Taught course

Nutrition and Exercise Sciences

University of Central Lancashire · School of Health, Social Work and Sport

Entry requirements

2:2 Hons degree or equivalent degree associated with sport and exercise and or nutritional sciences.

Other subject areas may be considered from students interested in a new area of study.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Nutrition & Exercise Sciences at UCLan is one of only seven courses worldwide accredited by the Sport, Exercise & Nutrition Register (SENr). Therefore the course allows graduates direct entry onto the SENr graduate register as recognised graduate level sport & exercise nutritionists whilst also studying in laboratories accredited by the British Association of Sport & Exercise Sciences (BASES).
From both teaching and research perspectives, the University of Central Lancashire is regarded as a leader in the field of Nutrition and Exercise sciences, and the MSc in Nutrition and Exercise Sciences is delivered by an experienced blend of researchers and applied practitioners, ensuring that the course enhances practical skills and competencies. The MSc in Nutrition and Exercise Sciences led by Dr Jonathan Sinclair, represents an intellectually stimulating and vocationally important course that is thoroughly reinforced by evidence-based practice, focusing on the study of applied nutrition in sport and exercise. Throughout the course you will be taught contemporary nutrition and exercise sciences concepts, whilst developing the fundamental practitioner skills required for employment in applied nutrition practice and research.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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