Member Focus - Univeristy College Birmingham 

27th October 2020


       Our member focus for this month is University College Birmingham who chaired the opening discussion at our last virtual meet up on 15th October, ‘Inspiring the Future of Food & Nutrition’.

University College Birmingham (Accredited by the University of Birmingham) is one of the leading specialist institutions offering a wide portfolio of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in food and nutrition, Culinary Arts and Bakery and Patisserie Technology. Our facilities range from training restaurants – quoted in the financial times as ‘Birmingham’s best kept secret’ and endorsed by Gordon Ramsay as the ‘Ferrari of catering and hospitality intuitions’ plus a Food Science and Innovation Suite which includes, food testing labs, purpose built product development kitchens, bespoke food sensory and evaluation lab and food demonstration lecture theatre regularly used by popular TV programmes.

The University has recently invested £130 million across all four campuses to ensure our practical facilities provide our students with the very best experience and to our facilities replicate the industries we serve. The best teaching facilities combined with our highly experienced and knowledgeable staff makes UCB an obvious choice for many students applying from around the world.

Find your Future and how to get there - hired@UCB is the careers and employability placement service for students and Alumni at UCB. A team of specialist staff are available to support students to find placements and build the skills needed to be successful in the world of work.

The direct link to our undergraduate open days is below:


For further information on our courses or to register for an open day

Alternatively, email (Schools Liaison and Marketing Officer)


If you are interested in becoming an academic member of Food Matters Careers, then please contact David Ventris-Field at: