M.Sc. On Campus


University of Saskatchewan

24 months
6730 CAD/year
4260 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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A wide range of potential specializations are open to students of the Nutrition MSc program offered at University of Saskatchewan. 


Program Details

Research activities at the Nutrition MSc program at University of Saskatchewan focus on areas that are highly relevant to improving health and quality of life and include clinical nutrition, community nutrition, nutritional biochemistry, dietary assessment and nutritional epidemiology, nutrition education, nutrition intervention, food security, food biotechnology and nutrition services administration.

While at the University of Saskatchewan you'll benefit from a large cluster of health science disciplines all on the same campus. Off-campus there are opportunities to participate in the Saskatchewan Community Nutrition Residency program or go abroad through our partnerships with the University of the West Indies in the Caribbean and Hawassa University in Ethiopia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nutrition
  • Advanced Nutrition Micronutrients
  • Professional Practice 
  • Nutrition Competency Completion
  • Research Methods
  • Food Culture and Human Nutrition

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a cumulative weighted average of at least a 70% (U of S grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e. 60 credit units)
  • a four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6730 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4260 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4260 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Saskatoon

1279 - 1865 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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