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MPHMPH - Nutrition and Dietetics

Tuition fee €5,500 one-time

An installment plan is also available as follows:
An initial deposit of €900.00 after receiving an offer of admission; followed by 11 ‘monthly-installments’ of €445.00.

*Additional Fees for Dual Degree Version (optional): €1400.00

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Program Duration: 18 months (approximate)
Total ECTS Credits: 138

Mode of Learning: Online (e-Learning)

Programme structure

Core Courses:
Introduction To Public Health and Healthcare
Community Medicine
Health Planning and Hospital Management
Health Economics
Data and Communication
Environmental Health
Mental Health
Introduction to Surveillance
Preventive Medicine and Population Health
Resources and Administration
Infectious Diseases
Global Health Policy and Development
Planetary Health
Fundamentals of Sexual and Reproductive Health
Health and Human Rights
Research Methods
Occupational Health
Evaluating International Public Health Issues
Public Health Disasters: A Global Ethical Framework
Public Health Risk Assessment for Human Exposure to Chemicals
Impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Urban Living and Public Health
Pharmaceuticals in Global Public Health
Geospatial Analysis of Public Health
Global Health Security
Global Health Collaboration

Specialization Courses:
Public Health Nutrition
Fundamentals of Food Science
Nutritional Biochemistry
Biochemical Techniques
Human Physiology
Advanced Nutrition
Life Cycle Nutrition
Nutrition And Infection
Nutrigenomics, Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods
Medical Nutrition and Management
Food preservation and Food Microbiology
Food Analysis


Career opportunities

Job Outlook: Excellent.

The job market for nutrition and diet-related jobs continues to grow at a much higher rate than the market average. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job growth for roles related to nutrition is 11% which is faster than the average for all occupations. Most roles are within areas such as obesity, diabetes, cancer, and other health conditions.

After completing the MPH in Nutrition in Dietetics, students become eligible for several key roles such as:

  • Health and Diet Advisor
  • Community Health Manager
  • Regulatory Inspector
  • Food Labelling Expert
  • Food Technologist
  • Health Promotion Expert
  • Population Health Promotion Officer
  • Food Hygienist
  • Food Sales Personnel
  • Nutrition Consultant
  • Food Product Manager
  • Sports Food Expert
  • Diet Counsellor
Apply now! 01 October 2023/24
Application deadline
25 Sept 2023, 23:59:59
Studies commence
1 Oct 2023
Apply now! 01 October 2023/24
Application deadline
25 Sept 2023, 23:59:59
Studies commence
1 Oct 2023