Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Food and Human Nutrition

Food and human nutrition research areas include: ecological agriculture; food and human nutrition; integrated animal science; soils, plants and environment; rural development in advanced economies; food systems, consumption and marketing; science and technology studies in food and environment.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 Honours degree, or equivalent, plus normally further research experience and/or a further qualification such as an MRes. Applications from international students are welcome.Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5, or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 72 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

School of Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6900