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M.Sc. On Campus

Human Nutrition

University of Otago

12 months
Duration
26053 USD/year
7468 USD/year
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About

University of Otago has a long history and international reputation in providing a Master of Science - Human Nutrition.

Overview

A Master of Science - Human Nutrition at University of Otago is the basis for careers in nutrition promotion and education, dietetics, teaching, food service, food manufacturing and retailing and nutrition research. A degree in Human Nutrition also provides an excellent opportunity for those seeking graduate entry into medicine and pharmacy.

Career opportunities

We will equip you with skills that can be used in a number of careers. Our graduates work in the health sector, government organisations, corporations, research, teaching, high performance sport, private practice, and the food industry. Māori and Pacific graduates are often sought after, particularly by health providers across the country

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods
  • Nutrition and Human Health
  •  Behavioural and Applied Nutrition
  • Nutritional Biostatistics
  • Applications in Sport and Exercise Nutrition
  • Advanced Topics in Human Nutrition

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entrance requirements for postgraduate study vary by programme with most requiring a minimum bachelor-level qualification in the same field, and some having additional requirements such as relevant work experience and/or professional registration in New Zealand. 
  • A postgraduate certificate or postgraduate diploma can usually be taken at any time after the completion of your bachelor's degree.
  • If you hold an honours degree or postgraduate diploma you may be able to eligible for master’s study by thesis only. In some cases if you hold a bachelor’s degree you may apply for a coursework master’s degree or for master’s study by coursework and thesis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26053 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26053 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7468 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7468 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National: $10,262.00
  • International: $35,798

Living costs for Dunedin

1000 - 2300 NZD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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