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Applications are now closed for 2022 entry.

Before you apply, please read the Supporting information for 2022 entry and the Admissions Timetable documents.

Please note that you will not be able to submit an incomplete application or apply after the deadline. We have provided a checklist for your application, which we advise you to go through before commencing your application to ensure you have all the documents you require.

If you are unsure of anything, please contact us before the deadline as incorrectly complete or incomplete applications will not be considered.  If there are any errors with your application and there is time to inform you of this, we will do so.  However, we cannot accept any documentation after the deadline.

Please ensure that you have completed the following before commencing your application in the order below

Checklist for 2022 entry

  1. Supporting information

    Have you carefully read the Supporting information for Postgraduate Nutrition and Dietetics Applications 2022?

  2. Entry requirements

    Have you checked your modules, credits and levels meet the entry requirements?

    Biochemistry (minimum 20 credits at level 4 or above)
    Physiology (minimum 20 credits at level 4 or above)

    Plus, an additional subject, such as one of the following, is required:
    Immunology (minimum of 20 credits); or
    Microbiology (minimum of 20 credits); or
    Genetics (minimum of 20 credits)

  3. Module outlines

    Have you obtained your module outlines/details for the above specified subjects?

  4. Qualification transcript

    Have you obtained a copy of your degree/relevant qualification transcript?

  5. Referees

    Have you contacted your referees?

  6. Dietetic department visit

    Have you visited a dietetic department within the last three years?

    If so, please upload a completed Hospital visit form, or obtain a certificate of attendance from a dietetic department open day. In either case, please ensure these are signed and dated by the supervising dietitian.

  7. English language proficiency

    Have you obtained evidence of your English language proficiency (if your first language is not English)? (This can be provided after you have applied)

  8. Funding

    Have you researched your funding options?

  9. Personal statement

    Have you prepared your personal statement (answers to specified questions)?

Please only commence and submit your application once you have completed these steps. This will reduce queries and delays with your application.

We will be unable to process your application if you do not provide all the necessary information before the deadline.

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