About Department

The Foundation stone of Department of Home Science was laid by our visionary Prime Minister Late Mrs. Indira Gandhi on 11th November 1983. She was a strong supporter of innovative development and gave this Department as a boon to the eastern belt of Uttar Pradesh for upliftment of society on the whole and women in particular. The UGC and the State Government readily came out with financial help for the development of infrastructure and basic facilities in the Department.

The Department is running B.Sc. Home Science and B.A. Home Science degree programme and post-graduation in Resource Management and Foods and Nutrition. The courses taught in the Department broadly cover areas of Food and Nutrition, Clothing and Textiles, Resource Management,Human Development and Family Studies and Extension Education.

Dr. Divya Rani Singh, Professor & Head of the Department has to her credit seven books, contributed two chapters in two books,presented and published more than 70 papers at national and international level, completed one project on child labour funded by Ministry of labour,attended various workshops, refresher course, gave talk on television on social issues. Apart from this, two new faculties have joined, Dr Anupama Kaushik,M.Sc., Ph.D. in Food and Nutrition. She is an alumni of NDUAT, Faizabad and Institute of Home Science, Agra. She joined in the Department as an Assistant Professor and has 07 research papers and 02 books.  Dr. Neeta Singh, M.Sc., Ph.D. in Clothing and Textile, is an alumni of NDUAT Faizabad, GBPUAT Pantnagar and CCS HAU Hisar,Haryana. She joined in the Department as an Assistant Professor and has 09 research papers and 01 chapter in books.

Department Profile

Department Info Details

Name of Department Department of Home Science
Head of Department Prof. Divya Rani Singh
Address of Department Dept. Home science, DDU Gorakhpur University,Gorakhpur
Contact Number
Email ID
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Scientific Equipments Details

Scientific Equipment Link https://api.ddunaac.com/api/Containers/department/download/07620d7c-0953-4e2c-be65-ab1503b9448d.pdf


Type Number
Class Rooms - ICT 01
Class Rooms - Non-ICT 05
Seminar Rooms 01
Common Rooms nil
Departmental Libraries 01
Gents Toilets 02
Ladies Toilets 2
Disabled Person Toilets NIL
Faculty Rooms 02
Office 01
Reception Yes
Waiting Area Yes
Lobby Yes
Ramp yes
Disabled Friendly Yes
Labs 04

Electrical Appliances

Type Number
Fans 89
LED Lights/Tube lights Tube light-122, LED- 28
Air Conditioners NIL
Coolers NIL
Room Heaters NIL
Refrigerators 02
Any Other NIL


Type Number
Computers 06
Printers 01
Routers NIL
Network Switches NIL
Servers NIL

Additional Information

5 Years Master Plan No Document
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Teaching Plan https://api.ddunaac.com/api/Containers/department/download/7c89a751-87d3-4f69-9d62-8acef7b26845.docx
Student Attendance Yes

Time Table

UG View Document
PG View Document
Slow Learners View Document
Fast Learners
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List of Alumni https://api.ddunaac.com/api/Containers/department/download/4da56260-da3d-4e08-907d-cab1f4bcd151.xlsx
Innovation Practices https://api.ddunaac.com/api/Containers/department/download/ade35314-3b42-4b6e-86be-1e20d44eb88b.xlsx
Stock Register Yes
Internal Evaluation Records Yes
Special Provision made for Advanced & Slow/Fast Learners Yes

Feedback from Various Stakeholders

Parents Feedback Yes Students Feedback Yes
Teachers Feedback Yes Alumnis Feedback Yes

Visiting Guest Faculty

No. of Guest Lectures Yes
List of Guest Faculty https://api.ddunaac.com/api/Containers/department/download/e084d60e-8a1b-497e-b7f5-205a972f1381.pdf
Consultancy Services No Document
Community Extension Programs No Document
Learning Resources Available in the Department No Document
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Academic Audit No Document
List of Fast Learners
List of Slow Learners No Document
E-Content https://api.ddunaac.com/api/Containers/department/download/e21c21b1-12ef-4440-b8a8-6fedc6750cc5.xlsx
Any Other NIL

Program Details

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Number of Courses View Document
Papers Taught View Document
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No. of Publications 85
No. of Books Published 6
No. of Chapters Published 3

MoUs Signed

MoUs Link No Document

Student Information

Type No. of Student
Under Graduate (UG) 101
Post Graduate (PG) 34
Ph.D. Scholars 11
From Within State 146
From Outside State ---
International slow learners (Only UG): ---
International fast learners (Only UG): ---


Sr. No.
Teacher Name
Mobile No.
1Prof. Divya Rani SinghProfessor and Head9415875582View
2Dr. Anupama KaushikAsst. Professor9935434855View
3Dr. Neeta SinghAsst. Professor7046115774View

Courses & Syllabi

 Sr. No. Course Syllabus CBCS
1B.A Home ScienceView/Download --
2M.Sc Home Science --View/Download
3B.Sc Home ScienceView/Download --

Research & Publications

Research Projects (Last 5 Years)

Project Title
Funding Agency
State/Central Govt.
Under Maintanance

Research Papers

Books/Chapters in books and conference proceedings


  • Under Maintanance

Retired Faculties

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