Food Marketing and Nutrition BSc Honours
UCAS Code: DB64 (3 or 4 Years)

Graduate destinations for this subject

Find out what recent graduates went on to do and view graduate destinations statistics. These statistics are based on what graduates were doing on a specific date, approximately six months after graduation:

Food Marketing and Nutrition careers

There is great demand for biologists with knowledge of nutrition. A wide range of opportunities exist across the sector, including:

  • product development or quality assurance in the food industry
  • with non-commercial bodies such as Medical Research Council or Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • in research and development
  • in an advisory capacity with groups concerned with food safety.

It’s not only employers in the science sector that value the skills you learn at Newcastle; past graduates have forged careers in all sorts of areas including management, administration, accountancy, finance, teaching and the media.

Find out more about the career options for Food and Human Nutrition from Prospects: The UK's Official Careers Website.

Careers and employability at Newcastle

Newcastle University consistently has one of the best records for graduate employment in the UK. 95.2% of our 2012 UK/EU graduates progressed to employment or further study within six months of graduating. More than three quarters (84.9%) of our graduates who entered employment achieved a graduate level position.

We provide an extensive range of opportunities to all students through an initiative called ncl+ which enables you to develop personal, employability and enterprise skills and to give you the edge in the employment market after you graduate.

Our award-winning Careers Service is one of the largest and best in the country, and we have strong links with employers.