About the Faculty of Home ScienceFaculty of Home Science, University of Calcutta, is also known as Faculty Council for P.G. Studies in Fine Arts, Music and Home Science. The department was established in 1957. Earlier the department was known as Viharilal College of Home and Social Science, which was affiliated to Calcutta University. Initially, only Food and Nutrition courses were there. Later in 1982, it was converted to the department of Home Science. Human Development courses were introduced in 1996. Now, the department is running undergraduates, postgraduates and doctoral programmes successfully. Besides Food & Nutrition and Human Development course, other subjects like Social Sciences, Chemistry, Education, Music, Household Arts, English and Bengali are also taught in B.A., B.Sc. Postgraduate courses. PhD programmes are running in Food & Nutrition, Human Development. Department of Home Science has invited applications from interested and eligible female candidates for admission in undergraduate courses.
UG courses offered in Home ScienceThere are four undergraduate courses in Home Science:
Intake Capacity: 65
Intake Capacity: 65
Intake Capacity: 100
Intake Capacity: 20
UG Home Science courses admission 2020
Core Corse (CC): Food & Nutrition
Core Corse (CC): Human Development
Note: There will be a relaxation in qualifying marks for SC/ST/PC candidates in both B.Sc. (Hons.) Courses. These candidates would require 40% aggregate marks in 10+2 level.
How to applyAdmission seekers who are interested to join B.Sc.(Hons.) Home Science at Faculty Council for P.G. Studies in Fine Arts, Music and Home Science, University of Calcutta must visit the official website of the University of Calcutta and check the eligibility and other requirements. It is also suggested to read all the details and instructions carefully before applying.
The online application form for B.Sc. Home Science programme is available at the official website of the University of Calcutta. Candidates can download and fill the application form.
Application fee: No Application Fee is required to be submitted by the candidates.
Important datesStart date of online application submission: 17.08.2020
End date of application submission: 25.08.2020
Note: Please check the official website for any updates in admission schedule
Contact detailsUniversity of Calcutta
Faculty Council for P.G. Studies in Fine Arts, Music and Home Science
Campus: Viharilal College Campus
20B Judges Court Road,
Alipore, Kolkata 27.
Phone: +91 33 2350 8386, +91 33 2350 1397
Official Notification: https://www.caluniv.ac.in/news/home-sc-24-7-20.pdf
Online Web Portal: http://www.caluniv-ucsta.net/homescience/phpfiles/start.php