College of Community Sciences

Our History

The College of Community Science came into existence in May 1991 which earlier existed as department of Home Science under the College of Agriculture since February 1980.

Two more Master programmes were introduced in the discipline of ‘Family Resource Management’ and ‘Human Development and Family Studies’ in the year 1996 (renamed as Human Development in 2005). Further,the three year Home Science degree programme was converted to B.Sc. (Hons.) 4 years degree programme in the year 2000-01.

The college achieved another milestone by starting B.Tech in Food Science and Technology in 2010 and B.Sc. Hospitality and Hotel Management in 2011 (renamed as Hospitality and Hotel Administration in the academic year 2013-14).

In the year 2017, the programme of Home Science was renamed as Community Science by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research at national level.

The college offers following degrees programmes:

  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Community Science 
  • B. Tech. (Food Science and Technology) 
  • B.Sc. (Hospitality and Hotel Administration)
  • M.Sc. (Food Science and Nutrition) 
  • M.Sc. (Family Resource Management and Consumer Science
  • M.Sc. (Human Development and Family Studies
  • M.Sc. (Textiles and Apparel Designing
  • Ph.D. (Food Science and Nutrition)

Vision & Values

  • Community strengthening through nutrition, health, self help groups and life skill education.
  • Post-harvest management and value addition of plant and animal resources of Himachal Pradesh.
  • Consumer ergonomics, drudgery management and resource management practices.
  • Skill up-gradation and women empowerment.

OuR Departments & units

With the development of teaching and research facilities there are 05 departments in the College.

Dean office/ Office Establishment

Technical and Office Staff

Office Establishment

Sh. Anil Verma

Senior Scale Steno  

Smt. Sanjana Devi

Senior  Assistant

Sh. Balwant Singh

Senior  Assistant

Sh. Satish Kumar

Junior  Assistant

Sh. Sanjeev Kumar


Laboratory Staff


Sh. Deepak Sharma

Laboratory  Attendant

Sh. Rajesh Kumar

Laboratory  Attendant

Sh. Jeet Singh

Laboratory Helper

Supporting Staff

Sh. HarbanshLal


Sh. Subhash Chand


Smt. Sarita Devi

Female Attendant

Sh. Hans Raj