Ph.D. Programme (Home Science)

Ph.D. Programme in Home Science is offered under the specializations of Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics, Human Development and Textile and Fashion Technology.


Applicants will be considered for registration who:

  • Demonstrate a capacity for satisfactory performance of advanced academic work and potential for scholarship.
  • Demonstrate adequate knowledge of research and statistics.
  • Have a Master's Degree in Home Science or any related field from a recognized University with a minimum of 55% and for SC/ST applicants a minimum of 50%.
  • The selection of students registering for the Ph.D. to pass the Ph.D. Eligibility Test (P.E.T.)
  • The students selected will have to make presentation of the proposal and if the panel approves of the same the proposal will be sent to the University for approval of the topic after which student will register for Ph.D.

As per the University of Mumbai regulation, students registered for the doctoral programme will have to reside in Mumbai from the date of their registration till the date of submission of the thesis.

A student form another University will have to obtain a provisional statement of eligibility form the University or Mumbai in the prescribed from and on payment of the prescribed fees.