until and including the intake for the academic year 2018-2019.
The full scholarship covers tuition fees, full insurance, and part of your costs for travelling, housing, and living for the entire duration of the study programme. The full scholarship amounts up to € 47,000 for non-EEA citizens and up to € 34,000 for EEA citizens
Education Level & Subject:
MSc program in the field of Food Science, Technology and Business.
To be eligible for BiFTec, you must have obtained a bachelor’s degree in food science and technology, chemistry, biological sciences, engineering, or a related field from a recognised academic institutions. You also have to provide evidence of your English proficiency
How to Apply:
You can register for this joint master’s programme at the coordinating institution, KU Leuven. KU Leuven uses an online application system.
You can download and submit your application form via www.kuleuven.be/application.
Students with a Flemish degree can consult www.kuleuven.be/inschrijvingen
– 1 March 2018 (for all students applying for an Erasmus+ scholarship)
– 1 March 2018 (for non-EEA citizens on self-paying basis)
– 1 June 2018 (for EEA citizens on self-paying basis)