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Study Food Technology in Germany: 3 Universities with 3 English Degree Programs

All important info for international students in Germany (2024/2025)

Updated: 02-21-2024 | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Food Technology is the innovative study of the production, processing, and preservation of food. It intertwines science and engineering to enhance food quality, safety, and nutrition. Students immerse in subjects such as food chemistry, microbiology, and packaging technology, learning how to develop new food products and improve existing ones. The program equips them with the skills to optimize food processes, extend shelf life, and ensure regulatory compliance. Graduates can embark on a variety of careers in the food industry, from product development to quality control, ensuring delicious, nutritious, and safe food reaches consumers worldwide.

Overview

masters
3

Study Programs in English

universities
3

Universities

ranking
1

Universities in International Rankings

Tuition Fees

Minimum:

€ 0 (3 programs for EU citizens, 2 programs for Non-EU citizens)

Maximum:

€ 1,500 per semester (3 programs for EU citizens, 1 program for Non-EU citizens)

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester

between May 15 and October 15

Summer Semester

between May 15 and May 15

View all 3 courses still open for next intake

Top-ranked German Universities in Food Technology

#197Times Higher Education Ranking
University of Hohenheim

public University

No. of Students: approx. 8,400 students

Program Fees: € 0 - € 1,500 (per semester)

QS World University Rankings #601-650, Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) #901-1000

Tuition Fees

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3 English Degree Programs for Food Technology in Germany

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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2024/2025

Summer Semester 2024

Winter Semester 2025/2026

Open Programs

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
0% local admission restriction (local NC)
100% no admission restriction
0% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

33.3% directly at University
0% directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
66.7% via uni-assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

6.5 (1 program )

Minimum:

90 (1 program )

Minimum:

(0 programs )

Maximum:

6.5 (1 program )

Maximum:

90 (1 program )

Maximum:

(0 programs )

IELTS Band

Minimum:

6.5 (1 program )

Maximum:

6.5 (1 program )

TOEFL Scores

Minimum:

90 (1 program )

Maximum:

90 (1 program )

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

(0 programs )

Maximum:

(0 programs )

Program Features

4-8 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Science

Bachelor of Science

Beginning

Winter intake

66.7%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

33.3%

List of all German Universities offering English-taught Study Programs in Food Technology

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Fulda University of Applied Sciences

public University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 9,700

Program Fees: € 0

B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science)

Technische Hochschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe

public University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 6,700

Program Fees: € 0

B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science)

University of Hohenheim

public University · No. of Students: 8,400

Program Fees: € 0 - € 1,500

M.Sc. (Master of Science)