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Launch of the UCC Centre of Excellence in Diary Science

12 Jul 2023
Launch of the Dairy Science Centre of Excellence, in partnership with Taste 4 Success Skillnet and UCC

Bridie Corrigan Matthews, Network Director, Taste 4 Success Skillnet was in UCC recently to launch some brand new programmes with the Dairy Science Centre of Excellence.  These programmes are specialised training pathways for dairy professionals.  In particular, the Postgraduate Diploma in Dairy Technology and Innovation, and the Masters of Science in Diary Technology and Innovation, and also a Digital Badge that will enable people who don't have a previous science qualification to move into the diary sector and to be able to take up these new programmes.

In this video, Bridie, along with Professor Seamus O'Mahoney, Professor of Dairy Science UCC, explains how these progammes will be very beneficial to the dairy industry in Ireland.

Listen to the full video at the link below:


Food Industry Training Unit

University College Cork , Western Road, Cork