Department of Home Science- Clinical Nutrition And Dietetics was established in the year 2018 - 2019.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT :
B.Sc., Home Science- Clinical Nutrition And Dietetics degree is awarded by the University of Madras.
OBJECTIVE OF THE DEPARTMENT :
The course enables the students to get the knowledge of clinical nutrition and also look into recent advances in nutrition therapies for each disease. Students are prepared for a wide range of careers such as researcher, public and private sector clinics and hospitals as nutritionist, therapeutic dietitian, consultant, food industries, health industries and Research and development etc.
Curriculum and Eligibility criteria for admission:
Candidates for admission to the first year of the Degree of Bachelor of Science in Home Science- Clinical Nutrition And Dietetics will be required to have passed the Higher Secondary Examinations (Academic or Vocational Stream) conducted by the Government of Tamil Nadu or an Examination accepted as equivalent thereof by the Syndicate of the University of Madras. He or she could be from any Science.
Course is taught under Semester Pattern.
Choice Based Credit System (CBCS Pattern) is followed