Courses » Science » Food and Beverage »

Want to make a career in the food and beverage industry? Wondering which course to opt for? Right here, on this page you will get all the essential information you are looking for. This includes a brief idea about the variety of food and beverage courses and job opportunities in this field. If you are looking for becoming a chef or a kitchen manager or have a passion for your handmade creations then this may just be a career option for you.


Course group overview


With a rise in the world population, the global food supply has become all the more important in terms of quality, quantity and safety. You may find a career in food interesting, relevant and worth opting for. If you are interested in helping to improve the world’s food, you can learn the chemical and biological traits of food and enhance the current techniques of food growth,, food processing and storage. If you have passion for production, packaging and distribution of food and want to improve various aspects of global food supply then a career in food is an ideal choice. You never know, you may end up designing some new cutting edge technology and improve the yield of existing food and control the impact of food borne diseases.





Food and Beverage Courses

Click on a course name below to find the list of colleges offering Food and Beverage courses in India.


1. B.A. International Culinary Administration
2. B.E Food Processing Technology
3. B.Sc Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics
4. B.Sc Food Science & Management
5. B.Sc Home Science (Clinical Nutrition Dietetics)
6. B.Sc Nutrition
7. B.Tech Food Process Engineering
8. B.Tech Food Science
9. B.Tech Food Technology
10. BCT & CA Catering Technology & Culinary Arts
11. Certification Craftsmanship in Food Production
12. Certification Food Production
13. Certification Food Safety (CFS)
14. Certification Food Technology (CFT)
15. Dip. Food & Beverages Production
16. Dip. Food Preservation Technology
17. Dip. Food Processing and Technology
18. Flour Milling Technology
19. M.Sc Animal Nutrition
20. M.Sc Clinical Nutrition
21. M.Sc Food Chemistry
22. M.Sc Food Science & Technology
23. M.Sc Foods and Nutrition
24. M.Sc Home Science - Food Service Management
25. M.Sc. Dietetics & Food Service Mgmt.
26. M.Tech Agricultural Eng Process & Food Engineering
27. M.Tech Food Technology
28. M.Tech Food Technology - Food Chain Management
29. M.Tech Food Technology - Food Laws and Policies
30. M.Tech Food Technology - Food Process Engineering
31. M.Tech Food Technology - Food Quality Management
32. M.Tech Food Technology (Food Safety & Standards)
33. P.G.D. Food Safety & Quality Management
34. PGD Food Technology
35. Ph.D Sports Nutrition
36. Ph.D. Food Processing Technology (FPE)
37. Post Graduate Diploma Bakery science and technology


Search for courses:

Course group details


You can choose from a variety of programs offered by educational government and private colleges and institutes at UG, PG ,PhD, diploma and certificate levels. The courses are food studies, nutrition and dietetics, food science, culinary arts etc. As an example: the courses taught in food science program are fundamentals of human nutrition, basics of food and nutrition, medical nutrition therapy, nutrition counselling, dietetic principles, nutrition biochemistry, clinical nutrition, food safety and microbiology, toxicology, industrial and process engineering, applied food science, food chemistry and analysis, food processing and engineering.

What does a food scientist do? They focus on areas of developing and using new technologies, food safety, prevention of illness pertaining to food, business perspective of food production, food distribution etc. The students may also learn viticulture, wine making, creation of speciality foods, techniques for improving shelf life of existing foods. The graduates can take up jobs in government services, food service industries, hospitals, healthcare etc. The job profiles offered to food graduates include nutritionist, dietician, food researcher, food service manager etc. or set up your own practice or consultation. Food is one such career, which will never go out of fashion and job opportunities will always exist. Honing skills in this domain will enable you to have a bright future ahead.