Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics

University College Dublin


Course Name Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X820
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake:2020/2021 January
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MSc Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics (Jan) FT (X820)

2 Years

Full Time


Applicants apply using the UCD online application system. To apply, simply click on and follow the instructions. A non-refundable application fee applies. The application fee is paid online.
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Duration 2 years full-time
Course Fee

Expand+MSc Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics (X820) Full Time
EU Year 1 - € 13240 te
EU Year 2 - € 11035 aa
nonEU Year 1 - € 25600 te
nonEU Year 2 - € 25600 aa

aaSecond Year Fee applies to Students in 2nd Year in 2020 and...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants should hold a second class honours degree (2.1 or 2.2 in exceptional circumstances e.g. extensive prior clinical experience) or higher in science e.g. biochemistry, food science, human biology, human nutrition, nutritional science, pharmac...


Expand+Vision and Values Statement
The MSc Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics programme aims to provide a postgraduate programme in clinical nutrition and dietetics that will develop competent practitioners in clinical nutrition and dietetics eligible to app...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics
Academic Year 2020/2021
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 150)

Today's clinical nutrition and dietetics experts have an expanding field of career opportunities. For instance, the current rise in life-syle r...

Subjects Taught Modules include
Dietetics through the Lifecycle
Dietetics Professional Practice 1 & 2
Medicine for Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics
Nutrition and Communication
Clinical Nutrition
Health Promotion
Nutrition Epidemiology
Applied Nutrition Health Exercise & Sports Performance
Practice Placement
Advanced Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics
Health Economics and Management
Systematic Reviews, Meta-analysis and Clinical Guidelines
Number of Credits 150
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Graduates with the MSc Clinical Nutrition Dietetics are well placed to gain employment in the following sectors and agencies:

Clinical nutrition & dietetics (hospital and community dietetics)

Public health nutrition, go...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Kirsten Southard
Contact Number:353 (0) 1 716 34 62
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