Full time & Part time September MSc 12 Months Full Time or 24 Months Part Time
Biological Sciences (4) Chemistry (6) Food Sciences (15) Medicine (26)

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Embark on a transformative journey with the Human Nutrition MSc programme at the University of Aberdeen. Delve into the intricate world of clinical, metabolic, and molecular nutrition, while exploring vital topics such as public health, sustainable diets, and global food systems. Tailor your learning experience by choosing specialisations that align with your interests and career aspirations. By completing this AfN accredited programme, you will master the scientific fundamentals of nutrition, understand nutritional requirements at various levels, and promote health through evidence-based practices. Benefit from the esteemed collaboration with the University of Aberdeen's Rowett Institute, a pioneer in nutrition research for over a century. Gain hands-on experience through site visits, guest lectures, and research projects at a leading centre for human nutrition research. The programme offers a diverse range of modules, including Clinical Nutrition, Molecular Nutrition, and Sustainable Diets, preparing you for roles as a Nutritionist, Dietitian, or Public Health Policy Manager. With entry requirements welcoming students with a background in Biological or Life Sciences, this programme opens doors to a world of opportunities in the field of nutrition.

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Enhance your knowledge of clinical, metabolic and molecular nutrition while also learning about issues affecting public health, sustainable diets and global food systems with our comprehensive AfN accredited MSc programme. You will study different aspects of human nutrition before deciding which areas to specialise in and the flexible course structure means your studying will be best aligned with your interests and career requirements. Upon successful completion of the masters degree, you will be able to:

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Entry Requirements

A second-class honours degree in Biological Sciences or Life Sciences, or equivalent research or field experience.

Students who do not meet the current entry requirements may be eligible to enter the programme via one of our MSc access route options. These routes are designed to help students planning to study MSc Human Nutrition gain the required level of biomedical science knowledge and understanding to prepare for postgraduate studies. For more information email

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Value of Scholarship(s)

£2000

Eligibility

This scholarship is open to self funding students who are nationals of Vietnam, China, Malaysia and African countries

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Value of Scholarship(s)

20%

Eligibility

A 20% discount for Aberdeen graduates who want to study a postgraduate degree. It applies to the full cost of taught postgraduate programmes and one year of a full time research programme.

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Value of Scholarship(s)

Various

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