12 months
13400 EUR/year
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This Dietetics programme from University of Malta has been designed to offer a focused learning and training experience in Dietetics. The course utilizes the B.Sc. (Hons.) Applied Food and Nutritional Sciences as the basis for this Postgraduate Diploma.

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This intensive Dietetics programme from University of Malta  will give the student the training and skills base needed to practice safely and with proficiency.

The programme will provide the student with the skills set which will be developed gradually throughout the one year full-time course. The course will rely heavily on guided experiential learning in a Hospital setting. The ultimate deliverable is the opportunity to practice lawfully, safely and effectively embark on a career which provides the public with potential for improved quality of life and better health status.

The programme of studies extends over one year of full-time studies. Lectures and clinical placements are held in during the day.

Career opportunites and access to further studies

Opportunities in Dietetics and related careers will be available to the graduate. The Postgraduate Diploma may also provide opportunities for further training at other postgraduate levels to specialise in particular areas of Dietetics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Core Principles of Dietetics Practice
  • Professional Studies - Communication and Ethical Issues
  • Advanced Dietetic Practice
  • Dietetic Placement

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of:

  • a Bachelor's degree obtained with at least Second Class Honours in an area of study deemed suitable by the Board or
  • a degree from this or another university which the Board considers as comparable to the degree indicated in paragraph (a).

Applicants may be required to provide evidence of being in possession of the licence to practice in the register of the profession concerned, as kept by the relevant regulatory council.

Applicants may be required to provide evidence of work experience following registration with the relevant regulatory council in the proposed area of study or area of specialisation, if applicable.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Msida

690 - 1170 EUR /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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