Course Timings : 8.10 am-12.40 pm

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

To appease the growing demand for the nutrition with promising career prospects, the Department of Home science was established in the year 2013 with an undergraduate course in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics. NUTRITION is the study of influence of food intake on health &well-being and DIETETICS is the application of nutrition knowledge particularly tailored to individual needs in the prevention and management of disease.

The students are trained in the subjects like food science, Microbiology, Nutrition, Physiology, Clinical nutrition, Dietetics, Sports nutrition and Food service management with special emphasis being placed on implementation in the field of paramedical and food industry. The students are exposed to on-the-job training for a period of 15 days at Hospitals, and taken for field visits to Hotels, Bakeries and food industries. Students are trained to conduct Nutritional Education Programmes in Schools in and around Chennai. The students are given opportunities to participate and present papers in Conferences, Seminars and Workshops (State, Regional, National and International level). This undergraduate program also provides scientific, technological and managerial skills needed for graduates entering into business administration in the field of nutrition and related industry.

Job OPPORTUNITIES

As a career, hospitals, hotels, cruise lines, fitness centers, nursing homes and government health departments (like Child Development ProjectOfficer), recruit nutrition and dietetics professionals for a good salary. Also, after successful completion of the course, they can become free-lance nutritionist, can write articles in newspapers and magazine as content writer related to nutrition and health.

STAFF DETAILS

  • Mrs. V.Subasshini , M.Sc., M.Phil., UGC NET, Assistant Professor & Head In-charge
  • Mrs. P. Uma maheswari , M.Sc., M.Phil., UGC NET, Assistant Professor
  • Dr. T. Sivapriya, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D , SET, UGC NET , Assistant Professor
  • Mrs. Aruna M, M.Sc., UGC NET , Assistant Professor
  • Mrs. Sangavi P, M.Sc., UGC NET , Assistant Professor
  • Mrs. Kezia. J, M.Sc., M.B.A. (HR), M.Phil., UGC NET , Assistant Professor

