Master of Science in Food Technology

Food technology is one of the popular branches of food science which focuses on the production procedures of making food MSc food technology course in India is a two years long course which is divided into four semesters offered in MSc food technology colleges in India. You can also enroll in MSc food technology colleges such as BFIT Dehradun which is affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University. Students who have food technology degree or post graduation degree, they are in huge demand in the food processing or production industry. Nowadays, people are more inclined towards nutrition and health which is why people demand better food and healthy products. This creates more employment in the food production industry so that better service can be given to the customers.
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By completing Msc Food technology or food technology degree, students are hired to work on various job profiles such as food production developer, quality manager, production manager etc. There are endless career opportunities in the field of food production which fetches great salary package to the students. There are various stages where a professional is highly required to ensure that the food which is getting produced and supplied provide highest quality to the customers. Food production manager manages the quality of food which gets produced and then quality manager makes sure that the final product has top-notch quality. Other than these, there are many other endless opportunities which give a remarkable food technology career to the students.

Other than working in food production industries, students can also have various job opportunities in research institutes offering MSc food technology and also go for food processing industries. The good thing for the students who have studied post graduation from MSc food technology colleges in India, they can get endless job opportunities on both public as well as private sector with great salary packages. In different departments such as processing, storage, packaging, there are many workers are required where students who have no prior experience can also be hired with good salary to start. This course at MSc food technology colleges in India mostly focuses on making students able to understand the formation of food, the importance of the nutrition available in it, microbiological properties of food, various techniques which get used in food preservation and processing the food. All these area provide a huge employment opportunity in food industry.

The MSc food technology course provide the basic and in-depth knowledge to the students from both science and technology perspective so that students can understand all the aspects of the course pretty well. After successfully finishing this course, students can be hired on various job profiles such as managers, food technologists, retailers, researchers, teachers etc.

Life at BFIT

“All work and No play makes jack a dull boy”.

This quote summarizes the college environment and approach of institution for better well-rounded personality of students on campus. Msc in Food Technology colleges in India as BFIT believes that besides the academic excellence and perseverance to win students need to have an exuberant outlook to their personality. This comes with extracurricular activities and healthy competition among peers. This brings out the best in us and also adds knowledge. These make our college campus an appropriate place to learn in an interactive manner. Some of the aspects that encourage students to join BFIT is:

  • Alumni support for BFITians is an unmatched advantage.
  • Best-in-class college infrastructure
  • College fests carnivals
  • Dedicated Clubs and associations to explore their hobbies
  • Sports and Track field events to keep students lively and fit.

ELIGIBILITY

  • To be eligible to get admission in this course, candidates must have completed bachelors degree from a recognized university with min 50% marks and min 45% for SC or ST candidates.
  • Candidates who have given the final year examination and waiting for their result, they are also eligible to apply for course. However; they will have to submit their final degree result before the admission procedure ends.

CAREER SCOPE

If we talk about the industries which have the highest employment scope, one of them would be food processing industry. This industry is so huge that there are various companies that come and go every single day and provide great employment for the students who have studied MSc food technology course in India. Talking about the employ ability statistics, there are lakhs of professionals are working in this industry but this industry is so huge that despite having so many people working in this industry, there is still huge demand for the highly knowledgeable and skilled students and they are also offered great salary packages. The food technology industry somewhere is connected to agriculture as well as manufacturing industry which is why there is a huge employment scope for the students with Msc food technology degree. Nowadays, people are inclining towards healthy food which is why the demand for healthy food has increased. This also increases the demand of students who have studied food technology. It is assumed that in next a few years, the food production in our country will be twice than what it is today which will bring double employment. Hence; there are endless job opportunities for students with this course degree. In most common areas of food production industries where the employment is given to the students in huge number are dairy & food processing, frozen refrigeration and thermos-processing, canning, fruits & vegetables processing, milk product, alcoholic beverages & soft drinks, meats & poultry etc. In all these areas, students who have studied M.Sc. food technology course are highly required. Other than this, professionals can also get career opportunities in other areas such as cocoa products, high protein foods, alcoholic & non-alcoholic fruit beverages etc, mineral water, chocolates, confectionery, soft beverages etc.

