Home Science courses are gaining popularity in the country with growing importance given to this course by Public Universities along with private colleges. There are more than 100 Home Science Colleges in the country. There are specialized colleges and courses at Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral levels in Home Science. Diploma courses are even more popular in Home Science as most of the open universities are offering these courses. Most innovative among the Home Science courses are B.Tech. Home Science offered by Nagpur University and B.Sc. Home Economics offered by Allahabad University.
Jadavpur University, NG Ranga Agricultural university, SNDT Womens University and Avinashalingam Institute are other reputed institutes offering Home Science Courses. At Bachelors level, one can pursue Home Science as a main subject along with Food and Nutrition, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Human Physiology etc. At Masters Level, you can join in M.Sc., MHSc or M.A Home Science courses. Following is the list of some universities and colleges offering Home Science courses at various levels:
1. Agra University, Agra-280004, Uttar Pradesh
2. Pondicherry University, Faculty of Science, R. Venkataraman Nagar, Kalapat,
3. University of Calcutta, 87, College Street, Calcutta-73.
4. University of Calicut, Malappuram, Dist. Calicut, Kerala-673635.
5. Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat-785013, Assam.
6. University of Delhi, Faculty of Science, Delhi-110007.
7. Andhra University, Waltair, Visakhapatnam-530003, Andhra Pradesh.
8. University of Madras, Centenary Buildings, Chepauk, Chennai-600005,
9. Avinashilingam Institute of Home Science for Women, Coimbatore-641043, TN.
10. Bangalore University, Jnana Bharathi, Bangalore-560056, Karnataka.
11. Goa University, PO SantaCruz, Taleigao Platau, Goa-403002.
12. Govind Ballabh pant University of Agriculture and Tech., Pantnagar-263145, Distt.Nainital,Uttaranchal.
13. Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya, Hoshangabad Road, Bhopal-462026, Madhya Pradesh.
14. University of Bombay, MG Road, Fort, Mumbai-400032, Maharashtra.
15. University of Mysore, Mysore, Karya Soudha Crawford Hall, Mysore-570005,
16. Bharathiar University, Maruthamalai Road, Coimbatore-641046, Tamil Nadu.
17. Ch. Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar-125004, Haryana.
18. Amaravati University, Near Tapowan, Amaravati-444602, Maharashtra.
19. Gujarat Agricultural University, Faculty of Home Science, Sardar Krushinagar-385506, Banaskantha.
20. Guru Ghasidas University, Faculty of Home Science, PO Koni, Bilaspur-495009,
21. Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University, Hyderabad-500030, Andhra Pradesh.
22. Chandrashekhar Azad University of Agriculture & Technology, Kanpur-208002.
23. University of Jammu, Faculty of Science, New Campus, Tawi, Jammu and Kashmir.
24. University of Kerala, Faculty of Science, Thiruvananthapuram-695034.
25. DeviAhilyaVishwavidyalaya, 169, TagoreMarg, Indore-452001, Madhya Pradesh.
26. Dr. Hari Singh Gaur Vishwavidyalaya, Gour Nagar, Sagar-470003, Madhya Pradesh.
27. Awadhesh Pratap Singh University, Rewa-486003, Madhya Pradesh.
28. Banasthali Vidyapith, PO Banasthali Vidyapith, Rajasthan-22.
29. Gandhigram Rural Institute, Gandhigram-624302 Distt. Dindigul, Tamil Nadu.
30. Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar-125004.
31. University of Rajasthan, Jaipur-302004, Rajasthan.
32. Himachal Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya, Palampur-176062, Dist-Kangra, Himachal Pradesh.
33. Jadavpur University, Faculty of Science, PO Jadavpur, Kolkata-700032.
34. Jiwaji University, Faculty of Home Science, Vidya Vihar, Gwalior-474011, Madhya Pradesh.
35. Laboratory, Shastri Bridge Road,Fatehganj,Vadodara-390002,Gujarat.
36. Manipur University, Canchipur, Imphal, Manipur-3.
37. Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, University Building, Kokkirakulam, Tirunelveli-627009
38. Karnataka University, Pavate Nagar, Dharwad-3.
39. Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra-132119.
40. Lady Irvin College, Sikandra Road, New Delhi-1.
41. Narendra Dev University of Agriculture & Technology, Faizabad-224229.
42. Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneswar-751003, Orissa.
43. Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana-141004.
44. Madurai Kamaraj University, Palkali Nagar, Madurai-625021, Tamilnadu.
45. Ravishankar University, Raipur-492010, Chhattisgarh.
46. Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University, Rajendranagar, Hyderbad-500030,
47. Rohilkhand University, University Campus, Bareilly-243001.
48. Sambalpur University, Burla-768017, Sambalpur.
49. Maharaja Sayaji Rao University of Baroda, Faculty of Home Science, Opp. Drug
50. Nagarjuna University, NagarjunaNagar-522510, Dist.Guntur, Andhra Pradesh.
51. Assumption College Changanacherry. Website: www.assumptioncollege.in
52. Nagpur University, Faculty of Home Science, Nagpur-1.
53. Marathwada Krishi Vidyapith, Faculty of Home Science, KrishiNagar, Parbhani-431402, Maharashtra
54. Punjab University, Sector14, Chandigarh-160014.
55. Rajasthan Agricultural University, PO Box19, Bikaner-334001, Rajasthan.
56. University of Allahabad, Allahabad-211002, UP.
57. Vikram University, Kothi Road, Ujjain-456010, Madhya Pradesh
58. Rajendra Agricultural University, PO Pusa, Samastipur-848125, Bihar.
59. Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya, Pachpedi, Jabalpur-482001, Madhya Pradesh.
60. Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat-388120.
61. SriVenkateshwara University, Tirupati-517502, Andhra Pradesh.
62. Tamil Nadu G D Naidu Agricultural University, Coimbatore-641003, Tamil Nadu.