Department of Home Science

The Department  of Home Science was started in 1958. The Department of Home Science of Government College for Women offers Under Graduate course in BSc Home Science and two Post Graduate Home Science specializations which include MSc Home Science- Extension Education (1974) MSc Home Science- Food & Nutrition (1998).

The curriculum is designed such that the students are exposed to theory and practical sessions; ensuring robust subject knowledge with suitable field exposure.

A Diet Counselling unit, an Extension Cell and a Lab for Learning for Life Skills (L3) were functioning under the guidance of the department.

Programmes being offered by the department


Name of the programme Main Subject Category Duration Annual Intake Details
MSc Home Science
(Specialisation : Extension Education)
Home Science PG (Science) 4 semesters 8 See details
MSc Home Science
(Specialisation : Food and Nutrition)
Home Science PG (Science) 4 semesters 8 See details
BSc Home Science Home Science UG (Science) 6 semesters 32 See details

Faculty Members


SL Name Subject Designation Phone/Email WebPage
1 Dr. Mini Joseph Home Science Head of the Department, Assistant Professor 8289840242
minijoseph66@yahoo.in
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2 Dr. Sithara Balan V Home Science Assistant Professor 9895577304
dr.sitharasushen@gmail.com
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3 Dr. Krishnaja U Home Science Assistant Professor, Guest Faculty 9497346289
kichu.krish@gmail.com
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4 Smt. Meera D K Home Science Assistant Professor
(On Leave)

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5 Smt. Shifa J Home Science Guest Faculty
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6 Smt. Jyothi H Home Science Assistant Professor
(On Leave)

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7 Ms. Mani Rakhi Home Science Guest Faculty
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8 Ms. Saranya S Home Science Assistant Professor, Guest Faculty
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9 Ms. Sreelekshmi Bm Home Science Assistant Professor, Guest Faculty
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10 Smt. Lekshmy R P Home Science Guest Faculty 9995271559
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