Department of Home Science


 (Establishment-June 1994)

                     Home Science Subject is wonderful combination of Arts & Science and it is specially designed and introduced to girl students at B.A. degree level in Shivaji University, Kolhapur.  So all the female students who had taken admission in Arts faculty should not deprived in getting knowledge of most useful and fruitful subject. It is still understood as domestic training science, but there are major thrust areas that have great scope to improve the lifestyle and good health of people.  

“Home Science is gaining momentum and has a promising future.”

Today we are celebrating  21st Years of the Department.

Activities Term I

Activities Term II

BA I ( Semester I )

BA I ( Semester II )

 I.  Introduction to Home Science

II.  Fundamentals of Food & Nutrition

BA II ( Semester III )

BA II ( Semester IV )

III.  Applied Arts & Housing

IV. Food Preservation, Bakery  & Confectionary

V.  Textile Science & Clothing

VI. Prenatal Period to Early Childhood

BA III ( Semester V )

BA  III  ( Semester VI  )

VII. Advanced Food Science

XII . Meal Management & Diet Therapy 

VIII. Entrepreneurship Development

XIII. Advanced Interior Decoration

 IX. Fabric Ornamentation & Accessory Designing

XIV. Fashion & Apparel Designing

X. Late Childhood & Adolescence

XV. Dynamics of Marriage & Family

XI. Researches In Home Science

XIV. Home Science Extension Education

Establishment of the Department : June 1994

Number of  the Teaching posts    :  03

Sanctioned and Filled                  : Nil

Workload of the Department         : 48  periods / week

Faculties of the Department          : 03

Sr . No.

Name of the faculty

Academic Qualification

  • Designation

Mrs. Fernandes C.D.

M.A., B. Ed. , SET

Assistant Professor and Head


Mrs.Desai M.S.

M.A.   SET.

Assistant Professor


Miss. Kole H.N.

M. A., B. Ed,

Assistant Professor

  1.    Work Distribution:-2014-2015


Sr.No Name B.A.I B.A.II  B.A.III Total
1 Mrs. Farnandis  06 04 08 18
2 Mrs.Desai M.S. 04 04 12 20
3 Mrs..kole H.N. -- -- 10 10