Careers

After successfully completing the Master of Nutrition and Dietetics, you are eligible for provisional Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) status in the Dietitians Association of Australia, the accreditation organisation for dietitians.

There are increasing avenues of opportunity and careers for nutritionists and dietitians.
New graduates are able to apply for positions in:

  • hospitals
  • community health centres and area health services
  • private practice
  • sports nutrition
  • food industry
  • advertising
  • consulting
  • non-government organisations
  • public service (allied health professionals)
  • academia (lecturer or research scientist in nutrition)