Taught course (will run subject to approval)


Birmingham City University · Faculty of Health

Entry requirements

You must have an Honours degree with a 2:1 or above in a relevant subject area that includes a significant component of human physiology and biochemistry at Level 5. Suitable degrees include biomedical science, human nutrition, nutritional science, biochemistry, human biology, physiology or health sciences.

You must also have GCSEs in mathematics and English at grade C or above.

All students studying this dietetics course will be expected to demonstrate the core values of the NHS Constitution. This will be assessed as part of the interview process.

All offers made are subject to satisfactory health and enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks.

Months of entry


Course content

Course overview

On this postgraduate degree in Dietetics, you will gain knowledge in food science, applied nutrition, clinical pathology and pharmacology, social science and therapeutic dietetics.

Development of key skills, including communication, research and professionalism will enable you to become a compassionate and competent practitioner who can deliver effective, evidence-based and quality-driven care. You'll learn in specially built clinical skills rooms, with specialist space so you can get the best training possible.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, you must have an IELTS score of 7.0, with no element below 6.5.

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

Pre-entry Enquiries Team
+44(0)121 331 5595