Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Nutrition ScienceAwarded by: University of Roehampton, UK

Programme Objectives 

    This programme aims to:
  • Provide a broad-based and contemporary education in nutrition and health that will encourage students to inquire, analyse and have a critical evidence-based approach to the study of nutrition
  • Develop the confidence, knowledge, skills and competencies appropriate to graduates in nutrition
  • Provide a sound foundation in a scientific discipline as a basis for further study, research, professional employment and accreditation registration

Why University of Roehampton UK

The University of Roehampton has a strong and fast-growing reputation for the quality of teaching and research, and is proud to have a community of talented and committed members of staff. The University is financially sound, well-governed and well-managed, with a clear sense of purpose and values. We are more popular among students than we have ever been, with robust levels of applications that have been growing year on year. Student success in key areas, such as retention and employment, has improved significantly. We have a unique and positive sense of community and tradition based on our four Colleges, which are located on a fantastic campus in south-west London. And, perhaps above all else in the current climate, we have proved ourselves to be innovative, flexible and adaptable.

  • Ranked 81st in The Complete University Guide 2021
  • Top 15 universities in London by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019
  • Awarded Silver rating for the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2019 in UK

Year 1

Principles of Human Nutrition 

Professional and Academic Practice for Nutritionists 

Psychology and Sociology for Nutrition 

Introduction to Human Disease 

Chemistry of Life

Biometrics: Physiology, Statistics and Maths 

 

Year 2

Public Health and Health Promotion 

Food Science 

Nutrition of Population Groups 

Biosciences Research Methods 

Physiology and Metabolism 

Sport and Exercise Nutrition 

 

Year 3

Dissertation

Clinical Nutrition 

Advances in Nutrition and Health 

Human Epidemiology and Pathophysiology 

Psychological Disorders and Health 

 

The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 100 (lecture)

The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 40 (tutorial)

Click here to download profiles of lecturers.

Duration & Intakes

Full-time
 Duration  Commencement  Completion
 Entry at Year 1 (36 months)  Feb 2022  Jan 2025

 

Part-time
 Duration  Commencement  Completion
 Entry at Year 3 (12 months)  Jun 2022  May 2023

Fees & Structure

Full-time

 Duration & Structure

 Tuition Fees

 Non-tuition Fees

Entry at Year 1 (36 months)

 S$38,520.00  S$700.00 - S$1,900.00

Entry at Year 3 (9 months)

 S$14,445.00

 

Part-time

 Duration & Structure

 Tuition Fees

 Non-tuition Fees

Entry at Year 3 (12 months)

 S$14,445.00  S$700.00 - S$1,900.00

Application fees: S$160.50

Note:

# All application fees are non-refundable. 
# All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.
# Local:

  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop, medical insurance and fee protection scheme.
  • Non-tuition fees for part-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop and fee protection scheme.

# International:

  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop, medical insurance, medical examination and administrative fee.

# Non-tuition fees for international students may vary.
# Non-tuition fees are non-refundable, refer to MDIS refund policy for more details.

 

Entry Requirements

Applicants must be of age 17 and above, and meet at least ONE of the following requirements:

For Year 1 (Level-4) Entry

International Foundation Diploma in Biomedical Sciences awarded by MDIS

OR

At least 2 GCE A level subjects / BTEC (or equivalent qualification) in science stream subjects or Home Economics (e.g. Food Nutrition & Health)

OR

Science related diplomas from local polytechnics (GPA 2.0 to 2.49)

OR

Other PEI's foundation qualifications related to science with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education

For Year 3 (Level-6) Entry

Relevant polytechnic diploma in Nutrition and Health or related subjects (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level-4 / Year-1 AND Level 5 /Year 2 of the University Course) with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education

OR

Relevant PEI qualification in Nutrition and Health or related subjects (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level-4 / Year-1AND Level- 5 / Year 2 of the University Course) with an
entry requirement of 12 years of formal education

OR

Higher National Diploma with an overall Merit (60%) or above in Nutrition subjects

OR

Mature candidate of 30 years and above with 8 years of relevant work experience

English Language Requirements

The applicant is required to achieve one of the following:

IELTS 6.0 (with no elements lower than 5.5)

OR

C6 in English at GCE “O” Level

OR

MDIS Professional Certificate in English (PCIE) (with no elements lower than 5.5)

OR

Pass in MDIS English Placement Test (with no elements lower than 5.5)

OR

University approved equivalent


Note: All applications are subject to University approval.

Financial Assistance Scheme

Student loans from the organisations listed below are available to Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents. Please contact the organisations directly to find out how you may benefit from their services.

