Human Health and Nutritional Sciences, Ph.D. | University of Guelph | Guelph, Canada
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Human Health and Nutritional Sciences

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6145 CAD/year
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About

The PhD Human Health and Nutritional Sciences program at University of Guelph is offered in: 1) biomechanics; 2) nutrition, exercise and metabolism; and 3) nutritional and nutraceutical sciences. The focus is on physical activity and diet as powerful lifestyle determinants of human health. 

Overview

The interaction between genetics and environmental factors determines human health and lifestyle is a major component of our environment.

Features 

  • Our graduate Human Health and Nutritional Sciences programs at University of Guelph offer advanced experiential learning experiences in the broad areas of nutritional and nutraceutical sciences, general and exercise physiology and biomechanics within the focus of lifestyle, genetics and human health. 
  • Within these broad fields, the Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences addresses the issues at the level of the individual, not community or populations. 
  • The research efforts are focused on understanding the basic underlying biological aspects of health, which are further applied to understanding aging, neurological/sensory disorders and osteoarthritis, and chronic diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, obesity, and type II diabetes.

Programme Structure

Curriculum: 

  • Nutrition
  • Biomechanics
  • Exercise Science 
  • Nutrition, Exercise, and Metabolism
  • Nutrition and Nutraceutical Sciences

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Admission may be granted in September, January or May. Completed applications should be uploaded at least one full semester (four months) before the expected date of admission. 

Language

English
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
89

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
89

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a recognized master's degree in a related field obtained with a minimum academic standing of 80% in their postgraduate studies, and the endorsement of a potential thesis advisor. 
  • Applicants should have completed a course in statistics. Under exceptional circumstances, transfer from MSc to PhD program without completing the MSc thesis requirements, or admission directly to a PhD program with an appropriate honours degree alone, is also possible.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19681 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19681 CAD per year
  • National

    6145 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6145 CAD per year

Living costs for Guelph

1157 - 1804 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find PhD's scholarship opportunities for Human Health and Nutritional Sciences.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Provided by university
Grant
2000 CAD
Deadline
15 Aug 2024
J. Alden and Isobelle McLean Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
50000 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
International Doctoral Tuition Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
11300 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
CSC Tuition Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
3500 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
College of Engineering & Physical Sciences Graduate Dean’s Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
1500 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
Ellen Nilsen Memorial Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
1500 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
Earnest Austin Weir Memorial Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
CONACyT Tuition Scholarships
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
20000 CAD
Deadline
15 Aug 2024
Alan Lyons Family Soils at Guelph Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
50000 CAD
Deadline
28 Feb 2024
Arrell Food Institute Scholarships
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
10000 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
Mary Edmunds Williams Scholarships
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
16000 CAD
Deadline
01 Apr 2024
Elizabeth Mounter Doctoral Scholarship in Nutrition
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
15000 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
Dorothy Britton Memorial Doctoral Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
5000 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
George and Lois Whetham Scholarships in Food Systems OAC
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
1500 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
Beatrice Craven Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Provided by university
Grant
10000 CAD
Deadline
Anytime
Katherine M. Beck Memorial Doctoral Scholarship
Merit-based

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University of Guelph
Guelph, Canada
Independent provider
Grant
50000 INR
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
UniCreds Fly High Scholarship
Merit-based

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Unicreds
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
30 Mar 2024
Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Programme
Merit-based

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Aga Khan Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
100000 USD
Deadline
30 Oct 2024
CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholarship
Merit-based

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Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR)
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
60000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
Postdocs in STEM Scholarship
Merit-based

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Zuckerman Scholars
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
25000 USD
Deadline
10 Oct 2024
Traditional Fulbright Canada Student Awards
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
50000 CAD
Deadline
Not specified
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Canadian Government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program (CFSP)
Merit-based Need-based

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Government Of Canada
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 CAD
Deadline
Anytime
Niara Scholarship Application
Merit-based

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Niara
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramsay Centre
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
iVisa Annual Scholarship
Merit-based

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iVisa
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IELTS from 6 to 9
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
29 Feb 2024
Voice Talent Online Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Voice Talent Online
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IvyPanda
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
Merit-based Need-based

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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Anonymous Hope Fund
Merit-based Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Biotin Xtreme Hair Care Annual Scholarship 2023: Empowering The Future Of Hair Care
General Scholarships

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Biotin Xtreme Hair Care
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