Where to study dietetics

The degree courses listed below are the only routes to qualifying as a dietitian in the UK. All courses are approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and all are accredited with the BDA.

If you are an existing student on one of the courses below, you are eligible to join the BDA as a Student Member.

University courses



AEEC University College (Bournemouth) MSc Dietetics (Pre-Registration)

Birmingham City University

MSc Dietetics (Pre-Registration)

Coventry University

BSc (Hons) Dietetics and Human Nutrition

MSc Dietetics and Leadership and Msc Dietetics and Leadership Integrated Degree Apprenticeship

King's College London

MSc Dietetics (Pre-registration)

Leeds Beckett University

BSc (Hons) Dietetics

MSc Dietetics

London Metropolitan University

Dietetics and Nutrition - MSc 

Dietetics and Nutrition BSc (Hons) 4 Year Programme

BSc Dietetics

Manchester Metropolitan University

MSc Dietetic (Pre-Registration)

Newcastle University

Master of Dietetics (MDiet Honours)

Sheffield Hallam University

BSc (Hons) Dietetics (Degree Apprenticeship)

MSc Dietetics (Pre Registration)

Teesside University

Dietetics (Apprenticeship) BSc (Hons)

MSc Dietetics (Pre Registration)

University College Birmingham MSc Dietetic (Pre-Registration)

University College London

MSc Dietetic (Pre-Registration)

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

MSc Dietetics (Pre-Registration) 

University of Chester

BSc (Hons) Nutrition & Dietetics (3 Year)

Post Graduate Diploma/ MSc Nutrition & Dietetics

University of East Anglia

MSc Dietetics (Pre-Registration)

University of Hertfordshire

BSc (Hons) Dietetics (with optional year abroad)

University of Hull

MSc pre-registration Nutrition and Dietetics

University of Nottingham

Master of Nutrition and Dietetics

University of Plymouth

BSc (Hons) Dietetics

MDiet (Hons) Dietetics

University of Surrey 

BSc Hons Nutrition & Dietetics

University of Winchester

BSc (Hons) Nutrition & Dietetics

Northern Ireland


Glasgow Caledonian University 

BSc (Hons) Human Nutrition and Dietetics

Queen Margaret University 

Master of Dietetics (MDiet)

Post Graduate Diploma / MSc Dietetics

Robert Gordon University

Master of Dietetics (MDiet)