Ph.D. food science and technology

Advancing Food Innovation for a Healthier World

The PhD in Food Science & Technology program is designed to develop experts in the field of food science, focusing on innovative research, advanced technological applications. This program prepares you to address global food challenges, improve food quality, safety, and sustainability, and contribute to academic and industrial advancements in food science.

Course details for year 2024

Course Code


Credit Hours



3 years





Program roadmap

Courses Credit Hours
Advanced Beverage Technology3
Food Industrial Waste Management3
Processing of Milk and Milk Product3
CourseCredit Hours
Advanced in Food Packaging3
Food Carbohydrate Chemistry and Technology3
Technology of Processed Meat3
Course Credit Hours

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must have a Master’s degree in Food Science, Food Technology, or a related field with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 or equivalent.

Why choose PhD Food Science & Technology at Superior University?

Our PhD program boasts a distinguished faculty with international research acclaim and industry experience. Students are provided with state-of-the-art research facilities and the opportunity to engage in groundbreaking research projects. The program emphasizes interdisciplinary collaboration and global perspectives, fostering innovation and leadership in food science.

Distinctive Features

Enrolling in our PhD Food Science & Technology program provides numerous benefits, including:

  • Advanced Research Skills: Conduct cutting-edge research in food science, utilizing modern laboratories and innovative technologies.
  • Interdisciplinary Knowledge: Gain expertise in various aspects of food science, including food chemistry, microbiology, safety, and processing technologies.
  • Mentorship and Networking: Benefit from mentorship by experienced faculty and build a network with industry leaders and researchers.
  • Global Exposure: Opportunities for international research collaborations, conferences, and global academic exchanges through the “Go Global Stream” of our 3U1M program.
  • Professional Development: Enhance your career prospects with training in scientific communication, project management, and leadership skills.

Admission process

1. Application Procedure:
– Submission of a completed application form along with required documents, including academic transcripts, identity documents, and passport-sized photographs.
– Payment of the application fee as per university guidelines.

2. Merit-Based Selection:
– Admission is based on merit, with consideration given to academic performance, entrance test scores, and any other criteria specified by the university.

4. Entrance Test:
– Successful completion of the Superior University Admission Test or any other relevant entry test designated by the university.

5. Interview (if applicable):
– Applicants may be required to undergo an interview as part of the selection process.

Note: The admission criteria may vary based on Superior University’s guidelines and specific requirements for this program. Applicants are advised to contact the admissions office for the most up-to-date information.

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