DIETETICS & PUBLIC NUTRITION

Course Details


The course allows developing advanced skills in the design and implementation of research in human nutrition and dietetics. P.G. Diploma in Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics program is distinctive because of its emphasis on developing evidence-based practitioners that have had intensive preparation in evidence-based dietetic practice, nutrition research and international engagement.

Learnings from PG Diploma

  • The P.G. Diploma in Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics program allows candidates interested in health and nutrition to select their way and field of nutrition they want to specialize in while concentrating on practical placement, communication, and international engagement.
  • These professionals would design dietary treatments for diseased individuals and work on some health drives for those who love to lead a hale and hearty lifestyle. This postgraduate program is intended to create graduates to be work-ready for a vocation in nutrition and dietetics over practice areas, including private practice, clinical dietetics, public health nutrition, food service management, sports nutrition and nutrition research.

Various Job Opportunities?

  • Clinical dietitians
  • Community dietitians
  • Management dietitians
  • Consultant dietitians
  • Foodservice dietitians
  • Gerontological dietitians
  • Pediatric dietitians
  • Business dietitians

Advantages of PG Diploma

Dietetics and Nutrition is a remunerative job. Those working in government hospitals, academic institutions, research institutes and other agencies have salaries as fixed by the government depending upon work profile and experience. 

 

Some private-sector hotels, restaurants, food manufactures offer higher salaries and attractive perks. Independent practitioners and private consultants also have good earning which largely depends upon the number and nature of their clients.

 

 

 

 

OVERVIEW

Recognition    :  UGC, DEB

Eligibility         : B.Sc Food & Nutrition
                                 equivalent
Duration          : 1 Years
Category          : Science