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Home Science



The Department of Home science and research centre has taken up the challenge of the Nation since its inception and has built its programmes oriented towards excellence and community development to shape the future teachers, administrators, research workers and home makers into nutrition conscious citizens.


Provide scientifically planned, multi-dimensional, skill oriented, personality development courses which enable young girls to excel in areas of health, family care, community service and more importantly diverse career and professions in today’s context to

  • Provide education not only to acquire knowledge but also to indoctrinate a sound philosophy for holistic living.
  • Educate young girls towards independence and equality by imparting a sense of self-worth, integrity and purpose.
  • Empower young girls to respond creatively and with a sense of responsibility to the contemporary needs of the society.
  • Provide quality education and at the same time inculcate a spirit of service and dedication.


  • Acquire knowledge and skills in the pursuit of academic excellence aimed at advancement in this area of specialization, research and extension activities.
  • Acquire professional, vocational and entrepreneurial skills for career design and development.
  • Work proactively towards individual and group goals, within an integrated setting of diverse socio-cultural factors.
  • To be self-reliant through balance of freedom and discipline within the body, mind and spirit.



The Department is offering the following programmes UG,  PG, MPhil and Ph.D Programmes under autonomy and Alagappa University Research Centre.

S.No Name of the Programme Year of Inception
1. B Sc., Home Science (General) 1988

This programme was changed to B.Sc Home Science with Computer Applications under UGC
Vocationalisation Scheme during 1994 – 95.

S.No Name of the Programme Year of Inception
1 B Sc., Home Science – Nutrition Food Service Management and Dietetics 1992
2 BSc., Home Science with Computer Applications 1996
3 B Sc Food Processing and Quality Control 2013
4 BSc., Home Science – Textiles and Interior Designing 2016
5 M Sc. Home science Nutrition and Dietetics 2005
6 M Phil Home Science- Food and Nutrition 2010
7 Ph. D Home Science – Food & Nutrition 2010

5. MoU/Lol

  • Indian Institute of Crop Processing & Technology, Tanjore.
  • M.S.Chellamuthu Trust, Madurai
  • Tamil Nadu Food Grains Marketing Yard, Madurai
  • Hot breads, Chennai.


  • Indian Dietetic Association (IDA),Kolkata.
  • National Society of India (NSI).
  • Seaweed Utilization and Research Association of India,Chennai.
  • Breast Feeding Promotion Network of India (BPNI), New Delhi.


Indian Dietetic Association Kilakarai chapter was started on 4th December, 2003 by the Head,Department of Home Science and Research Centre, Thassim Beevi Abdul Kader College for Women, Kilakarai. The Founder President is Prof Dr.S.Sumayaa, Professor & Head and was reelected during 2015 as president of IDA, Kilakarai chapter. The Vice-President is Ms. S.Muthumareeswari, Associate Professor of Department of Home Science, Thassim Beevi Abdul Kader College for Women, Kilakarai. The secretary is Ms.S.Sarmila, Chief Dietician, Meenakshi Hospital, Tanjore of Indian Dietetic Association Kilakarai. Joint Secretary is Ms. K.M Buvaneswari, Assistant Professor of Department of Home Science, Thassim Beevi Abdul Kader College for Women and Treasurer is Ms.K.Kamalajothy, Assistant Professor in the department of Home Science.

6. Association/Club

  • Indian Dietetic Association (IDA), Kolkata.
  • Breast Feeding Promotion Network of India (BPNI), New Delhi
  • Nutritional Society of India (NSI).
  • Seaweed Utilization and Research Association of India, Chennai.


8. Faculty

9. Visiting Faculty

10. Seminar/Conference/Symposium Organized (Last 6 Yrs 2011-2016)

11. Guest Lecture Organized

12. Activity

13. Future Plan of Home Science and Research Centre

  • To become a Centre of Excellence in Nutritional Sciences and Research.
  • To establish a Food Testing Laboratory and as a Certification Agency for the local food resources like Chillies, Coriander seeds and Palm related products which are widely produced in Ramanathapuram District.
  • To start a marketing outlet for organic products developed by the department for “PALM SUGAR”.
  • Developing technology for processing edible seaweeds as snacks/food.

14. Blog :https://tbakcnutrilife.blogspot.in/

15. Contact Us : tbak.hsc@gmail.com

Thassim Beevi Abdul Kader college for women

College History Thassim Beevi Abdul Kader College for Women, affiliated to Alagappa University, Karaikudi, was founded in 1988 by Alhaj Dr B S Abdur Rahman Sahib sponsored by Seethakathi Trust, Chennai which has established various educational institutions par excellence in Tamil Nadu. The college w

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No. 8/93/94 pearl matriculation School Road,
kilakarai, Ramanathapuram Taluk,
Ramanathapuram District-623517
Post Box No:9.

Office : (04567) 241933 / 241934

Res : (04567) 241473

Hostel : (04567) 241906

Cell : 9442617038

Fax : (04567) 243355