Major food and drink manufacturers have helped design this unique course to ensure it gives you the skills and knowledge needed for a successful career in the UK’s largest manufacturing sector, food and drink. By replicating real-life scenarios, you learn to create new systems and processes to deliver safe, competitive and innovative food and drink products. The course applies engineering to the development, control and manufacture of food and drink products. We introduce you to engineering principles and how these are applied to food and drink manufacture. You design, implement and analyse sophisticated engineering process and control systems for manufacturing food in the most energy efficient, economical and environmentally friendly way. You have the opportunity to go on a combined total of 38 weeks industry experience. The placements are competitively paid and an integrated part of the course. This course is delivered by Sheffield Hallam working in partnership with the National Skills Academy for Food and Drink and the Food and Drink Federation. It has received co-investment from the UK Commission for Employment and Skills through the Employer Investment Fund. You may be eligible for a Food and Drink Federation bursary of £3,000.