Aditi G

PG diploma in Dietetics after BSc in Hospitality

I want to pursue the 1 yr PG diploma in dietetics from Mumbai. I have completed my 3 yr BSc in hospitality studies from Mumbai university and I am working in the food industry and want to combine my food skills and knowledge with dietetics. I read through some online sources that a PG diploma in dietetics can be pursued by 3 yr Hotel management but when I contacted the Home science colleges, they were confused about my eligibility. Kindly guide me.

by Aditi G
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: PG diploma in Dietetics after BSc in Hospitality

Gomathi Venkat
Gomathi Venkat
Verified Career Expert
Managing Director at GV Counseling Group
  • Bengaluru

Dear aspirant


Good to see your interest on dietetics and it is little obvious that you are most often qualified to study a Pg diploma in dietetics after a Bsc in Hospitality. To be honest students should compulsorily study chemistry and biology until 12th class to be eligible for studying dietician course in future. Therefore it is compulsory for you to study PCB physics chemistry and biology at 12th class or even study PCMB Physics chemistry biology and maths at 12th class. If you have studied either of these groups at school level then you are definitely eligible to study PG Diploma Dietetics course at post graduate level. However if you have not studied either of these groups at school level then i really doubt if you will be given consideration to study PG Diploma in Dietetics course. However if you have studied in an international school where you can choose subjects to study and if you choosen chemistry and biology as your main school subjects then you should be definitely eligible for studying PG Diploma in Dietetics course.

I know a candidate who had a Bsc hospitality background and also studied pcb route in school level and then completed Pg diploma Dietetics course in Bangalore. But before applying to the college, he personally approached the head of the department and administration office to discuss with them about the eligibility and securing an admission. Similarly, i advice you to personally visit colleges and check with them as your case is a bit different. If i know you were a science studnet at school level then i can definitely say that you are eligible to study this PG Diploma in dietetics. But if it was an MSc two year degree then there may be some considerations. This is why i ask you to contact individual colleges. All the best.

In order to post replies to the question: "PG diploma in Dietetics after BSc in Hospitality"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

iam confusing in picking up of course after my btech i want to know which course suits me pg diploma or m.s

Hi Shakee!Go for B-tech in CS. After pursuing B-Tech in computer science, you can be able to appear in following exams to design your career fruitful. .. read more

i have competed my class 12 non-med ...i want to go abroad

Please take help from the following blog - Scholarships to Study Abroad! .. read more

i am confused between comers and arts

Any option you opt, you might have a bright career in both. With the greatest opportunity such as UGC NET Exam, you can pursue your career as a Lectur .. read more

I have recently completed my graduation in BCA.But I am not confident about my programming skill, so I am not sure about MCA. I am intrested in M.Des, but confused in which Dicipline. I want to go For such a dicipline related to BCA.Please help me.

Hi Siddhartha!You must go for MCA and thereafter you can appear in UGC NET Computer Science Exam and become either an Assistant Professor or Researche .. read more
Most Popular

Which are the best colleges for interior designing in India?

In India, there are so many colleges for Architecture and Interior Design. Here I am  listing some top colleges,• National Institute of Desi .. read more

If I do post graduation (M.Sc./M.S.) in Physics, what kind of jobs can I get both in India and abroad?

Hi, After doing Post-Graduation you are eligible to appear in various entrance exams. If you are interested in research and teaching field you can sta .. read more

How much marks i need in neet 2017 to get bhms

266 marks Catagory - SC Rajasthan    .. read more

Hello Sir my self hemant Lakhotia.I want to take ur presious advise about forensic science

BSc Forensic Science is the program deals with theoretical and practical background in all the areas of criminalistics which demonstrates proficiencie .. read more
Caching Date: 8/20/2017 11:18:27 AM