Knowledge of nutrition for overall health and wellness as well as therapeutic nutrition is recognized as integral tools for the prevention and treatment of many diseases currently ailing the global population.
The Advanced Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics (APGDCDN) is a program which integrates courses on health, nutrition and disease. This program covers the core subjects in Nutrition & Dietetics such as Fundamentals of Nutrition/Sports Nutrition/Food Microbiology/Weight Management/Nutrition Support/Measuring Nutrition/Food Poisoning with a special emphasis on nutrition during special clinical situations like active disease, treatment and convalescence/rehabilitation etc.
For admission, the applicant must possess any degree in B.Sc life Sciences/Nursing recognized by any of the Indian universities with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate, and who has been a regular candidate.Admissions are finalized based on the candidate’s merit by the honorable board.
No of seats: 30
Based on merit and interview
Offered to every student in the third semester with stipend.
Dr. Y. V. S. Annapurna - Course Coordinator
Duration of the Course
Timings of the sessions