Registration is awarded to applicants who successfully qualify in the Registration examination.
RD Exam Eligibility
Criteria for Life Membership:
a) A Graduate degree (minimum three years) in Home Science with Foods /Nutrition / Dietetics or Foods & Nutrition / Clinical Nutrition / Dietetics.
b) A Post-graduation (diploma or degree) in Nutrition / Dietetics with a graduation in another science discipline
Criteria for Student Membership:
Students who are pursuing graduation (Clinical Nutrition / Nutrition & Dietetics / Home science with Nutrition Hons.)
Criteria for Associate Membership:
Anyone, who does not fall under the above criteria of Lifetime / Student membership, is eligible to be an Associate member*. This membership criteria is only for allied health professionals.
PS: Though this membership is for life, it comes without any Voting rights and does not make the member eligible for any positions in the Executive Committees (National and Local Chapters)
*subject to approval by IDA Chapter Committee
Instructions for RD Exam
Registration Examination: Exam Date: 10th February 2018
Last date of submitting completed application form November 30th of the year of applying for the RD exam.
Examination Fee: Rupees1000/-(Non Refundable);Only through ECS / NEFT Account details click here
- Copy of the Receipt to be sent along with application form.
- Address for Communication for Applications
- No queries regarding the exam will be entertained after the 30th of September that year.
- RD exam results cannot be contested once published. There will be no
re-evaluation of RD exam papers.
- RD internship validity will be for 5yrs only from the date of completion.
Tamil Nadu Government Multi Super Specialty Hospital,3rd floor, Omandurar Government Estate, Anna Salai Chennai-600002
Topiwala National Medical College & Nair Hospital, Dr.A.L.Nair Road, Mumbai Central, Mumbai- 400008
Dietary Department, AIIMS.
Shri Sadguru Homescience College, Opp Jain Derasar, Chaudhary high school campus , Kasturba Road, Rajkot 360001
Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute Hospital, wing 37, S P, Mukherjee Road, Kolkata, West Bengal-700026
National Institute of Nutrition, Taranaka, Hyderabad