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Course Detail at UBAS

Degree Requirements

A student admitted in this program will have to complete the degree requirements by following any one of the options given below:

  • 24 Cr. Hrs. course work with 6 Cr. Hrs. Thesis
  • 30 Cr. Hrs. Course work only (10 Courses)

List of Core Courses (9 Cr. Hrs.):

S. No Title Credit Hours
1 Advanced Human Nutrition MHN6013
2 Research Design and Methodology MHN6023
3 Biostatistics MHN6033

List of Elective Courses: (15 Cr. Hrs. – at least 4 courses from one area)

Sr. Title Area Code
1. Basic Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics Clinical Nutrition MHN7113
2. Advanced Nutritional Therapy Clinical Nutrition MHN7123
3. Maternal and Pediatrics Nutrition Clinical Nutrition MHN7133
4. Physiology of Digestion and Metabolism Clinical Nutrition MHN7143
5. Processes in Clinical Nutrition Clinical Nutrition MHN7153
6. Cell biology and Nutrition Clinical Nutrition MHN7163
7. Critical Care Nutrition Clinical Nutrition MHN7173
8. Pathophysiologic Basis of Metabolic Diseases Clinical Nutrition MHN7183
9. Metabolism of Bioactive Nutrients Sports Nutrition MHN7213
10. Sports and Exercise Nutrition Sports Nutrition MHN7223
11. Metabolic Interrelationships: Macronutrients Sports Nutrition MHN7233
12. Health Benefits of Functional Foods Sports Nutrition MHN7243
13. Dietary Interventions in Public Health Public Health Nutrition MHN7313
14. Public Health Nutrition Public Health Nutrition MHN7323

Thesis of 6 Cr. Hrs. or two additional courses of 6 Cr. Hrs. as free elective

Sr. Title Cr. Hrs. Code
1. Research Thesis 6 MHN7916

CGPA Requirement

A student is required to earn a minimum 3.00/4.00 CGPA on the completion of his/her degree requirements.

Program Duration

This is normally a two years degree program comprising 4 semesters. There will be a Fall and a Spring semester in each year with maximum 12 Cr. Hrs. registration. The maximum duration to complete MPhil in Nutrition Practice is 4 years.


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