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Food Industry Management

University of Guelph
Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available
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Program description

Food Industry Management

Kickstart your career in food management. Hone a unique multidiscplinary skill set and gain a solid background in food science, economics and business, mixing theoretical and applied study. Tailor courses to your career goals and find yourself in high demand by retailers, wholesalers, food service businesses, and food processing technology providers.

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Admission requirements

Admission to semester one of a degree program and General Studies is available in the Fall semester only. A semester one degree applicant is defined as one who will receive fewer than 2.00 transfer credits upon admission.

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.

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Program content

Semester 1 - Fall

  • Introductory Financial Accounting
  • Biological Concepts of Health
  • General Chemistry I
  • Individuals and Groups in Organizations
  • Business Mathematics

Semester 2 - Winter

  • Introduction to Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • General Chemistry II
  • Economics of the Agri-Food System

Semester 3 - Fall

  • Introduction to Biochemistry
  • Introduction to Co-operative Education
  • Introduction to Nutritional and Food Science
  • Information Management
  • Introduction to Microbiology
  • Statistics for Business Decisions

Semester 4 - Winter

  • Management Accounting
  • Introductory Macroeconomics
  • Communication in Food Science
  • Food Engineering Principles

Semester 5 - Fall

  • Operations Management
  • Food Processing I
  • Food Microbiology

Semester 6 - Winter

  • Food Processing II
  • Foundations of Leadership
  • Ethics
  • Business and Professional Ethics

Semester 7 - Fall

  • Supply and Value Chain Management
  • Food & Agri Marketing Management

Semester 8 - Winter

  • Advanced Operations Management
  • Retailing, Merchandising and Sales
  • Food Safety Management Systems

Restricted Electives

Scholarships & funding

We offer several scholarships, for more information please visit our website.

Tuition fees

Tuition fees for Canadian Students/Permanent Residents - $6,091 per year and for International Students - $24,300 - 33,551 per year

Career opportunities

Sample Careers

  • Research and development manager in food manufacturing
  • Food safety manager
  • Logistics/supply chain manager

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University of Guelph

The University of Guelph is ranked as one of Canada’s top comprehensive universities, with top marks in student experience. No matter where you're from, once you enrol at U of G, you’re part of a community – a network of...

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Why study at University of Guelph

The city of Guelph was ranked in 2019 as one of the top 50 places to live in Canada.

The university campus boats a gorgeous walking campus, stunning greenery and beautiful building and facilities.

With over 200 student clubs, 7 dining halls, 19 intramural sports and a 25,000 sq. foot fitness centre, you can see why we are recognized as a Canadian leader in student experience.

There are so many ways for prospective international students to reach out to the university. Check out all our social media handles, as well as our university website and admission pages for up to date news. We also offer international students the ability to chat with current international students through our UniBuddy platform. Go onto our international admission webpages to find more details on how to get in touch with a student or staff UniBuddy and start chatting!

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University of Guelph

50 Stone Road East
N1G 2W1 Guelph Ontario

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