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Human Health and Nutritional Sciences

University of Guelph

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
13674 CAD/year
4754 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The focus of the Human Health and Nutritional Sciences program of University of Guelph is on physical activity and diet as powerful lifestyle determinants of human health.

Overview

The Human Health and Nutritional Sciences program of University of Guelph studies the interaction between genetics and environmental factors ultimately determines the health of an individual, and lifestyle is a major component of our environment that can be modified to affect human health.

We offer graduate programs of study leading to both an MSc by thesis (2- year program) and an MSc by course work and project (1-year program).

Research Fields

  • Biomechanics
  • Nutrition, Exercise, and Metabolism
  • Nutrition and Nutraceutical Sciences

Are you interested in:

  • Obesity
  • Aging
  • Diabetes
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Nutrition and exercise
  • Biomechanics

Career opportunities

  • Academia
  • Industry
  • Professional programs (medicine, physiotherapy, etc.)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Students Promoting Awareness of Research Knowledge
  • Seminar in Human Health and Nutritional Sciences
  • Research Fronts in Nutritional and Nutraceutical Sciences
  • Advanced Skeletal Muscle Metabolism in Humans
  • Advances in Human Health and Nutritional Sciences Research
  • Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B
B (recommended)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
89
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours BSc degree or equivalent
  • A minimum 75% average during the last two years of undergraduate study
  • Applicants must have secured a faculty advisor
  • 1 course in statistics

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13674 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6837 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4754 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2377 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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