Taught course

Master of Dietetics Studies

University of Queensland · Health and Behavioural Sciences

Entry requirements


The Master of Dietetics Studies is focused on dietetics only. Applicants must have an approved degree and have completed tertiary studies in biochemistry, physiology and nutrition to meet the national standards accreditation requirements for dietetics (see additional application information). Entry is competitive based on GPA.

Please note: applicants are encouraged to seek assistance from HMNS staff about prerequisite studies and should provide full academic transcripts by emailing hmns@uq.edu.au.

CRICOS Code: 065374K

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 7; reading 7; writing 7; speaking 7; listening 7. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

Months of entry


Course content

Why study the Master of Dietetics Studies?

This program will prepare you for eligibility as an Accredited Practising Dietitian with the Dietitians Association of Australia. There is a growing demand for qualified dietitians in both Australia and overseas due to an increasing awareness of the importance of food and nutrition in health and disease prevention.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
18 months

Course contact details

School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences
+61 3 8676 7004