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Welcome to Kamala Nehru Women’s College,Unit-1,Bhubaneswar,Khurda,Odisha ,"EDUCATION IS NOT THE LEARING OF FACTS,BUT THE TRAINING OF THE MIND TO THINK "- ALBERT EINSTEIN
Department of Home Science


The Department of Home Science at Kamala Nehru Women’s College aims at educating the young girls by providing quality education so that they can put-up their career advancement ,build-up ideal families, become agents of social change, do excel in different professions in the contemporary world and prove their best artfulness in family lifeand competency in profession field.

  • • To teach different aspects like food and nutrition, textile, human development, home management, family care, community service, extension education etc to make them fit into the related profession.
  • • To Provide scientifically planned, multi-dimensional, skill oriented, personality development courses which enable young girls to excel in areas of health, family care, community service.
  • • Imparting education not only to acquire knowledge but also to inculcate a sound ideology for unified living.
  • • Educate young girls towards independence and equality by inculcating a sense of self-worth, integrity and purpose.
  • • Empower young girls to respond artistically along with a sense of responsibility to face the changing needs of the society.
  • • Provide quality education and at the same time inculcate a spirit of service and dedication.
  • • The Department engages students in a curriculum that values and supports interdisciplinary perspectives and combines classroom learning along with field opportunities.
  • • Home science education prepares and orients young girls towards preparation for several professions- teaching, nursing, dietetics, research, welfare, management and development.
  • • To understand importance of Human development & principles involved in it.
  • • To study the developmental pattern of children starting from prenatal period up to.
  • • middle childhood years in the areas of physical,motor, social, emotional and language development.
  • • To enrich the Knowledge of the students about teaching learning process in Extension education.
  • • To achieve goals in life through judicious resource management.
  • • To know the manufacturing process of different types of fabrics.
  • • To know the importance of nutrition in different stages of life cycle.
  • • To study the nutritional need in special conditions.
  • • To understand the structure and functions of various organs of the body.
  • • To know about the technique of collection, analysis and interpretation of data.
  • • To study about different traditional textile and crafts of India.
  • • To acquire knowledge about the different pattern of marriage rituals & ceremonies existing in Indian society.
  • • To understand the importance of public health nutrition and its role.
  • • To gain knowledge about different nutrients, their classification, function, sources,requirement and deficiency diseases etc.
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Dr. (Mrs.) Madhusmita Das,
M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D.
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Mrs Nibedita Jena,
Guest Lecturer
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Mrs Ranjana Behera ,
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“ Home Science gives knowledge for facing new challenges, to cope with changing situations , technological advancements, new developments and growing needs of individuals for successful living in society.”



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