Getting into medicine after a BSc in Nutrition and Health Watch

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Hi, so I am a first year on a Nutrition course and I have been really enjoying all my lessons and I am starting to become more aware of what I might want to do after I finish my course. I plan on doing a postgraduate degree but at the moment my mind is torn between two - Dietetics (Masters) or try and get into medicine (PgDip). My question is this: Would it be possible for somebody who has just graduated with a degree in Nutrition to go into Medicine? I know that some universitys would require me to have a strong biology background to get into the course but would Nutrition study be enough? Another thought I have had is this: If I ask to swap course to BioMed as with a degree in this I could both apply to a dietetics degree (probably with less chance at getting in than if I had a nutrition degree) and it would be more conducive to me doing medicine?

What do you guys think?
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Hi, so I am a first year on a Nutrition course and I have been really enjoying all my lessons and I am starting to become more aware of what I might want to do after I finish my course. I plan on doing a postgraduate degree but at the moment my mind is torn between two - Dietetics (Masters) or try and get into medicine (PgDip). My question is this: Would it be possible for somebody who has just graduated with a degree in Nutrition to go into Medicine? I know that some universitys would require me to have a strong biology background to get into the course but would Nutrition study be enough? Another thought I have had is this: If I ask to swap course to BioMed as with a degree in this I could both apply to a dietetics degree (probably with less chance at getting in than if I had a nutrition degree) and it would be more conducive to me doing medicine?

What do you guys think?
Firstly, graduate entry medicine is not a postgraduate diploma. A medical degree is an undergraduate joint degree in medicine and surgery. In the UK there are many abbreviations, but the two most common ones are MB BS and MB ChB, but never PGDip.

I think nutrition would be fine yeah. I don't think you'd be at any particular advantage by doing biomed, so if you're happy with your current degree I'd stick to it.
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