Human Nutrition, M.Sc. | University of Copenhagen | Copenhagen, Denmark
24 months
Duration
14780 EUR/year
Free
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About

The Human Nutrition programme at the University of Copenhagen gives you comprehensive knowledge of the importance of nutrition to human health and a thorough understanding of the principles and methods of nutritional science.

Overview

In the course of the Human Nutrition programme at the University of Copenhagen, you will learn about the conversion of energy and nutrients in the human body, the importance of nutrition in the various stages of life and the effects of nutrition on health and disease. 

As a graduate from the MSc programme in Human Nutrition, you will have a thorough understanding of the principles and methods of nutritional science. You obtain knowledge of the conversion of energy and nutrients and of the importance of the diet in the various stages of life.

Career Opportunities

As an MSc in Human Nutrition, you will have many different job opportunities, for As an MSc in Human Nutrition, you are qualified to become a professional within business functions and/or areas such as:

  • Trial planning and execution in larger companies
  • A PhD programme at the university
  • Product development through innovative laboratory work (start-up companies)
  • Diet and lifestyle counselling (one-person companies)
  • Governmentally-funded authorities and organisations (e.g., Team Danmark)
  • Other public institutions (municipalities)
  • Research and educational institutions such as university colleges

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Nutrition Physiology
  • Evidence, Diet and Health
  • Nutrition Related Diseases
  • Experimental Nutrition Physiology
  • Nutrition, Growth and Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

If you hold one of the degrees listed below, you are considered to meet all academic requirements. 

  • BSc in Food Science with the specialisation Food, Health and Nutrition from the University of Copenhagen

Other bachelor’s degrees

  • If you have a bachelor’s degree other than those listed above, you must submit additional documentation along with your application so the University can evaluate whether or not you meet the admission requirements.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14780 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7390 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition fee: DKK 55,000 per semester

Living costs for Copenhagen

7928 - 13456 DKK /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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