Natalie Brown

Natalie's Profile

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Academic qualifications

BSc Hons in Bakery and Patisserie Technology


0121 604 1000


I originally studied the Professional Bakery Level 2 & 3 at University College Birmingham and during this time I worked at a selection of bakeries in the west midlands and in France on a work placement basis. Following on from this, I then completed levels 4, 5 and 6 on the Bakery and Patisserie degree. During my time on work placements, it helped me gain the skills I can showcase to students today.

On completion of my degree, i was nominated and awarded Freedom of the Worshipful Company of Bakers for my efforts and attitude towards the industry as well as achieving top grades. During lock down, I set up my own business from home attending farmers markets, exhibition shows and providing local businesses with bread and cakes.

I then joined University College Birmingham in 2021 as a bakery lecturer, teaching college students on level 3, and University students level 4, 5 and 6.


  • Bakery Science and Nutrition level 4
  • Food safety and hygiene level 4
  • Artisan bread level 4
  • Introduction to Patisserie level 4
  • Functional Ingredients for Bakery level 5
  • Food Technology level 6
  • Dissertation supervisor

External engagements

Actively take part and network at events with the Worshipful Company of Bakers

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