Home Economics

Home Economics

Department Introduction:

This course was established in 1998 in Arts faculty. The course is Grant in Aid by government of Maharastra. The department has weel equiped laboratory to cater to the need of student admitted to this course.

Major Instruments and Equipments available:-

  • Micro weave Oven 
  • Food Processor
  • Weighing machine
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils

Teaching Staff:

S.No. Name Qualification Designation
1 Mrs. Sangamitra D. Kolarkar M.A. SET HOD, Assistance Professor
2 Dr.Prabha A. Chinchkhede M.A.,M.Phil., Ph.D., SET Assistance Professor

Research Areas :-  Home-Economics

Research Projects:-

S.No. Title of Project Funding Agency Principal Investigator/Co-Investigator
1 Gramin Mahilanna Swayamrojgarasathi Bekari Prashikshanadaware Rojgaras Prerana Denara Upakram. UGC Mrs. S. D. Kolarkar (Ms.Manwatkar)

Research Papers Published by Staff & Research Students in last five Years:



No. of papers presented (Oral/poster/proceeding) at Conference/ Seminars

Research Journal




Mrs. Sangamitra D. Kolarkar





Dr.Prabha A. Chinchkhede



Workshops/Seminars Organized in last five years:-   

  • Three Days Workshop on “Food Preservation” Date:-3rd,4th, & 5th Jan.2011.
  • Three Days Workshop on “Food Preservation” Date:-17th,18th,& 21st Jan.2013.
  • Three Days Workshop on “Food Preservation” Date:-6th,8th.&9th Jan.2015.
  • Five Days Workshop on “Food Preservation” Date:-18th to 22nd 
  • Workshop on “Legal Awareness” Date:-13 Jan.2016
  • Faculty of Arts Department of Home-Economics, Organized Self Funded National Interdisciplinary Seminar on, “Significance Of Language And Social Science In The Age Of Information Technology” Date:- 4th Sept. 2015.
  • UGC sponsored International Conference on “Global Change Impact of Bio diversity, culture and Technology” dated 3rd to 5th November, 2012.

Guest lecturers since 2011-2016:

S. No. Name & Designation of Guest Lecturer Topic Date


Mrs. Maitrye Kale Social worker,Nagpur.

Women Equality



Mrs. Sangeeta Jethe, President, Vaishnavi Bahuudyshiya Shikshan Sanstha, Nagpur.

Self Employment


Highlights of Department:

  • Adequate and well qualified departmental teaching staff
  • Well equipment laboratories.
  • Excellent Departmental Result.
  • Consistent improvement of the student performance in the university exams.
  • Rise in the number of the students going for Post Graduate. 
  • Certificate Course.
  • They can run hobby classes.
  • MOU Signed with NGO, Navjeevan society, Wanjari Nagpur, to develop academic educational co-operation and to create awareness on Socio-Economic-Mental-Health-Legal issues among the students as well as society.
  • The concept of ‘women empowerment could be implemented through organizing the awareness programmes as well as providing educational facilities to the students.
  • Workshop on Women’s Skill Development.


Mrs. Sanghmitra D. Kolarkar,
Head Department of  Home-Economics,
Sevadal Mahila Mahavidyalaya,
Sakkardara Chowk, Umrer Road,Nagpur.440024
Mob.No. 09923121120

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