MSc Home Economics | GIFT University

MSc Home Economics

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 included in MSc Home Economics (Interior Design) are housing management, environmental and architectural aesthetics, functional space planning and CAD Designing.

GIFT University, a premier educational institution, offers MSc Home Economics, a 2-year program, with a specialization in Interior Design.


Program Objectives:

The main objectives of Home Economics are:

  1. To help students prepare themselves for home and family living.
  2. To apply knowledge of design principles in practical life.
  3. To integrate knowledge from areas of architecture, furnishing and furniture design.
  4. To prepare students for career and profession in different fields of Interior Design.
  5. Express the characteristics of an aesthetically pleasing built environment.
  6. Demonstrate the application of principles of art and design by using skills, techniques and materials related to drawing, painting, printmaking and ceramics.
  7. Apply the criteria for method and material selection in design projects.
  8. Apply the concept of 2D, 3D, and colours in interior design projects by proposing space planning, interior finishes and material, furniture and fixtures as per user’s needs.

Career Prospects:

The MSc Home Economics (Interior Design) can explore their utility as

  1. Interior designer in the furnishing industry.
  2. Furniture designer
  3. Interior designer in Media Houses
  4. Space planner in Event Management companies
  5. Exhibition designer
  6. Entrepreneur

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. 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.

Program Structure:

Total Duration:

4 Years

Total Credit Hours


Total Courses:


Corporate Internship:

3 Credit Hours


9 Credit Hours



Minimum Eligibility:

  1. 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.


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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