MSc Home Economics (Food & Nutrition) at Separate Girls Block (Only for Females) | GIFT University

MSc Home Economics (Food & Nutrition) at Separate Girls Block (Only for Females)

Program Description:

Home Economics is a field of study and a profession that draws from a range of disciplines to achieve optimal and sustainable living for individuals, families and communities. The central focus of home economics education is the wellbeing of people. It is about becoming independent, connecting with others and taking action towards preferred futures that support individual and family wellbeing. Through home economics education, students become empowered, active and informed members of society.

These main areas of study including in Bachelors of Home Economics are food and nutrition, clothing and clothing construction, housing (including interior planning and design), resource management, and family interaction. Home Economics is a field of formal study including such topics as interior design, home furnishing, cleaning, handicrafts, sewing, clothing and textiles, Commercial cooking, cooking, nutrition, food preservation, hygiene, child development, managing money, and family relationships.

GIFT University, a premier educational institution, offers Undergraduate Degree in Home Economics, BS (Hons) Home Economics, 4 Years program, with specialization in Interior Design.

 

Program Objectives

The main objectives of Home economics are:

  • To help students to prepare themselves for home and family living.
  • To apply knowledge of science and humanities.
  • To integrate and apply knowledge from all areas of Home Economics.
  • To create awareness of research for professional development.
  • To prepare students for career and profession in Food and Nutrition field.
 

Program Learning Outcomes:

The MSc Home Economics can explore their utility as

  1. to understand and apply the practice of food hygiene, food preservation and professional cooking.
  2. enhance their creativity and skills employed in meal presentation.
  3. to develop skills to carry out the various steps in nutrition education and counselling process.
  4. to develop advanced understanding of the role of nutrients in prevention of deficiency and chronic diseases.
 

Minimum Eligibility Criteria

The university welcomes applications from students who have successfully completed 14 years of education (BA / BSc or any other equivalent degree) with at least 2nd division, Relevant level NTS test is also acceptable for admissions.

 

Program Structure

Structure

Cr Hrs

Nutrition Science Basics

12

Nutrition Science Minors

18

Nutrition Science Majors

30

University Core

6

Total

66

 


 

Minimum Eligibility:

The university welcomes applications from students who have successfully completed 14 years of education (BA / BSc or any other equivalent degree) with at least 2nd division, Relevant level NTS test is also acceptable for admissions.

Enquiries

The Admission Office at GIFT University deals with the enquiries concerning admissions. The prospective candidates are advised to consult this office during working hours of the University.

 

General Criteria to Apply

  • The candidate fulfills the eligibility conditions of the program.
  • The candidate must have earned the eligibility qualification from a recognized educational institution.
  • Good proficiency in English language.
  • The candidate has not been debarred on disciplinary grounds during his earlier educational career.
 

Admission Application

  • Applications for admissions are invited through advertisement in the media. The prospective candidates are advised to obtain the University Prospectus, Application Form and Admission Schedule from the Admissions Office. They may make queries to the officer on duty for further information.
  • Admission Application should be submitted together with all required documents within the prescribed time limit in the Student Affairs Centre Admissions Office.
  • Online Applicants can apply just by filling the required fields of Online Application Form. Their documents will be verified at the day of admissions test and interview.
  • After admission test and interview, the Admission Committee will advise the successful candidates to deposit fee and other dues in the Accounts Office within the specified time limit.
  • On payment of fee and dues, the Accounts Office will issue the Registration Number to the candidate. at least two days prior to the commencement of the semester.

 

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