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Monash University

18 months
45500 AUD/year
34900 AUD/year
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The Dietetics program at Monash University  will enable you to pursue your dream of becoming dietitian, with the opportunity to become accredited by the Dietitians Association of Australia. 

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The Dietetics program at Monash University  aims to prepare graduates with the professional and personal qualities required for future dietetic practice in a variety of workplace settings. 

The course integrates academic teaching and learning with clinical, population health, food service, research and management experience and is undertaken in both academic and professional practice placement settings (e.g., clinical, food service, community nutrition and public health nutrition). Professional practice placements may be in an urban or rural setting.

The objectives of the Master of Dietetics have been classified according to the four themes of the course: 

  • Personal development and professional practice
  • Determinants and influences of public health and nutrition
  • Nutrition fundamentals of health and disease
  • Food: From science to systems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of dietetic practice
  • Nutrition, activity and health in chronic diseases
  • Public health nutrition
  • Practice and research in public health nutrition 
  • Food for dietetic practice
  • Practice and research in dietetics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 084910M  
  • An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant area of study* with a credit (60%) average. The undergraduate degree must have been completed in the past 10 years unless you have been assessed as having work experience that the Faculty considers equivalent. A second food /nutrition subject at any level is desirable (e.g. food science, nutrition science, lifespan nutrition).
  • A second food /nutrition subject at any level is desirable (e.g. food science, nutrition science, lifespan nutrition).
  • Immunisation: Students must satisfy the immunisation requirements in order to participate in placements that are compulsory course requirements. It is the student's responsibility to have a satisfactory immunisation status by the end of the First Semester (March) of the Master of Dietetics course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45500 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    34900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34900 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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