Duration

1.5 - 2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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Type of University

Private

Year of establishment

1890

Highlights

  • The Master of Food Safety and Technology program trains students to be food safety experts in the private sector and at federal and state health agencies
  • Students will gain a working knowledge of food microbiology, food packaging, food chemistry, food analysis, human nutrition, and food regulations
  • A unique collaborative research program between Illinois Tech and the United States Food and Drug Administration-located on the Illinois Tech's Moffett Campus-provides our master's students with the opportunity to work on projects alongside FDA scientists
  • This practical, hands-on experience gives students critical exposure to how the FDA approaches food safety and nutrition issues in a cooperative setting that only exists at Illinois Tech
  • Students can choose from the following specializations:
  • Master of Food Safety and Technology with Specialization in Industrial Management

Ranking

  • University Rankings
    • #801-900

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #444

      - QS 2022

    • #351-400

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #122

      - US News & World Report 2022

    • #729

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 24,07,526
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 11,87,280
InsuranceINR 1,37,659
TransportationINR 1,87,680
Activity FeeINR 20,400
TotalINR 15,33,019

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 81.6

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Tuition & expenses were last updated on 18ᵗʰ October 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria
12th

No specific cutoff mentioned

Graduation

CGPA - 3/4

  • Applicants must have a four-year bachelor's degree in chemistry; biology; food science; or chemical, agricultural, food, or environmental engineering, or a related field, with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0/4.0

TOEFL

Marks - 80/120

PTE

Marks - 63/90

  • With a minimum section score of 53

IELTS

Marks - 6.5/9

  • With a minimum section score of 6.5

GRE

Marks - 295/340

  • 295 (quantitative + verbal), and 2.5 analytic

Other eligibility criteria
During the admission process, Illinois Tech waives TOEFL or IELTS requirements if the applicants: first or native language is English have received a degree from an English-speaking institution and have attended that school for at least two years school’s official medium of instruction is in English, per transcripts
Conditional Offer

Yes

International applicants can be considered for conditional admission. Students applying for conditional admission do not need to submit TOEFL or IELTS scores if they specify on their application that they are interested in conditional admission. Students do not need to provide the Financial Affidavit of Support Form or a passport copy to the admission office

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

SOP
  • A one-page statement of purpose, with goals and objectives (Stuart School of Business)

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Scholarships
Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for USA.

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