Job Description

Dietitians promote good dietary health and treat nutritional problems by providing practical advice about food choices, based on scientific research.

Dietitians work on a group and an individual basis with people of all ages. They work both with people who are sick and people who are well.

The Job Scope

  • Providing health advice and promoting healthy eating
  • Advising about special diets
  • Making presentations
  • Writing reports
  • Educating health professionals and the public about nutrition
  • Establishing and addressing key health needs
  • Helping to facilitate dietary changes
  • Working as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Working as part of a multidisciplinary team.

Skills Required

Academic Requirement

Degree in Building Surveying

  • STPM
    Overall cGPA 2.50 (cGPA 2.33 In 2 subjects from:
    ~Biology; and/or
    ~Chemistry; and/or
    ~Physics / Mathematics)
  • A-Level
    CDD (Including 2 subjects from:
    ~Biology; and/or
    ~Chemistry; and/or
    ~Physics / Mathematics)
  • Diploma
    Diploma in Science (including 2 science subjects) ; Diploma in related field – cGPA 2.75
    ~Foundation in Science or other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government.

Salary Range

    A fresh graduate nutritionist in Malaysia can earn a starting salary of approximately RM2,500 monthly. The ability to write and speak different languages enhances your value.