Home Science (Hons)

No. of Seats: 101 (UR: 46, OBC: 27 SC: 15, ST: 8, EWS:5 )

The course is truly multidisciplinary in nature and gives knowledge of Social Sciences, Biological and Physical Sciences in addition to all the five areas of Home Science namely: Development Communication and Extension, Fabric and Apparel Science, Food and Nutrition, Human Development and Resource Management. The students are exposed to all the five areas of Home Science in the first year. In the second year, they choose an area of specialization based on merit and interest out of five areas of Home Science and undergo theoretical as well as practical training. Field visits, community work and field placement are a part and parcel of this programme.

At the completion of the course, students can opt for a Master's degree in Home Science, Social Work, Mass Communication, Development Studies, Human Resource Management, PG diploma in Dietetics, Fashion Designing, Counseling, and Entrepreneurship Development, etc. Those desirous of teaching profession can opt for BEd.

Minimum Eligibility Requirement for Admission to
B.Sc. (Hons) Home Science

(a) 50% or more marks in English.
(b)An aggregate of 50% or more marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology.

OR

Combination of at least one subject from above with a maximum of two subjects from the following: Mathematics/ Informatics Practices, Economics, Home Science, Computer Science, Web Designing, Psychology and Sociology.