DEPARTMENT OF HOME SCIENCE

Year of Establishment: 1985


COURSES OFFERED


Post Graduate Courses:
1. M.Sc Food Service Management and Dietetics
2. M.Sc Foods and Nutrition
3. M.Sc Textiles and Clothing

Eligibility to Register:


1. Graduate in in Nutrition and Dietetics/ Foods and Nutrition / Food Service Management and Dietetics /Food Science and Nutrition/Clinical Nutrition/ Nutrition, Food Service Management and Dietetics/ Home Science with courses in Physiology, Food science, Nutrition, Microbiology, Biochemistry and Dietetics with 50 % marks
2.  Graduate in Textile Science/ Fashion Designing & Garment Construction/ Home Science/ Textiles and Apparel Design/ Costume Design and Fashion/ Fashion Technology /graduate in relevant subject with 50% marks

Career Roadmap:


Placements in Academic Institutions/ Food Industries / Hotels/ Fitness Centers / Hospitals/ Public Health Nutritionists / Research Dietitians / Pharmaceutical Industry/ Textile Industries/Research/ Fashion Designing Institutes.


M.Phil Courses:
1. Foods and Nutrition
2. Textiles and Clothing


Eligibility to Register:


M.Sc Degree in Food Science & Nutrition/ Applied Nutrition & Dietetics / Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics with 55% marks
M.Sc Degree in Textile Science/ Fashion Designing & Garment Construction/ Home Science/ Textiles and Apparel Design/ Costume Design and Fashion/ Fashion Technology /graduate in relevant subject with 55% marks


Career Roadmap:


Placements in Academic Institutions/ Food Industries / Hotels/ Fitness Centers / Hospitals/ Research Dietitians / Pharmaceutical Industry/ Textile Industries/Research/ Fashion Designing Institutes.


ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:


The Primary Purpose of the Home Science Department is to provide opportunities for students to pursue a quality education in Home Science. Importance is placed on providing opportunities within the curricula for development of enhanced skills in critical thinking, communication, leadership and computer literacy.
The Department of Home Science also seeks to provide students opportunities for growth beyond the classroom through a wide range of extracurricular activities, programmes and services through the maintenance of environment, cultural and intellectual diversity.
The Courses offered under the Department of Home Science prevails in all three Research and Extension centres such as Madurai, Chennai and Coimbatore seeking opportunities for developing Academic Excellence, the students has more scope to get the exposure for research, projects, internship, industrial visit, and placement.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PROGRAMME:

    • The department opens up excellent career opportunities.
    • The Students are exposed to on the job training for a period of one month at Multi-speciality Hospitals, Hotels, Bakeries and Fashion Institutes at the end of year during the summer vacation.
    • Provides opportunity for the students to earn while they learn.
    • Explore students through projects, internship, industrial visit, and provides placement for the students in institutions and industries.
    • Imparting technical knowledge for the students in collaboration with industrial and public organizations which synergizes the academic development of course and department.
    • The department provides dynamic environment to enrich the students’ by equipping practical knowledge to coincide with essential skills to manage the industries.
    • Inculcate confident and self development of students through organising and participating more National and International level programs and also epitomizing women students at various professional conferences and seminars.

     

    FACULTY PROFILE

    1. Dr. S. Kavitha
    Associate Professor , Programme Coordinator - National Service Scheme, Coordinator - Academic Industry Linkage , Academic Audit
    Qualification
    M.Sc, MBA, M.Phil, Ph.D., DECES.

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    2. Dr.S.Geethanjali
    Assistant Professor, Member - Guidance and Counseling Cell & Student Affairs, Health Centre
    Qualification
    M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D. (NET,NET & SET)

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    3.Dr.G.Manonmani
    Assistant Professor , Member - Guidance and Counseling Cell & Student Affairs, Health Centre
    Qualification
    M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D

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