JOB PROSPECTS

Talking about the employment scope for the student who has done M.Sc. food technology course there are different industries where they can apply. Some of them are:

  • Research labs
  • Distilleries
  • Hotels
  • Soft drink factories
  • Rice mills
  • Manufacturing Sector
  • Quality control units
  • Food Processing Sector

 

In Government Sector:

After the completion of masters in science food technology from Msc Food technology colleges in India, students can get job opportunities in both private as well as government sector. There are many government organizations where students from Msc in Food Technology colleges such as BFIT are better skilled and they are offered attractive salary packages. They can work as a researcher or also make their career in teaching department as well. After completing post graduation, one can give NET or SET examination to get appointed on the profile of lecturer or assistant professor in the government colleges. This doesn’t fetch them a great salary package but provide huge respect to the students as well. Other than this, there are many organizations where students are hired on the job profile of Food Technologist.

In Private Sector:

Other than government organizations, there are many private organizations as well who also seek for the students who are highly skilled and knowledgeable in the field of food technology. Therefore; after finishing msc in food technologies, there are various job opportunities for the professionals in well known private companies such as Nestle, Britannia, Amul, Cadbury and many others.

Salary Trends :-

M.Sc. Food technology postgraduates generally command good, respectable remuneration based on their talent and knowledge. With previous work-experience and necessary skill sets candidates even get a salary in seven figures.

According to job listings at various job portals like Glassdoor, Biotechnika, and Linkedin salary figures lie in the range INR 3.5 lacs- 6.lacs.

Candidates will be admitted on the basis of AIBFEE (M.Sc. Food Technology) performance. The fee of this course is Rs 59,500/- annually.

BFiT Group of Institutions

On The basis of performance in AIBFEE (School of Life & Allied Sciences  – SLAS) :

The cut-off for each category will be announced along with the result of respective schedule. The scholarship details are as per the following table:

Course Fee (per year) Rs.59500/-
Percentage Slab Details Scholarship amount (per year) Fee Applicable after Scholarship (per year)
95% or above aggregate marks (Subject to seat availability)

Or

AIBFEE score more than or equal to Rank#1 cut-off

Rs.35700/- Rs.23800/-
90% – 94.99% aggregate marks (Subject to seat availability)

Or

AIBFEE score more than or equal to Rank#2 cut-off

Rs.23800/- Rs.35700/-
80% – 89.99% aggregate marks (Subject to seat availability)

Or

AIBFEE score more than or equal to Rank#3 cut-off

Rs.17850/- Rs.41650/-
70% – 79.99% aggregate marks (Subject to seat availability)

Or

AIBFEE score more than or equal to Rank#4 cut-off

Rs.11900/- Rs.47600/-

A) Admission in Post Graduate Course- M.Sc Food Technology is based on Percentage of the graduation marks / AIBFEE Exam / GD-PI.

PHASE – 1

 

i) EARLY ADMISSION: – Applicable from  28th Nov 2019 – 28th May 2020

Path C: Applicable from 28th Nov 2019 – 28th April 2020: – Scholarship based on the percentage in graduation.

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a) To Block/Reserve a seat, you have to pay Rs.5000/- (adjustable in tuition fee & non- refundable) through any below mentioned modes. If interested and eligible.

i) Online Payment facility @ http://bfitdoon.com/online-payment.php or click mentioned below.

