MSCDFSM : Master of Science(FOOD NUTRITION)

Programme Type DEGREE
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Continuing Education
Duration 2 Years
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization FOOD NUTRITION
Description

The M.Sc. Programme in the area of Dietetics and Food Service Management has been developed with a view to address the needs of training work force/developing manpower (dietitians, nutrition counsellors, food service managers etc.) for the emerging employment sector (hospital/community dietetics, food service management). The programme will offer unique opportunity of higher education to learners to enrich their working lives by entering into the market and/or starting their own food service unit, leading to entrepreneurship. The programme also focuses on upgrading the professional competencies of serving personnel in food service establishments, such as dietitians, diet technicians, counsellors etc. upgrading their knowledge and equipping them with productive skills to enhance their career progression and employability. The special feature of the programme is that it has a provision of exit point for learners in the form of Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics and Public Nutrition (PGDDPN) after having successfully completed 30 credit course work and three months internship programme (16 credits).

Eligibility

 B.Sc. (Home Science) specialization in Food and Nutrition, Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition or PG Diploma in Dietetics and Public Health Nutrition or Graduate (B.Sc.) or equivalent (MBBS, BHHS etc) from the following background – Home Science/ Food Science and Technology, Life Science, Microbiology Medical, Pharmaceutical, Catering along with the DNHE or CNCC or CFN offered by IGNOU (Simultaneous admission for CFN/CNCC is also permitted).

Fee Structure

Rs. 32,400/- for full programme to be paid year wise @Rs. 16,200/- per year.

Programme Coordinator Prof. Deeksha Kapur, deekshakapur@ignou.ac.in Ph. 011-29536347, 29572960

Course Details


Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
HYDERABAD 01162: St. Ann’s College for Women (01162)
KARNAL 1081: NIFTEM KUNDALI SONEPAT (1081P)
SHIMLA 1134: ST. BEDE'S COLLEGE NAV BAHAR
JAMMU 1257P: 1257P BHAGAT PROGRAMME I/C GOVT. COLLEGE FOR WOMEN
BANGALORE 1349: MOUNT CARMEL COLLEGE, BANGALORE (1349P)
COCHIN 14175: MEDICAL TRUST INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (14175P)
COCHIN 1477: ST THERESAS COLLEGE (1477)
BHOPAL 15229: GOVT. HOME SCIENCE COLLEGE (15229)
BHOPAL 1571: SAROJANI NAIDU GOVT.G.S PG COL (1571)
PUNE 16144: IGNOU STUDY CENTRE (16144) (16144)
SHILLONG 1831: ST.MARY"S COLLEGE (1831)
PORT BLAIR 0201: JNR MAHAVIDYALALA (201)
JAIPUR 2353: INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE OF GIRLS, JAIPUR (2353)
CHENNAI 2532: JAYA COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCE (2532)
AGARTALA 2608: M.B.B. COLLEGE (2608)
LUCKNOW 2775: ISABELLA THOBURN COLLEGE LUCKNOW (2775)
KOLKATA 2871: DINABANDHU ANDREWS COLLEGE
KOLKATA 2870: DURGAPUR SOCIETY OF MGT.SCIENC
KOLKATA 28112P: KPC MEDICAL COLLEGE& HOSPITAL (28112)
KOLKATA 28149: WOMAN'S COLLEGE, CALCUTTA (28149)
SRINAGAR 1234: GOVT. COLLEGE FOR WOMEN M. A. ROAD SRINAGAR (1234)
SRINAGAR 1261: INSTT.OF HOME SCIENCE (1261)
RAIPUR 3513P: D.B.GIRLS AUTONMOUS PG COLLEGE (3513)
NAGPUR 36040P: SADABAI RAISONI WOMEN COLLEGE NAGPUR MAHARASHTRA
DELHI 3 (DWARKA) 07109: INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND HYGIENE (7109)
GUWAHATI 0408: HANDIQUE GIRLS COLLEGE (408)
TRIVANDRUM 1455: COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE (1455)
TRIVANDRUM 40040: College of Indigenous Food Technology, Konni Anakuthi,
RAJKOT 0960: IGNOU STUDY CENTRE RAJKOT (960)
MADURAI 43069: THASMSSIM BEEVI ABDHUL KADAR COLLEGE FOR WOMEN (43069)
MADURAI 43086: The Gandhigram Rural Institute
VARANASI 48003P: DEPARTMENT OF ANIMAL HUSBANDRY & DAIRYING, BHU VNS (48003)
MUMBAI 49045: B.M.N COLLEGE (49045P)
CHANDIGARH 06026P: IGNOU,PROG. STUDY CENTRE (06026P)
CHANDIGARH 06007: SGGS COLLEGE, CHD (06007)
DELHI 1 (MOHAN ESTATE (SOUTH DELHI)) 0787: INSTITUTE OF HOME ECONOMICS (787)
PANAJI 08032: GOA COLLEGE OF HOME SCIENCE, CAMPAL PANAJI (8032)
JODHPUR 88008: MAHILA P.G. MAHAVIDYALAYA (88008)
AHMEDABAD 0958: S.M. PATEL COLLEGE OF HOME SC. (958)