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    ekta kapoor
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    What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    hey m in 12th(med.) n wanted 2 ask abt d requirmnts n scope fo dietician course after my +2....or u cn plz sugest me ny othr a bit easy corse (ofcrse hvng gud future ahead) in dis medcl l9.....plz! thnkyou





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    Re: What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    To become a dietician you should do graduation in nutrition or dietician. The most common course is B.Sc in Dietetics and Nutrition. SNDT Women’s University offers this course. Another popular course is M.Sc (Dietetics and Food Service Management). IGNOU offers this course. After these courses you can find job opportunities in hospitals, clinics, etc. You can also find opportunities in health centers. You can also find opportunities in private nursing homes, health clubs, gyms, etc. There are even PG Diploma courses in dietetics.




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    rajeshkumarsharma
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    Re: What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    Educational requirements for studying Dietician course
    To become a dietician you need to do these…
    • You should have a graduation degree or bachelor’s degree.
    • This degree may be in food related courses. Like…
    - Dietetics
    - Foods and nutrition
    - Food science
    - Nutritional science
    - Food management
    • You can do these courses by the American Dietetic Association (ADA).
    • This is done through the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE).

    Courses to read in dieticians courses
    • Nutrition
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Biochemistry
    • Microbiology

    Future scope for a Dietician
    There is a broad scope for a food dietician. You can be hired by an organization where a dieting plan is necessary. You can also work in nursing homes, clinics, schools etc. You may also be a nutrition consultant for sport team, athletics or a personal adviser.
    At starting you can earn 50000 per year. As your experience you can earn 90000 per year.

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    Re: What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    hi...i m srishti arora. i have done BHMS now i wanna do diploma course in dietetics and nutrition. which are the main institutes in india dealing with this course? please guide me.

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    shilpi_4362@yahoo.co.in
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    Re: What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    hi

    DIETICIAN basically works for how to keep you self in good diet and best in nutrition, some of the master person in diet prefer one time food in a day and two time supper.

    For doing M.Sc (Nutrition), you needs to have a basic graduate degree specially in science. you can opt the science stream like

    Medicine
    Hotel management
    Microbiology
    Chemistry
    Home Science
    catering technology.



    there is second option for this course is to pursue a 1year PG Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics.

    Fresher dieticians usually undergo training for 1 year in the F&B department of the hospital. The minimum educational qualification for doing PG Diploma course is graduation preferably in Science.


    SOME OF THE DIETICIAL COURSES ARE AS FOLLOWING----------------

    B.Sc-Nutrition and Dietetic
    IGNOU - M.Sc (Dietetics and Food Service Management)
    Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics and Nutritionist


    SOME OF THE COLLEGES FOR STUDY OF DIETICIAN COURSES----

    University of Delhi
    Marathwada University
    Osmania University
    University of Mysore
    G.B Pant University of Agriculture and Technology
    University of Bombay
    Shrimati Nathibai Damodar Thackersay (SNDT) University
    Guru Nanak Dev University
    Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University



    SCOPE OF DIETICIAN-----------

    Dietetics is a vital growing field. WITH the help of this course you can get the job in these fields like--------
    in hospitals
    health and recreation clubs
    canteens
    nursing care facilities
    teach the science of nutrition and dietetics in colleges and universities
    catering departments of star hotels
    research labs of food manufacturers
    in health departments of government etc

    you can join their consultancy for the practice.

    jobs in mass media . dietician can also work in these field like Food service field, institutional Catering, Health Care field, Research & Development and Social Welfare.

    Thanks

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    Re: What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    respected sir/mam...i hv done ma bhms 4m maharashtra n also dnhe course from ignou...n want to set up a carrier as an dietician...soo can u suggest me how to start up..
    ?

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    Re: What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    I have appeared for ssc exam in march 2012 from Maharashtra State Board, yet results are not declared.in Future i Want to become a Diatitian.pl tell me how i can become a Diatitian ? which stream should be prefered ? which courses are required ? which Degree is required ? How much it Costs ? pl give me complete guide line.
    Thanking You
    Hitesh Mehta

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    Re: What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    l ve just done b a i want to become a dieticion

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    Re: What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    i am a graduate in B.SC. Nursing & want to do dietician course what are the requirments?

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    i have done 12th frm sci plz guide me abt how to opt for dietician

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    Re: What are the educational requirements for studying Dietician course? What is the future scope for a Dietician?

    will this field grow in the future??
    i m having a tough time deciding my career........................!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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