B.Sc. On Campus

Dietetics (Hons)

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

48 months
4425 USD/year
3236 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Dietetics (Hons) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia involves the acquisition of knowledge in the field of Nutrition and Dietetics for 6 semesters and training practice of clinical nutrition at the end of the second semester. 


At Dietetics (Hons) from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia students will be trained in the aspects of hospital nutrition and also counselings skills in outpatient clinics. Experienced dieticians will be able to provide quality and excellent service not only in hospitals but at community level, both in outpatient clinics and in the Ministry of Health Malaysia’s health clinics. Graduates of the program can also serve as consultants in areas related to nutrition and personal health. 


  • Diet Technician
  • Foodservice Supervisor
  • Sales within the health or food industry
  • Catering
  • Food service Systems Management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nutrition 
  • Counseling skills
  • Clinics. 
  • Health clinics
  • Dietetics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete 12 years of Primary and High School education; and
    • Obtain High School (e.g. Higher Secondary Certificate, Senior Secondary School Graduation Certificate, Tawjihiyah, Ijazah Sekolah Menengah Atas, High School Diploma); and
    • Meet minimum English requirement set by faculty; and
    • Pass UKM interview (if required) ; and
    • Meet faculty specific requirement;

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4425 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17701 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    3236 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12945 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • Local Students Total Fees : RM 54,300 
  • International Students Total Fees : RM 74,250

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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