Objectives and competences

This master's degree, which has involved more than 40 recognized professionals in the world of nutrition from various areas of work (university, hospital sector, administration and private companies) and it provides students with theoretical and practical knowledge on the scientific bases of nutrition and the most recent developments and trends in the area, at the same time as it provides the tools required to assess food habits at individual and group scale.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateLifelong learning master's degree certificate
Faculty or schoolInstitut de Formació Contínua IL3
Branch of knowledge
  • Physiotherapy, podiatry, nutrition and dietetics, occupational therapy, optics and optometry, and speech therapy
Mode of deliveryDistance
Length of course2 academic years
Language(s) of instructionSpanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 2.305,00 €
Second year: 2.305,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:04/04/2024
Master's degree course homepage http://www.il3.ub.edu/es/master/master-nutricion-alimentacion.html
ManagmentVidal Carou, M. Carmen
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:No

Objectives and competences


To acquire additional training in the complex world of nutrition and its consequences in the human body, in short, to acquire general, integrated training in nutrition.
- To acquire a theoretical and practical understanding of the scientific principles of nutrition and of current trends in the food and nutrition sectors.
- To assess community eating habits and propose techniques, strategies and intervention models to address specific physiological needs and common illnesses.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Health science graduates: biology, physical activity and sports sciences, nursing, physiotherapy, biomedicine, medicine, human nutrition and dietetics, dentistry, podiatry, psychology, veterinary sciences and other university degrees in this group.

Access requirements and conditions


Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131

08018 - Barcelona
Email address:info@il3.ub.edu
Telephone:93 403 96 96
Observations:Online learning

For further enquiries

Address:Instituto Forymat
C. de la Princesa, 41

28008 - Madrid
Email address:admision@il3.ub.edu
Telephone:91 559 27 86
Observations:Monday to Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 8.30 p.m., and Friday, from 9.30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.