Postgraduate Diploma in Sport Nutrition and Fitness

Duration:  1 years (2 semesters)
Eligibility: B.Sc. in Nutrition/ Life Science/ Psychology/ Allied subjects, or Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy (BPT)

Sport Nutrition and Fitness is recognised by leading nutritionists, coaches, and sports people as an important part of any training programme. It plays a vital role in the success of sports persons as they  optimally fuel themselves to maximise training and conditioning. Sports nutrition, as a discipline, has played a key factor in influencing product development and promoting the growth of the sports nutrition market. This course is designed to provide the students with an optimal mix of knowledge of sports testing, nutrition and catering required for planning diets for sportsmen corresponding to the varying levels of physical activity, suggesting specific exercise programmes for specific needs and improving the general fitness levels of people.

Job Prospects: Sport medical centres, Gym/fitness clubs/ health clubs/ coaching centres, Sport Nutritionist Advisors and Consultants.