Are you interested in applying for Food Science and Technology Programme at NUS?

Online applications for FST major for AY 2015-2016 is now open. Read more for details

NUS FST Society

Calling All FST Freshies!!!


Show your Prowess and win the title of The Food Elite!
in 2 days and 1 night, you will brave adventures and forge bonds with your 4-year-long camrades. Signup NOW for FST freshmen orientation camp on 5th -6th August 2015!
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Wang Chenhui

NUS- Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Prize


Congratulations to Miss Wang Chenhui for winning the Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Prize AY 2014-2015. Her project title is Stinky but Healthy? Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) Releasing Capacity of Common Organosulfur Rich Food.

Tharp & Young on Ice-cream Short Course 2015


The biennial Tharp & Young on Ice-cream technical short courseheld on 22-26 June 2015 was successfully concluded. Watch out for our next course in 2017! read more

Congratulations to our SIFST 6th Student Symposium winners

Congratulations to Ms. Sow Li Cheng for winning the Postgraduate category and Mr. Tay Geng Yu for winning the undergraduate category of the SIFST 6th Student Symposiuim!


The Pineapple Issue 13

Three Projects Mentored by NUS FST faculty were awarded at SSEF 2015, including one Gold Award


Congratulations to Cedric TAN, Benjamin TAN, Alvin PHUA, LU Ziyi, and LIU Ruo Xuan, high school/JC students who did research attachment at NUS FST! They were awarded at The Singapore Science & Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2015 for their projects mentored by Asst. Prof. YANG Hongshun.
These awards include 1 Gold Award, 1 Bronze Award and 1 Merit Award. The Gold Award project titled with “Low Concentration Acidic Electrolysed Water Combined with Mild Heat Treatment for Sanitising Fresh Organic Broccoli” was conducted by Cedric Tan, a Temasek Junior College student. The other two projects were conducted by students from NUS High School of Mathematics and Sciences.

The Pineapple Issue 13

FST Newsletter, The Pineapple Issue 13 is now out!

Our annual Newsletter, the Pineapple is now out! Read more for what's happening in FST!

Quiz Bowl winners

SIFST Quiz Bowl

Congratulations to our undergraduates, Tay Geng Yu (Year 4), Koh Hui Si Audrey (Year 4) and Liew Yong Yew Tony (Year 3) winners of SIFST Indivudual round. They will represent Singapore to take part in the ASEAN Quiz Bowl during the 14th ASEAN Food Conference in Phillipines.

For team round, teams of Koh Hui Si Audrey and Li Chenyi were 1st runner-up and 2nd runner-up respectively.

Joint Symposium on Food Science and Technology


Jointly organised by NUS FST and Food Quality and Design Group, Wageningen UR,29 October 2014, Block S14 level 6 room 19 and 20. read more

14th Weurman Flavour Research Symposium Poster Presentation

Congratulations to Miss Seow Yi Xin, our postgraduate who was awarded Outstanding Poster Presentation at the 14th Weurman Flavour Research Symposium.

Food Safety Without Borders, 2nd Runner Up IUFoST Graduate Student Paper Competition

Congratulations to Ms. Zheng Qianwang, our postgraduate who is the 2nd Runner Up in the Food Safety Without Borders IUFoST Graduate student Paper Competition 2014 read more


International Conference on Beneficial Microbes

Congratulations to Mr. Toh Mingzhan, our postgraduate who was the 1st Runner Up in the Young Scientist Oral Presentation Awars at International Conference on Beneficial Microbes 2014.

Research paper highlighted by

Dr. YUK Hyun-Gyun research paper published in Food Control on Comparison of the efficacy of various sanitizers and hot water treatment in inactivating inoculated foodborne pahtogens and natural microflora on mung bean sprouts was highlighted by read more

Vinayak GHATE

International Association for Food Protection 2014, Student Travel Scholarship

Congratulations to Mr. Vinayak Ghate, our postgraduate who won the 2014 Student Travel Scholarship from International Association for Food Protection.


Dr. LEE Pin Rou, Christine

Outstanding Young Scientist Award Winner

Congratulations to Dr. LEE Pin Rou, Christine, our FST Alumna, who is among the 8 winners of the IUFoST Outstanding Young Scientist Award 2014.

It adds to the previous success of FST Alumni in winning this prestigious global biennial award: Dr. T. Velmurugan THAVASI in 2008, Dr. FENG Shengbao in 2010, and DR. LIU Yeting in 2012.

A/P Huang Dejian

Highly Cited Researchers 2014 Report

Congratulations to A/P Huang Dejian for been selected as a Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher 2014. read more

Postdoctorate Research Position at NUS FST

Postdoctorate research position in consumer survey and sensory evaluation is available in NUS-FST read more

Our Food Science & Technology Undergraduate Degrees have been accredited

We have received accreditation by IUFoST (International Union of Food Science & Technology) for the Bachelor of Applied Science (Food Science and Technology) and the Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) (Food Science and Technology) courses.


Tenure-track Faculty Position in Human Nutrition

FST programme is looking for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Human Nutrition at the level of assistant professor or associate professor. . read more