As is apparent from the name of this field, home science concerns with everything that is related to our home, family and the resources surrounding us. It deals with our immediate natural as well as man-made environment. The idea of studying home science is to make the best use of our resources by taking the help of science, thus providing us with the satisfaction of making our home and our surroundings a much more beautiful place to live. Home science helps in the saving of scarce resources by bringing into use mundane things that we would have otherwise ignored. A PhD in Home Science furthers your knowledge in this field and contrary to popular belief, the field of home science provides you with immense employment opportunities.
Eligibility and course duration
M.Sc in home science from a recognized university with at least 55% marks in aggregate. Entry to the course is through entrance test and interview. Those having cleared exams like CSIR/UGC-NET-JRF, DBT-JRF and ICMR-JRF can directly appear for the interview.
It could take 3-5 years to complete the program