Clinical Sciences and Nutrition, M.Res. | University of Chester | Chester, United Kingdom
M.Res. On Campus

Clinical Sciences and Nutrition

12 months
12635 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Clinical Sciences and Nutrition programme offered by the University of Chester will provide excellent training for students who may wish to move on to a PhD, or for students who simply wish to undertake a significant research project. The focus of this course is a research project in nutrition, physical activity and health.


Career Prospects

The Department of Clinical Sciences and Nutrition has a long-established reputation in nutrition, physical activity and health at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We have considerable teaching and research expertise in nutrition and allied subjects. Our staff are enthusiastic and helpful, and pride themselves on the extra help provided to those who require it.

This Clinical Sciences and Nutrition programme offered by the University of Chester:

  • meets the current training needs to produce graduates with the necessary knowledge, skills and experience to undertake a substantive personal research project
  • aims to provide a wide range of career opportunities, including onward progression to PhD.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nutritional Assessment
  • Clinical Sciences & Nutrition Dissertation
  • Public Health Promotion and Policy
  • Sociology and Psychology and Public Health
  • Developing Healthier Communities
  • The Obesity Epidemic – weight management as a public health issue
  • Causes and assessment of obesity
  • Dietary Approaches to Weight Management
  • Exercise and Weight Management
  • Behaviour modification in weight management
  • Childhood Obesity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements


  • Applications are invited from graduates who have completed an undergraduate degree in a relevant science or health-related discipline. 
  • A minimum 2:1 honours is required. Applications from those with appropriate professional qualifications will also be considered
  • All applicants will be interviewed.


  • Students from countries outside the UK are expected to have entry qualifications roughly equivalent to UK A Level for undergraduate study and British Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) for postgraduate study. 
  • We accept a wide range of qualifications and consider all applications individually on merit. We may also take into account appropriate work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12635 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12635 GBP per year during 12 months.

Classroom-based / Laboratory-based:

  • Full-time: £12,635 / £16,228 per annum
  • Part-time: £6,318 / £8,114 per annum

Living costs for Chester

660 - 1140 GBP /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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