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ii) By cash deposit in Bank

iii) By making Demand Draft in favour of BFIT payable at Dehradun.

iv) By RTGS/NEFT

BANK DETAIL:-

BANK NAME- ICICI BANK BANK NAME- SBI BANK Bank NAME- Canara Bank
A/C NO.-243801000031 A/C NO.-31042767195 A/c No. 1182201002901
A/C HOLDER- BFIT TECHNICAL CAMPUS A/C HOLDER- BFIT A/C HOLDER- BFIT
BRANCH- ANURAG CHOWK BRANCH- DEHRADUN MAIN BRANCH BRANCH- Rajpur Road, Dehradun
IFSC CODE -ICIC0002438 IFSC CODE –SBIN0000630 IFSC CODE -CNRB0001182

 

b) After making payment, please email us your remittance detail at admissionbfit@gmail.com along with your complete detail

c) The Provisional Admission shall be granted to you.

d) Within a few minutes, you get admission Id on your registered mobile number/email, stating admission confirmation

 

Path D: Applicable from 28th April 2020 – 28th May 2020: –

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a) To Block/Reserve a seat, you have to pay Rs.5000/- (adjustable in tuition fee & non- refundable) through any below mentioned modes. If interested and eligible.

i) Online Payment facility @ http://bfitdoon.com/online-payment.php or click mentioned below.

Online Payment

ii) By cash deposit in Bank

iii) By making Demand Draft in favour of BFIT payable at Dehradun.

iv) By RTGS/NEFT

BANK DETAIL:-

BANK NAME- ICICI BANK BANK NAME- SBI BANK Bank Name: Canara Bank
A/C NO.-243801000031 A/C NO.-31042767195 A/c no: 1182201002901
A/C HOLDER-BFIT TECHNICAL CAMPUS A/C HOLDER-BFIT Account Holder: BFIT
BRANCH- ANURAG CHOWK BRANCH- DEHRADUN MAIN BRANCH Branch: Rajpur Road, Dehradun
IFSC CODE -ICIC0002438 IFSC CODE –SBIN0000630 IFSC Code: CNRB0001182

b) After making payment, please email us your remittance detail at admissionbfit@gmail.com along with your complete detail.

c) The Provisional Admission shall be granted to you.

d) Within a few minutes, you get Admission ID on your registered mobile number/email, stating admission confirmation

 

Path B : GD/PI : Applicable from 28th Nov 2019 – 28th April 2020

Interviews shall be conducted for all the Paths of Admission and Phases. The Interview shall be conducted in the following manner: –

– On-Campus Face-To-Face Interview & Group Discussion

– Face-To-Face Interview & Group Discussion in Offices Across the World

– Web One-On-One Interview & Web Conference.

– Telephonic Interview, etc.

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a) To Block/Reserve a slot, you have to pay Rs.1000/- (adjustable in registration fee & non- refundable) through any below

mentioned modes. If interested and eligible.

i) Online Payment facility @ http://bfitdoon.com/online-payment.php or click mentioned below.

Online Payment

ii) By cash deposit in Bank

iii) By making Demand Draft in favour of BFIT payable at Dehradun.

iv) By RTGS/NEFT

BANK DETAIL:-

BANK NAME- ICICI BANK BANK NAME- SBI BANK Bank Name: Canara Bank
A/C NO.-243801000031 A/C NO.-31042767195 A/c no: 1182201002901
A/C HOLDER-BFIT TECHNICAL CAMPUS A/C HOLDER-BFIT Account Holder: BFIT
BRANCH- ANURAG CHOWK BRANCH- DEHRADUN MAIN BRANCH Branch: Rajpur Road, Dehradun
IFSC CODE -ICIC0002438 IFSC CODE –SBIN0000630 IFSC Code: CNRB0001182

b) After scoring the minimum GD-PI cutoff for the selection process, you have to pay Rs.4000/- (adjustable in tuition fee & non-

refundable) through any above mentioned modes.

c) After making payment, please email us your remittance detail at admissionbfit@gmail.com along with your complete detail.

d) The Provisional Admission shall be granted to you.

e) Within a few minutes, you get admission Id on your registered mobile number/email, stating admission confirmation.

 

Path A: AIBFEE : – The exam shall be conducted online from – 28th February 2020 to 28th April 2020

Provisional Admission depends on merit basis available for all Courses. There are four options:

– Rank #1 cut-off of AIBFEE score.

– Rank #2 cut-off of AIBFEE score.

– Rank #3 cut-off of AIBFEE score.

