Department of Home Economics

About The Department:

Department of Home Economics was Established in 1994.

Home Economics is a subject of variety. It includes Home Management, Interior Decoration, Nutrition, Textile, Human Development, Food Processing & Preservation, Health & Care etc. This all helps students to gain basic knowledge for Self-employment.

Caters to teaching learning and evaluation of Home Economics subject in B.A. programme.

Efforts are made for the overall personality development of girl students from this rural area.

Programme: B.A.

Faculty Members:

S.N. Photo Name of the teacher Designation Experience E-mail
1. Dr.Vishakha Kayande Dr. Vishakha Kayande Assistant Professor 26 yrs.
  • Worked as a member of Board of Studies Rashtra Sant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur.
  • Worked as a Chairperson of Board of Studies Gondwana University, Gadchiroli.
  • Framed the Syllabus in Semester Pattern for Gondwana University.
  • The University implemented Choice Base Credit System from the academic year 2016-2017. As a chairperson, framed the entire syllabus for CBCS.
  • Working as a member of Board of Studies Gondwana University, Gadchiroli
  • Valuation of 4 thesis from G.B.Amravati University and 1 from R.T.M Nagpur University.


S.N. Name of the Teacher No. of Research Papers Published in last four years No. of Research Scholars under supervision
Ph.D. M.Phil.
International National State Books/Chapter in Books Awarded On going Awarded On going
1. Dr. Vishakha n. Kayande 03 06 - 01 - 04 - -

Major Activities:

  • On the Occasion of International Millets Year 2023 Lecture on “Dietary Importance of Millets” was organized on 7th September 2023.
  • Interactive Session on Hygien and Health Checkup was organized for girl students on the occasion of ‘World Women Day’.
  • One day workshop was organized on ‘Self-Employment as a Make-up Artist’.
  • On the occasion of Savitribai Fule Birth Anniversary, guest lecture was organized on 'Atmanirbhar Bharat'.
  • On the occasion of World Breast Feeding Week, State Level Conference and Slogan competition was organized in collaboration with Home Economics Association, Nagpur on 6th August 2021.
  • Workshops were organized for the students of Home Economics on 'Decorating Tarcoal Pots', ‘Flower Arrangement’, ‘Rangoli’ etc.