McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
845 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal, QC
Canada H3A 2T5

Human Nutrition (M.Sc.)

Program Information
Faculty: School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Nutrition Sciences
Description A Master’s degree in Human Nutrition offers advanced nutrition courses in a broad range of research areas. The program is suitable for students with an undergraduate degree in nutritional sciences, exercise physiology, kinesiology, food science, biochemistry, medicine or another closely related field. Students are required to complete 14 credits in advanced nutrition course work plus 31 credits related to their thesis research. Graduates of our M.Sc. thesis degree have pursued successful careers in research, international health agencies, government agencies and industry.
Website: Human Nutrition (M.Sc.) at McGill University - Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Course Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:

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Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 73 to 75
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 220] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 560] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
  • Graduate Record Examination

Supporting documents and other requirements: Application form and fee; Letters of reference; Official transcripts; Personal statement; Curriculum vitae; Names of potential supervisors; TOEFL scores (for International Applicants); GRE scores (for International Applicants)

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 23, 2015