Great resources for budding food scientists and technologists21/11/2012 17:43:51
If you’re interested in becoming a food scientist or technologist and are looking for more information, then check out these great links to resources offering more information on courses, careers, events and much more!
The Institute for Food Science and Technology (IFST)
IFST is a qualifying body for food professionals in Europe and is covers all aspects of food science and technology.
Membership is open to anyone with a professional interest in food and it also offers student memberships which are a great way to get you started in the industry.
Their IFSTGraduate Guide to Food Science & Technology has lots of good information about courses, career options and what companies are looking for in new recruits.
Make sure you check out their events page as they often run open days and special events which are sometimes open to non-members and potential new recruits.
IFST’s Learning Zone has lots of information that you might find useful and includes a list of food science courses across the UK.