Department Activities

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT

NameAchievement CategoryTypeDetailsVenueAward
DEVALAKSHMI KFineArtsInter-DepartmentDIVA Group danceSDNB3rd prize
DEVALAKSHMI KCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateDance competitionSt.Brittos College1st prize trophy
DEVALAKSHMI KCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateDance competitionCTTE CollegeI prize trophy
GOMATHI PCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateCookery competitionMMM hospital, Mugappoir3rd prize
JAYASHREE SFineArtsInter-DepartmentDIVA Group danceSDNB3rd prize
JOTHIRLAATHAA BCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateMimeMMM hospital, Mugappoir1st prize
MEGALAPRIYA KCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateMimeMMM hospital, Mugappoir1st prize
MEGHA KSportsNationalBallbadmintonMadras University Union GroundSecond place
MEGHA KCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateCookery competitionMMM hospital, Mugappoir3rd prize
NANDHINI KCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateCOLLAGE COMPETITIONSDNBVC2ND PRIZE
PADMASREE SCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateFashion showMMM hospital, Mugappoir2nd prize
PADMASREE SFineArtsInter-DepartmentDIVA Group danceSDNB3rd prize
PREETHI MSportsInter-CollegiateHockeyYMCA collegeFourth place
RAJALAKSHMI HCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateMimeMMM hospital, Mugappoir1st prize
RAMALAKSHMI ACo-CurricularInter-CollegiatePoster presentationMMM hospitalII prize
SOUNDHARYA SCo-CurricularInter-Departmentcollage competitionSDNBVC2ND PRIZE
THULASI SHREE GCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateMimeMMM hospital, Mugappoir1st prize
THULASI SHREE GCo-CurricularInter-CollegiatePoster presentationNoble Hospital, Purasawalkam2nd prize
IYSWAREYA kCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateFashion showMMM hospital, Mugappoir2nd prize
ISHATHRI P VCo-CurricularInter-CollegiatePoster presentationNoble Hospital, Purasawalkam3rd prize
ISHATHRI P VCo-CurricularInter-CollegiatePoster presentationMMM hospital, Mugappoir3rd prize
ISHATHRI P VCo-CurricularInter-DepartmentConnectionSanskrit Dept. SDNB2nd prize
KAVYA VCo-CurricularInter-DepartmentConnectionSanskrit Dept. SDNB2nd prize
SHWEDHA B KCo-CurricularInter-DepartmentConnectionSanskrit Dept. SDNB2nd prize
BHUVANESHWARI SCo-CurricularZonePoster competitionIDA-Chennai chapter2nd prize
BHUVANESHWARI SCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateCookery competitionMMM hospital, Mogappair2nd prize
BRINDA ACo-CurricularInter-CollegiatePoster competitionAnna Adarsh college3rd prize
HEMALATHA SAssociation EventInter-DepartmentPhotography competitionViscom dept. SDNB2nd prize
JOTHIKA MCo-CurricularZonePoster competitionIDA-Chennai chapter2nd prize
NAZREEN BAGUM ACo-CurricularZonePoster competitionIDA-Chennai chapter2nd prize
PRIITHY CFineArtsInter-DepartmentDIVA Group danceSDNB3rd prize
PRIYADHARSHINI RCo-CurricularZonePoster competitionIDA-Chennai chapter2nd prize
SWATHI JCo-CurricularInter-DepartmentTamil poetry competitionTamil Dept. SDNB3rd prize
SWATHI JCo-CurricularInter-CollegiatePoetry writingMAR Gregorias Arts and science college2nd prize
AISHWARYA NAIR PCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateEssay writing HindiValliammal college for women2nd prize
KEERTI RCo-CurricularZonePoster competitionIDA-Chennai chapter2nd prize
NAGALAKSHMI VFineArtsInter-DepartmentDIVA Group danceSDNB3rd prize
NAGALAKSHMI VAssociation EventInter-DepartmentDEBATE COMPETITIONJournalism dept. SDNBSPECIAL PRIZE
NAGALAKSHMI VCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateFashion showMMM hospital, Mogappair2nd prize
NAGALAKSHMI VAssociation EventInter-DepartmentConnectionSanskrit dept. SDNB1st prize
PADMARANJANI RCo-CurricularInter-DepartmentConnectionSanskrit dept. SDNB1st prize
PADMARANJANI RCo-CurricularInter-CollegiatePoster competitionAnna Adarsh college1st prize
RUKAIYA FARKANA SCo-CurricularInter-DepartmentConnectionSanskrit dept. SDNB1st prize
AKSHAYA MCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateFashion showMMM Hospital, Mogappair2nd prize
BRINDHA BCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateFashion showMMM Hospital, Mogappair2nd prize
NIRMALA SCo-CurricularInter-DepartmentKavithai potiSDNB VAISHNAV COLLEGE3rd prize
NIVETHA GCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateFashion showMMM Hospital, Mogappair2nd prize
SNEHA SRI SCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateMime showMMM Hospital, Mogappair1st prize
SNEHA SRI SFineArtsInter-DepartmentDIVA Group danceSDNB3rd prize
SRIMATHY VCo-CurricularNationalscouts & guides Rashtrapathi Award
SRIMATHY VCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateFashion showMMM Hospital, Mogappair2nd prize
ANITHA CFineArtsInter-DepartmentDIVA Group danceSDNB3rd prize
GAYATHRI SCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateVishnu sakasranamamMGR janaki college2nd prize
GAYATHRI SAssociation EventInter-DepartmentRamp walkSanskrit Dept. SDNB1st prize
GAYATHRI SCo-CurricularNationalDakshin Bharat Hindi Title Prachar SabhaDakshin Bharat Hindi Title Prachar Sabhaaward
NIRMALA RAssociation EventInter-DepartmentRamp walkSanskrit Dept. SDNB1st prize
SRAVISHTA SCo-CurricularInter-CollegiateMime showMMM Hospital, Mogappair1st prize

FACULTY DETAILS

P.Uma maheswari

P.Uma maheswari

Bsc Msc NET

Assistant Professor

Specialization: Guiding M.Sc Research projects ( five years and six months)

Experience: 7.4

Aruna .M

Aruna .M

Bsc Msc NET

Assistant Professor

Specialization: Clinical Nutrition

Experience: 6.3

Sangavi.P

Sangavi.P

Bsc Msc NET

Assistant Professor

Specialization: Foods and nutrition

Experience: 11 months

Kezia .J

Kezia .J

Msc Mphil NET MBA B Ed

Specialization: Food service management and Dietetics

Experience: 3

DR.T SIVAPRIYA

DR.T SIVAPRIYA

Ph.D,M.Phil,M.Sc,NET,SLET,R.D

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Specialization: Dietetics, Therapeutic dietetics, Functional foods

Experience: 3.1