University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Nutritional Sciences

This course is aimed at BSc graduates in biological sciences or related subjects to allow them to specialise in nutrition; it offers students 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; students develop a confident, scientific approach to answering questions through theoretical analysis, formulation of hypotheses, practical experimentation, data analysis and communication of results.

Entry requirements

Candidates are required to have a 1st degree in a biological science subject (excluding nutrition or closely related degrees) with 2.2 Honours classification or above; IELTS:6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element); TOEFL IBT:87 with no less than 21 in listening, 22 in reading, 23 in speaking and 21 in writing.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,010 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Sutton Bonington Campus Loughborough LE12 5RD East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559