Bhavya Babu

Shall we see saturation of jobs as a nutritionist in the next few years?

I want more clarity on this

by Bhavya Babu
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: Shall we see saturation of jobs as a nutritionist in the next few years?

Preeti Taneja
Preeti Taneja
Verified Career Expert
Head Guidance & Counselling at Confidential
  • Chandigarh
Diet plays a major role in promotion of health and well being of an individual. A hood and balanced habit improves the quality of life while poor diet may lead to morbidity and diseases. Nutritionists are concerned with this aspect. Nutritionist related to promotion of health by inculcating healthy food habits in the client. Due to changes in food habits of most of the urban population, role of nutritionist is becoming more important. They suggest corrective food habits considering various aspects of an individual such as age, work routine, medical history, sickness etc. and thereby improving their quality of life. They also educate their clients about preparation of food according to the principles of nutrition. They know about food production and processing, psychological factors influencing food choice, digestion and its effects on nutritional aspects. A growing and aging population will increase the demand for meal and nutritional counselling. The nutritionists can find employment with government hospitals, government health departments, schools, colleges, factories and office cafeterias for planning nutritional regimen. They can also work for sports hostels and athletic camps. Health and recreational clubs, canteens and nursing care facilities also require the services of nutritionists . Employment opportunities are also open to them in catering department of star hotels and restaurants. They can also take up teaching or do research on nutritive value of food which helps to understand the various components of food we eat and the right type of food which provides a balanced mix of essentials like vitamins, minerals etc needed for the human body. They also can opt for a research career mainly in universities, public or private sector research institutes, food manufacturing companies etc. Moreover they could find opening in the mass media where top priority is given to disseminating vital information for healthy living. They also can start their own practice or may join gym or slimming centers.

In order to post replies to the question: "Shall we see saturation of jobs as a nutritionist in the next few years?"

Post Reply


Procedure to get admission in D.ed college in Goa University after passing 12th with Arts

Dear Mehul,   The District institute of education and training (DIET) conducts Diploma in Education(D.Ed) as a one year program. It is a certific .. read more

Procedure to get admission in BSc Nursing in government university in Patiala

Dear Meghan,   The Government medical college for nursing, Patiala is affiliated to Baba farid university of health sciences, which is recognised .. read more

What scholarships are available for students in IIM?

Hi, There are a number of scholarships available for IIM students. After getting the admission in IIM, the student will be awarded Scholarships/P .. read more

Procedure to get admission in BSc Hons in Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar?

Dear Meghna,   You need to qualify the eligibility criteria of 50% marks in +2 in any science stream.   Admission will be based on merit of .. read more
Most Popular

Sir main Pmt ke liye preparation kar raha mujhe last revesion kaise karna chahiye?

<a href=; DU LLB 2017</a> <a href=> Punjab BA LLB Exam 2017</a> <a href=http://www.e .. read more

What are the main work and responsibilities of a Human Resource Manager?

Human Resource Manager is responsible  for looking after the entire spectrum of HR activities including manpower planning, recruitment , training .. read more

I am a commerce graduate and confused between various options like cfa, mba, and job. What should I choose?

M.Com should be on last priority. The best option would be to continue with EY, and prepare for CAT simultaneously. The work ex will help you in getti .. read more

What to do after professional ?? confused betwen mba .. nd civil services

Hi, Suprit The following link gives you details of the syllabus for the Civil Services exam. . You will know how to go about preparing for the same ye .. read more