Accredited by the Association for Nutrition, this is an exciting programme which provides an in-depth education in human nutrition, covering the underlying principles and evidence base, defining concepts, theories and methods, and the current knowledge and development of the subject, within a research-led environment. Successful graduates can apply directly for entry to the UK Register of Nutritionists as Associate members and use the ANutr qualification.

Managed by the School of Biosciences, Nutritional Science’s group, which is engaged in internationally renowned research in collaboration with academic and industrial partners. The group has an interest in three key research areas, namely (i) Metabolism, ageing and disease, including nutrient-gene interactions, fetal programming, and molecular nutrition; (ii) Global food security, particularly the nutritional and processing quality of animal and plant products; and (iii) Diet and Health, particularly diet-health interactions in humans.

This is a one year full-time masters course (or two years part-time) which consists of two semesters of taught modules and a research project and dissertation.

Academic Entry Requirements:
You will normally be expected to hold an honours degree at 2:2 level or above (or its international equivalent) in a biological science subject (excluding nutrition or closely related degrees).

Language Requirements:
IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in any element). Test results should be no more than two years old.

Opportunities for funding are available to overseas students through the International Office at the University of Nottingham.

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