Choose Nutrition at Herts

Get to know your subject

Our Nutrition degree programme explores in detail the scientific basis of nutrition, health promotion and disease prevention.

You’ll study basic nutrition, food science and psychology concepts and develop a fundamental understanding of human physiology, biochemistry and cell biology. Throughout the course you will study more specialised areas such as disease pathophysiology, metabolism and how nutrition can play a key role in health and disease prevention throughout the lifecycle.

On graduation you will become a Registered Associate Nutritionist (ANutr) and you can play an influential role in educating the public, promoting healthy eating and developing healthier food.

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Awarded TEF Gold for undergraduate teaching

96.5%

A huge 96.5% of graduates in work or further study after 6 months

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Get to London from Hatfield in just 25 minutes by train

Subject talk

One of our academic members of staff from the School of Life and Medical Science will talk you through the programme and why you should study it at the University.

This talk is focused on BSc (Hons) Nutrition.

Theory and Practice

Work Experience, Placement and Study Abroad

Student Placement - Tabitha's Experience

Study Abroad: what do our students say

Study Abroad: what do our students say

Diet lab - Practicals

Staff expertise & Research

Study Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Hertfordshire

Where you'll study

Nutrition is taught on the College Lane Campus at the University. College Lane is home to our science and creative arts subject areas. Students in our School of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Life and Medical Science, School of Health and Social Work, School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics and School of Creative Arts will study on this campus.

In addition, this campus is home to many of our student services.

Here's a look around our amazing facilities where we teach Nutrition at Herts.

Chat with our students and staff

Chat with our in-country staff and students for any course or subject specific queries. Please be aware that our students cannot discuss the specifics of your application, but can talk about their experience of studying at the University of Hertfordshire.

Check out their bios and pick a course ambassador you'd like to chat to directly.