A bachelor degree in science majoring in food science, food technology, nutrition, chemistry or a related field is needed to work as a Food Technologist. Some Food Technologists complete postgraduate studies.
Membership with the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology may be useful.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- national police check
- medical test
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Search and compare thousands of higher education courses, and their entry requirements from different institutions across Australia at Course Seeker website.
- Compare undergraduate and postgraduate student experiences and outcomes on the QILT website.
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