Cardiff Metropolitan University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
We are proud to be the only Nutrition degree course in Wales to be accredited by the Association for Nutrition professional body. This means graduates are eligible for direct entry to become Associate Nutritionists and use the letters AssocNutr after their name. Then after a few years of relevant employment can become full Registered Nutritionist using the letters RNutr after their name. This prestigious quality marker enables graduates to be recognised as professionally trained and regulated Nutritionists.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Association for Nutrition
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Cardiff Met - Llandaff|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||To include two C grades at A level in Biology and Food Technology or Chemistry; or equivalent|
|A level||BBC||Other grade combinations totalling 112 points considered with a minimum of two C grades to include Biology and Food Technology or Chemistry|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||In a Science subject with sufficient Biology/Chemistry content|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 15 credits M: 30 credits P: 0 credits||112 points, other grade combinations accepted|
|Scottish Higher||Not accepted|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||D*D*||In a Science subject with sufficient Biology/Chemistry content|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||CCD||Other grade combinations totalling 112 points considered with a minimum of two D grades including Biology and Food Technology or Chemistry|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||24 points||Including 12 points from Higher level subjects with grade 4 in both Biology and Chemistry If you are studying an alternative Science, please contact us to enquire if this is acceptable|
|Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)||C||112 points from at least 2 A levels or equivalent to include grades CC, to include Biology and Food Technology or Chemistry. Skills Challenge Certificate accepted as the third subject|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H2, H2, H2, H3||Other grade combinations totalling 112 points considered, to include H2 grades in Biology and Food Technology or Chemistry. Minimum grade H4 considered within points|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||Five GCSEs at grade C or above/grade 4 or above to include English Language, Maths & Science. For Welsh applicants we will accept either GCSE Mathematics or Mathematics-Numeracy. Five Scottish National 5 subjects at grade C or above to include English Language, Maths & Science.|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma||DMM||In a Science subject with sufficient Biology/Chemistry content|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma||D*D*||In a Science subject with sufficient Biology/Chemistry content|
To view the entry requirements for the Foundation Year, please refer to Cardiff Met course pages – http://www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/undergraduate If your qualifications are not listed above, please contact Cardiff Met Admissions who will advise you
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||No element lower than 5.5. Academic IELTS test required.|
|PTE Academic||52||No element lower than 51|
|TOEFL (iBT)||72||TOEFL Internet required.|
|Cambridge English Advanced||Level B2||Minimum 169 (no element lower than 162)|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9000||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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