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Programme Overview  

1. Introduction

To implement "One Belt One Road initiative" put forward by the General Secretary Xi Jinping and to enhance political mutual trust, economic integration and people-to-people exchanges between China and ASEAN countries, South China University of Technology (SCUT) has initiated Master of Food Science and Engineering-International Students Program (MFSE-ISP), aim to cultivate advanced scientific and technical personnel in the field of food science and engineering with solid knowledge of the basics and systems of food science and engineering theory, the ability to independently engage in relevant engineering and technical work and scientific research, and comprehensive development.The program is funded by China Government Scholarship and Guangdong Government Outstanding International Students Scholarship, more than ten students from ASEAN and other countries of the inaugural batch (2019) of the MEFE-ISP have enrolled at SCUT.

  

2. Program Setting

Two-year Master Program

  • Food Science

Food Biotechnology

Protein Chemistry and Nutrition

Functional Carbohydrates

Food Engineering

Marine Biotechnology

Food Safety and Control

  • Food Engineering

Healthy Food Engineering

Food Macromolecules Materials

Food Green Processing and Safety


3. Course Description


Course Name

Course Code

Course Nature

Credit

Food Innovation

S0832093

Compulsory

2

Food Micro- and Macrocomponents

S0832096

Compulsory

2

Food Process Engineering

S0832097

Compulsory

2

Advanced Food Microbiology

S0832098

Compulsory

2

Research Methodology and Statistics

S0832101

Compulsory

2

Chinese Culture

S0004042

Compulsory

2

Basic Chinese

S0004043

Compulsory

2

Intercultural Communication

S0503089

Compulsory

2

Modeling in food processing

S0832092

Optional

2

Current Technology in Food Processing

S0832094

Optional

2

Confectionery Science and Technology

S0832095

Optional

2

Advanced Food Packaging

S0832099

Optional

2

Advances in Food Dehydration

S0832100

Optional

2


4. Scholarship


Scholarships for International Students of SCUT

Scholarship Program

Target Group

Coverage

Places

Application Deadline

Scholarship Websites

Chinese Government Scholarship Full Scholarship

Master’s candidates

(1) Exempt from registration fee, tuition, and fee for accommodation;

(2) Monthly Living allowance:

- Master’s degree students: RMB 3,000

 (3) Comprehensive Medical Insurance for International Students in China.

45

March 31

http://www2.scut.edu.cn/sie_en/1176/list.htm

Guangdong  Provincial Government Outstanding Foreign Student Scholarship (Partial Scholarship)

Master’s candidates

Master Students: RMB 20,000 one time/one year

25

May 10

http://www2.scut.edu.cn/sie_en/1185/list.htm

SCUT International Scholarship for Excellence (Partial Scholarship)

Master’s candidates

First Class HonorA full exemption from tuition fee for three years

Second Class HonorA half exemption from tuition fee for three years

Third Class HonorA half exemption from tuition fee for two years

20

April 30

http://www2.scut.edu.cn/sie_en/1170/list.htm


5. Application Procedure


Log on www.scut.edu.cn/apply and establish an account

 

Fill out the applicant’s personal information form and upload the scanned

copy of supporting documents (Check on 

website:http://www2.scut.edu.cn/sie_en/1111/list.htm)

 

About 7-14 workdays to process                                                 

If you are accepted, you will receive an electronic Admission Letter

 

About 45 days to process JW202 Form                                        

JW202 Form and Official Admission Letter

The Study Visa (X1 or X2) in the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China

Report your arrival at SCUT