– Rank #4 cut-off of AIBFEE score

a) To Block/Reserve a slot you can fill online allocation form.

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b) After receiving Login Credentials, take your exam 24 X 7 from home and your result shall be updated in 48 hours.

c) After scoring the minimum AIBFEE Rank, you have to pay Rs.5000/- (adjustable in tuition fee & non- refundable) through any below mentioned modes.

i) Online Payment facility @ http://bfitdoon.com/online-payment.php or click mentioned below.

Online Payment

ii) By cash deposit in Bank

iii) By making Demand Draft in favour of BFIT payable at Dehradun.

iv) By RTGS/NEFT

BANK DETAIL:-

BANK NAME- ICICI BANK BANK NAME- SBI BANK Bank Name: Canara Bank
A/C NO.-243801000031 A/C NO.-31042767195 A/c no: 1182201002901
A/C HOLDER-BFIT TECHNICAL CAMPUS A/C HOLDER-BFIT Account Holder: BFIT
BRANCH- ANURAG CHOWK BRANCH- DEHRADUN MAIN BRANCH Branch: Rajpur Road, Dehradun
IFSC CODE -ICIC0002438 IFSC CODE –SBIN0000630 IFSC Code: CNRB0001182

d) After making payment, please email us your remittance detail at admissionbfit@gmail.com along with your complete detail.

e) The Provisional Admission shall be granted to you.

f) Within a few minutes, you get admission Id on your registered mobile number/email, stating admission confirmation.

PHASE – 2

 

Path E: From 28th May to 11th July 2020: Path E shall be announced subject to seat availability.

B) On the date of scheduled joining time the student shall report at the venue on time, wherein briefing of the institute, rules and regulations etc. shall be given to the students. The students should carry the following documents along with the following certificates in original for verification:

  • 8 passport size photographs.
  • TC & Migration Certificate.
  • Character certificate from the last school attended.
  • 10th class mark sheet & passing certificate.
  • 12th class mark sheet & passing certificate.
  • Graduation mark sheet & passing certificate.
  • Aadhar Card
  • Domicile Certificate
  • 3 sets of photocopies of all the above documents.
  • Copies of extracurricular/sports or any other major achievement has done on basis of which additional consideration is being made.

C) Upon verification of the above documents, the candidates shall granted final admission.

D) If any of the above-mentioned documents are not available, then the admission given shall be provisional basis unless submitted. The required documents will have to be submitted latest by 25th July 2020.

Details Ist Year IInd Year
Form Rs. 500/- NA
Registration Fee Rs. 3,000/- NA
Campus Fee Rs. 7,500 NA
Other Charges (Uniform, Lab practical, Seminar etc.) Rs. 11,500/- NA
Library Rs. 3,000/- Rs. 3,000/-
Other Charges (ID card/Marathon/SMS etc.) Rs. 940/- NA
Medical Consultation Charges Rs. 800/- Rs. 800/-
Placements Rs.4,000/- Rs.4,000/-
Dissertation/Internship/Training Charges (wherever applicable) (wherever applicable) (wherever applicable)
University Examination Fee As per the University Norms As per the University Norms
FIRST SEMESTER
FT 501  Principles of Food processing
FT 502  Food Microbiology
FT 503  Food Chemistry
FT 504  Enzymes in food processing
FT 505  Techniques in Food Analysis
* Practical-I
* Practical-II
SECOND SEMESTER
FT 506  Post harvest management of fruits and vegetables
FT 507 Cereal, legume and pulses technology
FT 508 Principles of Food Engineering
FT 509  Beverage Technology
FT 510  Food quality systems and management
* Practical-I
* Practical-II
THIRD SEMESTER
FT 511A  Technology of milk and milk products or
FT 511B  Technology of meat and meat products
FT 512  Food additives, contaminants and toxicology
FT 513 Principles of food analysis and sensory evaluation
FT 514  Food Packaging Technology
FT 515  Nutraceuticals and functional foods
* Practical-I
* Practical-II
FOURTH SEMESTER
* FT 516 Thesis Research and Presentation

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