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: 2021/2022 January.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

MSc Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics (Jan) FT (X820)

Duration 2 Years
Attendance Full Time
Deadline 30-JUN-2021

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 Fees include tuition and examination fees. The fee schedule for all programmes is shown on the UCD Fees website ( and refers to the fee for a single academic year, including the fee schedule for non-EU nationals and the annual fee for the outgoing year.
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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, pharm...


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
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 related conditions and dis...

Subjects Taught

Expand+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 Healt...

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, ...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Dietetics Admin
Contact Number: +353 (0) 1 716 34 62
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