This is an accredited professional two-year postgraduate degree course which provides you with an award in Nutrition and Dietetics together with eligibility for registration as a dietitian with the Health and Care Professions Council (UK).
Please note that entry is to the Diploma stage of the course only. On successful completion of the Diploma stage, you may progress to the Master's; however, fees will be payable for this stage of the course should you decide to progress. Please see ‘Fees and Funding’.
Please also note that there is a strict deadline for applications to this course for 2018 entry of midnight on Thursday 30th November 2017. We cannot accept any documentation after the deadline. Applications are now open for 2018 entry.
Why Study Nutrition and Dietetics with us?
We aim to deliver our accredited course in an innovative way. Academic and placement learning is delivered by experienced academics and practitioners who are all committed to helping you to develop the necessary skills to become an effective dietetic practitioner contributing to high-quality evidence-based practice.
You will have access to course-specific facilities and laboratories, and benefit from the Faculty’s links with local NHS trusts and practitioners, plus expertise from the pharmaceutical and food industries and British Dietetic Association specialist groups.
Student Event Information:
Countess of Chester Hospital Dietetic Department are holding Dietetics Awareness Day.
Dietetic Student Shadow day event
- To be held on 11th October 2017 10am-4pm at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital. Interested individuals should call 0151 706 2120.
Open Days 2017
Visit us at an Open Day and find out what it’s really like to study at the University of Chester.
- Saturday 28th October (MA Art Therapy only)