B.Sc Home Science is an undergraduate Home Science professional course. Home Science covers the study of the various sciences that involve nutrition, health and growth measures including the science that deals with the surroundings and environment. The degree course mainly comprises the study of the major topics of home sciences like food science, fundamentals of resource management, foundations of human development, introduction to fabric and apparel science, foundations of food and nutrition, etc. In other words, B.Sc (Home Science) is a degree course that includes the study of many disciplines such as chemistry, physics, physiology, biology, hygiene, economics, rural development, child development, sociology and family relations, community living, art, food, nutrition, clothing, textiles and home management. The duration of the course is three years and the syllabus for the course is divided into six semesters.
The degree programme is modular. This 3 year full-time course is divided into 6 semesters. The methods of assessment vary widely to suit the nature of the course unit and each level of study.
Home Science opens doors for job opportunities for successful graduates in fields such as schools and colleges, welfare organizations, hospitals, apparel merchandising, fashion journalism, restaurants, service sectors, cafeterias and counselling.