Course Details
Course Requirements

Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics

We offer training in the field of Nutrition and Dietetics both for diploma and certificate programs.
Nutritionists are responsible for the following:
• Assess patients' and clients' nutritional and health needs
• Counsel patients on nutrition issues and healthy eating habits
• Develop meal and nutrition plans, taking both clients' preferences and budgets into account
• Evaluate the effects of meal plans and change the plans as needed
• Promote better health by speaking to groups about diet, nutrition, and the relationship between
good eating habits and preventing or managing specific diseases
• Create educational materials about healthy food choices
• Keep up with or contribute to the latest food and nutritional science research
• Document patients' progress

Career opportunities
o County Governments hospitals
o Government health parastatals
o Private hospitals
o Community health services

Course Duration: 3 Years

Semister Duration: 6 Academic Semesters

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Qualifications For the Course

  • KCSE mean grade C- minus D+ English / Kiswahili, D+ Biology/Biological sciences, D+ Chemistry/Physic