Bachelor of Sustainable Food Systems, Federation University Australia

Federation University Australia Australia

Cricos: 00103D

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The award
Bachelor Degree

How long you will study
3 Years

Domestic course fees
find out

How you will study

Course starts
February, July

International course fees
AUD 28200 per year

All study options

About Bachelor of Sustainable Food Systems at Federation University Australia

CRICOS 106562G

Food sustainability is the study of food security, health, safety, quality and affordability, influenced by climate change and the environment.

With the world population expected to reach 9.7 billion by 2050*, Federation University is creating new ways to help solve the problems of developing a safe, healthy and nutritious food supply for people worldwide.

This unique degree was developed in collaboration with food industry partners to fulfill the need for food specialists in Australia. The first half of the degree embeds a Diploma of Food Science and Technology (FBP50118) to develop your knowledge and core practical skills across food testing, quality and sustainability.

In the second half of the degree you will pursue an interest by selecting one of Food Processing or Sustainable Food Production, as well as undertake an industry placement providing valuable and relevant workplace experience.

You will also examine key aspects of sustainable food systems from different points of view: scientific, economic, environmental and ethical, whilst gaining a worldly perspective through a wide selection of subjects from biology to product and process design.

*United Nations: World Population Prospects: the 2019 Revision.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBachelor DegreeHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 years
    Course startsFebruary, JulyDomestic course fees find outInternational course feesAUD 28200 per year

Notes about fees for this course

International fees are per 120 credit points which represents 1 EFTSL or a standard full-time study load for a year.

A range of scholarships, bursaries and grants are available for international students at

Entry requirements

  • Overall IELTS band score of 6.0, with no band less than 6.0 or equivalent.
  • Bachelor’s degree, AQF level 7 or equivalent.

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