Study Loans

 Organisation  Contact Number  Website
 TCC Limited  +65 - 6319 3700   http://www.tcc.org.sg
 DBS Bank  1800 111 1111  http://www.dbs.com.sg
 Maybank  1800 629 2265  http://www.maybank2u.com.sg

 

0% INTEREST CREDIT CARD INSTALMENT PLANS
For All Programmes (Available in 6 or 12 months)

 Organisation  Contact Number  Website
 Standard Chartered Bank  1800 747 7000  http://www.standardchartered.com.sg
 Maybank  1800 968 2265  http://www.maybank.com.sg
 UOB  1800 226 6121  http://www.uob.com.sg
 OCBC  1800 363 3333  http://www.ocbc.com.sg
 DBS  1800 111 1111  http://www.dbs.com
 POSB  1800 339 6666  http://www.posb.com.sg
 Bank of China  1800 669 5566  http://www.bankofchina.com/sg

Duration & Intakes

Full-time
 Duration  Commencement  Completion
 Entry at Year 1 (36 Months)  Feb 2022  Jan 2025

 

Fees & Structure

Full-time
 Duration & Structure Tuition Fees  Non-tuition Fees
 Entry at Year 1 (36 Months)  S$41,730.00  S$2,600.00 - S$4,200.00
 Entry at Year 3 (9 Months)  S$14,980.00

Application fees: S$481.50

Note:

# All application fees are non-refundable.
# All fees quoted are inclusive of GST.
# Local:

  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop, medical insurance and fee protection scheme.
  • Non-tuition fees for part-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop and fee protection scheme.

# International:

  • Non-tuition fees for full-time programmes include MDIS membership entrance fee, membership subscription fees, MDIS experience workshop, academic writing workshop, medical insurance, medical examination and administrative fee.

# Non-tuition fees for international students may vary.
# Non-tuition fees are non-refundable, refer to MDIS refund policy for more details.

 

Entry Requirements

Applicants must be of age 17 and above, and meet at least ONE of the following requirements:

For Year 1 (Level-4) Entry

International Foundation Diploma in Biomedical Sciences awarded by MDIS

OR

At least 2 GCE A level subjects / BTEC (or equivalent qualification) in science stream subjects or Home Economics (e.g. Food Nutrition & Health)

OR

Science related diplomas from local polytechnics (GPA 2.0 to 2.49)

OR

Other PEI's foundation qualifications related to science with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education

For Year 3 (Level-6) Entry

Relevant polytechnic diploma in Nutrition and Health or related subjects (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level-4 / Year-1 AND Level 5 /Year 2 of the University Course) with an entry requirement of 10 years of formal education

OR

Relevant PEI qualification in Nutrition and Health or related subjects (which are deemed by the University to be equivalent to Level-4 / Year-1AND Level- 5 / Year 2 of the University Course) with an
entry requirement of 12 years of formal education

OR

Higher National Diploma with an overall Merit (60%) or above in Nutrition subjects

OR

Mature candidate of 30 years and above with 8 years of relevant work experience
 

English Language Requirements

The applicant is required to achieve one of the following:

IELTS 6.0 (with no elements lower than 5.5)

OR

C6 in English at GCE “O” Level

OR

MDIS Professional Certificate in English (PCIE) (with no elements lower than 5.5)

OR

Pass in MDIS English Placement Test (with no elements lower than 5.5)

OR

University approved equivalent
 

Application Procedure

International student is required to apply for a student pass if he/she wishes to study full-time in Singapore.

Applicant is required to submit the following documents to MDIS:

MDIS Application Form

  • 4 recent passport-size photographs of the applicant. (against white background)
  • 1 copy of Immigration and Checkpoint Authority (ICA) e-Form 16
  • Copy of applicant's passport pages showing his/ her particulars and travel and travel document's date of validity. (At least 1 year)
  • Copy of applicant's Birth Certificate / Affidavit
  • Copy of applicant's Certified / Notarised copy of Education Results/Certificates and Transcripts ( with detailed results)
  • Copy of the student pass (For applicants transferred from other schools in Singapore) or Notification for Cancellation of Student Pass, Visit pass and Embarkation Form.
  • Must show proof of English Medium Study / First Placement Test Attempted / IELTS / TOEFL
  • Copy of financial ability. (e.g. bank statement, fixed deposit / saving account ) • Visa Required Country only (E.g. minimum amount of RMB150,000 for PRC only)
  • Proof of parent's occupation (PRC only)
  • University Matriculation Form (if applicable)
  • Letter by applicant indicating interest to study with MDIS (study plan/ statement of purpose) for Master programmes

*Notarized English translations are needed if documents are in other languages.

For more enquiries, please contact us at 6278 8000 or email us at ib@mdis.edu.sg.

MDIS permits students to pay their course fee in instalments. An administrative charge of S$107.00 (inclusive of GST) will be levied on each late instalment payment of the course fee. Fees are payable upon confirmation and acceptance of the place in the programme before the programme commencement.

You may pay your fee by cash, NETS, VISA, MasterCard, AMEX or by cheque or through our financial assistance scheme.If payment is by cheque, please indicate the details of the programme applied for on the back of the cheque, stating clearly you personal particulars and company name. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are inclusive of GST.

Please note that under the Private Education Act, all students will enter into a Fee Protection Scheme contract with MDIS.

 

Student Pass Application

International students are required to apply for a student pass if he/she wishes to study full-time in Singapore. Please click here for detailed information.

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Quick Information

Duration of Course 
Full-Time
Year 1 entry: 36 months
Year 3 entry: 9 months

Part-Time
Year 3 entry: 12 months

Award
DEGREE 

Commencement Dates

Full-Time Programme
Year 1
Feb 2022

Part-Time Programme
Year 3
Jun 2022

Contact Details

Local students:

+65 6247 9111

International students:
Main Hotline:

+65 6796 7660

+65 6950 6398