Department of Home Economics

Introduction

The Department of Home Economics, GCWUF provides professional education dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals and families. Home Economics Education empowers individuals to manage the challenges of living and working in a diverse global society. Students develop human literacy as they master a complex set of essential skills and knowledge needed to achieve the desired quality of life. They gain career preparedness as they acquire readiness to participate in a rapidly changing workforce and global economy. The ultimate objective of Home Economics Department is to help the students to learn and incorporate the necessary skills to have productive, complete, and acquainted lives.

Vision

The Department of Home Economics is inspired by the belief that a supportive, challenging and learning environment is a foundation for the personal, intellectual and professional development of our students, faculty and staff. The vision of Department is to produce outstanding graduates who use Home Economics knowledge and skills to address societal issues to promote the global well-being of individuals, families, and communities.

Mission

The mission of the Department of Home Economics is to prepare professionals who help to promote a better quality of life for individuals and families, enhancing the inter-relationship of people and communities in diverse social, economic and physical environment. In addition to BS Home economics, a Specialized 4 Year Degree Program, BS Fashion Design is also being offered by the department of Home Economics. For graduates who wish further specialization, the curriculum prepares them for advanced degrees such as Masters of Sciences in Food & Nutrition. A complimentary mission of the department is to provide individual with the skill program certificate courses to fulfill curricular needs of students, as well as professionals and non-professionals in the region. These programs improve the quality of life for the individuals and families in the region through public service and research.

Programs Offered

BS Home Economics [Four Years Degree Programme ]

  • Program Duration: 4 years
  • Eligibility Criteria: F.Sc. Pre-medical (For major Food & nutrition) F.Sc. Pre-engineering/EA with home economics(for all other majors)
  • Seats Allocation :  60 Morning 60 evening
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BS Fashion Design [Four Years Degree Programme ]

  • Program Duration: 4 years
  • Eligibility Criteria: FA/F.Sc or equivalent (60% weightage) university drawing test is compulsory (40% weightage)
  • Seats Allocation:  60 Morning 60 evening
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Ayesha Hussain

Assistant Professor, Home Economics

Doctorate Degree PhD Home Economics




MADIHA JAVID

Lecturer, Home Economics

M-Phil (18 Years) Degree Food and Nutrition




SEHRISH

Lecturer, Home Economics

Master/ MS (18 Years) Degree M.Sc.(Hons.)




WARDA TARIQ

Visiting Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




MARIAM SHAKEEL

Visiting Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




SAIRA SIDDIQUE

Visiting Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




SOBIA MUKHTAR

Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




TEHREEM FATIMA

Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




NAILA LATIF

Lecturer, Home Economics

M-Phil (18 Years) Degree M-Phill Clothing and Textiles




SAMIA LIAQUAT

Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




ZUNAIRA FAROOQ

Visiting Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




WAJEEHA BAKHTAWAR

Visiting Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




AMNA WARDA

Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




VARDA ZAINAB

Visiting Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




SIDRA HAFEEZ

Visiting Lecturer, Home Economics

Qulification Not Present




'Cotton First??? competition organized by Textalks International

Dept. Home Economics participated in ???Cotton First??? competition organized by Textalks International at Pearl Continental Hotel Lahore on...

Cocktail Dress Display

FASHION DESIGN 5TH SEMESTER displayed their project inspired by the cocktail dresses on 29- 9-2021 . It was a mini display to encourage th...

Calicos of Fishtail Mermaid gowns

BS Fashion Design 5th semester displayed their sessional work. Calicos of Fishtail Mermaid gowns with Cascade and Raffles were made. Aim was...

Entrepreneurship Practical Display

BS Home Economics 4th semester arranged a display. Aim of this activity was to appreciate professional new ideas for future ...

Final thesis/Project Display

BS Fashion Design 8th Semester students arranged their final project display...

Publications

1. Books

2. Research Paper

SEHRISH.In: Combined effect of microwave and ultrasonication treatments on the quality and stability of sugarcane juice during cold storage,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,doi:10.1111/ijfs.14167,Institute of Food Science and Technology;food technology,05-MAR-19. p.2563-2569
3. Chapter Contributed

SEHRISH.In: khuraak main mojud jaraseem se phailny waly amraz aur in se bachao ki tadabir,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1,AIOU printing press islamabad;Allama Iqbal open university islamabad,10-OCT-19. p.201-230
SEHRISH.In: mutwazan Ghiza ki tayari aur istemaal,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1,AIOU printing press islamabad;Allama Iqbal open university islamabad,10-OCT-19. p.149-200
SEHRISH.In: Namunasib ghizaiyat k asraat aur in se bachao ki tadabir,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1,AIOU printing press islamabad;Allama Iqbal open university islamabad,10-OCT-19. p.231-270
NAILA LATIF.In: Ghar ki Mansobabandi,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1,AIOU printing press islamabad;Allama Iqbal open university islamabad,11-OCT-19. p.79-110
NAILA LATIF.In: Araish kay Eham Ajzaa,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1,AIOU printing press Islamabad;Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad,10-NOV-19. p.1-18
NAILA LATIF.In: Libas k Intikhab Per Aser Andaaz huunnay walay Anaasir,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1,AIOU printing press Islamabad;Allama Iqbal Open University Islamabad,11-NOV-19. p.89-120
NAILA LATIF.In: Kunbey key zaraye,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,1,AIOU printing press islamabad;Allama Iqbal open university islamabad,11-OCT-19. p.19-58
MADIHA JAVID.In: Metabolism of Carotenoids,editor,(eds.)title series title and number,0,Gewerbestrasse 11, 6330 Cham, Switzerland;Springer Nature Switzerland AG,01-FEB-21. p.421-426
4. Seminar Information

5. Conference Proceeding