The Food and Drink Business Development Centre

Ulster University established a centre of excellence to provide sector specific support to Northern Ireland’s local agri-food industry through the promotion of agri-food business education.


In response to agri-food policy drivers we have established a centre of excellence to provide sector-specific support to Northern Ireland’s local industry through the promotion of Food and Drink business education (teaching and research).

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About the Food and Drink Business Development Centre

The Centre offers specialist teaching on aspects of Food and Drink business and provides business with evidence-informed research.

Food and Drink courses and skills development

The Centre assists the industry in developing specific skills and knowledge through bespoke courses.

The Food and Drink Business Development Centre's research and innovation

Providing cutting edge research and innovation for the benefit of Food and Drink businesses in Northern Ireland

Agri-food Business Development Centre facilities

The Centre hosts a number of facilities for the purpose of providing knowledge support and assisting skills development.

Contact the Food and Drink Business Development Centre

Get in touch with the Food and Drink Business Development Centre.