MSc Nutrition and Dietetics

MSc Nutrition & Dietetics at Shoolini University enables students to become experts in their field by critically evaluating integration of nutrition, dietetics, and research. They interact with patients during training sessions in hospitals, along with dieticians and clinicians, and learn to make suitable connections between medicine, chemistry, and food. Another focus area is an advanced diet therapy, where they learn about imbalance-related diseases such as, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity, scurvy, osteoporosis, psychological and behavioural problems, etc.

MSc Nutrition & Dietetics at Shoolini University is UGC certified.

International collaboration under student exchange programme: Ankara University, Turkey; Çankırı karatekin University, Turkey.

Research Opportunities

Sports Nutrition | Child and Women Nutrition | Weight Loss and Gain Management | Nutraceuticals | Ethnic Food Nutrition | Diet Therapy | Diet Planning | Nutrition Counselling

MSc Nutrition and Dietetics Career Opportunities

  • Nutritionists
  • Management Dietitians
  • Nutrition Specialist in Pharma and Healthcare
  • Child and Women Nutritionist
  • Clinical Dietitians
  • Consultant Dietitians
  • Diet Coach and Educator
  • Community Dietitians
  • Nutrition Counsellor
  • Sports Nutrition and Dietetics

1 Nutritional Biochemistry  4 Core
2 Food and Industrial Microbiology  4 Skill
3 Novel Food Processing Technology  3 Skill
4 Insights of Human Systems  3 Core
Total 14  
Semester II 1 Community Nutrition  3 Core/ Skill
2 Advanced Nutrition  3 Core/ Skill
3 Diet Therapy  4 Core/ Skill
4 Sports Physiology  3 Core
5 Elective-I (Choose any one)
a) Food Quality System and Management
b) Food Quality Assurance
3 Dept. Elective 
Total 16  
Semester III 1 Clinical Nutrition  4 Core/ Skill
2 Advances in Life cycle Nutrition  3 Core/ Skill
3 Foods for Sports Performance  3 Core/ Skill
4 Internship 6 Skill
5 Elective II (Choose any one)
a) Spices and Herbs
b) Techniques in Food Analysis
c) Online Course
3 Dept. Elective
Total 19  
Semester IV 1 Research Thesis and Seminar 10 Skill
2 SPRINT 2 Skill
3 Elective III (Choose any one)
a) Food Additives and Ingredients
b) Food Biotechnology
c) Online Course
3 Dept. Elective
Total 15  
  Total Credit (14+16+19+15) 64  

Narendra Chirmule
Narendra ChirmuleDistinguished Faculty
Saurabh Kulshrestha
Saurabh KulshresthaProfessor
Anuradha Sourirajan
Anuradha SourirajanProfessor
Dinesh Kumar
Dinesh KumarProfessor
P K Chauhan
P K ChauhanAssociate Professor
Somesh Sharma
Somesh SharmaAssociate Professor
Azhar Khan
Azhar KhanProfessor
Rupak Nagraik
Rupak NagraikAssistant Professor
Nitika Thakur
Nitika ThakurAssistant Professor
Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep KumarAssistant Professor
Debajyoti Bose
Debajyoti BoseAssistant Professor
Jyoti Mehta
Jyoti MehtaAssistant Professor
Gaurav Saxena
Gaurav SaxenaAssistant Professor
Rohit Sharma
Rohit SharmaAssistant Professor
Lokender Kumar
Lokender KumarAssistant Professor
Kamal Dev
Kamal DevProfessor
Sadanand Pandey
Sadanand PandeyProfessor
Tarun Pal
Tarun PalAssistant Professor
Anuj Kumar Poonia
Anuj Kumar PooniaAssistant Professor
Richa Kaushal
Richa KaushalAssistant Professor

Frequently Asked Questions

Candidates are selected on the basis of an entrance test conducted by the department.

What is the accreditation of MSc Nutrition and Dietetics?

Shoolini University is NAAC B+ accredited and has UGC certification.

International collaboration under student exchange program: Ankara University, Turkey; Çankırı karatekin University, Turkey.

Our illustrious faculty includes alumni of global universities like Oxford, NIH, NCI, John Hopkins Medical School, as well as top universities of India, like IISc, JNU, DU and ZSI. Faculty members regularly receive grants from national and international funding agencies. Students also get a chance to work closely on live research projects.

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Course Details

  • Eligibility: BSc in any stream with minimum 50% marks

  • Admission Criteria: Shoolini University's multiple choice entrance test (SU-SAT)

  • Duration: 2 years

  • Fee Structure

    Semester Fee : 69575