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Food & Nutrition

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UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA

KANAILAL BHATTACHARYYA COLLEGE

DEPARTMENT OF FOOD AND NUTRITION

 

 

History:

Year of Establishment: 2020

Introduction:

Established in 2020, the Department of Food & Nutrition is affiliated with the University of Calcutta. Three years general course is offered initially to introduce the subject among students to enrich students with profound knowledge of Food as well as Nutrition with practical hands-on facilities.

Being a multidisciplinary subject Food and Nutrition plays a huge role in our day-to-day life.

Nutrition is the science concerned with the utilization of food by an organism. As we know food is one of the basic necessities for life that nourishes our body.

This course aims to develop an understanding of the principles of nutrition and enables students to scientifically evaluate the links between diet, health & disease. With the huge popularity of the subject due to its practical aspect and good job prospects, the department has been established.

 

Our vision:

Food & Nutrition is a multi disciplinary subject. The department strives to provide an impressive academic ambiance to help the students learn the subject and excel as a professional in the future.

The study of nutrition is critical to personal and public health because the food we eat affects our quality of life – our minds, bodies, and overall health.

As we all know,The famous quote by Greek physician Hippocrates, “Our food should be  our medicine and our medicine should be our food”.

 This course aims to educate our students on nutrition through high-quality, easy-to-understand materials. There are many different options for careers after completing the course. Through research, outreach, and experiential learning, students have many opportunities to prepare themselves for life after graduation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Programme offered by the Department :

 

Sl No. Level Programme Affiliation
1. UG B.Sc. (General) in Food and Nutrition University of Calcutta

 

  • List of Faculty members :

 

  Name Designation
1. Ms. Mousumi Das. State aid college teacher (SACT-1)
2. Ms. Riya Bag. Guest lecturer

 

  • List of Academic Support staff :

 

  Name Designation
1. Mrs.Alita Tirki. Laboratory attendant (full time)
2. Mr. Joyjit Ghosh. Laboratory attendant (full time)

 

Departmental Meeting :

 

Dharmatala, Ramrajatala,
P.O. – Santragachi, Howrah.
Pin – 711-104,
West Bengal, India

+91-33-2627-2490
(College Office)

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