National Centre for Food Manufacturing


Welcome to the National Centre for Food Manufacturing (NCFM) – leading in part-time study for food industry employees and innovation with businesses.

The NCFM is dedicated to helping food industry employees advance their careers. We understand the demands of studying while working in this fast moving, dynamic industry and balancing family commitments. Our part-time Apprenticeships and distance learning degrees provide flexible study options for those working in Quality and Technical roles and Operations Management.

The NCFM is also committed to helping the sector innovate. We work with employers and partners towards this goal, aided by our partnership with leading equipment suppliers and our outstanding specialist facilities, food factory and cutting-edge automation.

Foundation and Undergraduate

Degree Link for NCFM Homepage

Foundation and Undergraduate Degrees

Postgraduate Programmes


Postgraduate Programmes



Research link for NCFM Homepage

Multidisciplinary Research for the Food Industry


Contact Us


Tel: 01406 493000

The National Centre for Food Manufacturing

University of Lincoln
Park Road
PE12 7PT