Home Science Management

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Prof. Anikweze Gloria

You are welcome to Home Science and Management Department in Nasarawa State University, Lafia campus. Historically, in Nigeria, Home Science and Management (HSM) came into existence in 1909 and was recognized as a profession concerned with the improvement of the quality of life in the home and community. HSM is concerned with the holistic nature of the human being from the physical, emotional and biological aspects; to be able to understand the holistic developmental needs of man. HSM draws knowledge from many basic disciplines such as sociology, psychology, agriculture, mathematics, physics, chemistry, fine arts, and economics. The Profession apply the principles, skills and knowledge derived from these other basic disciplines to the problems people encounter in day-to-day living.


Home Science and Management offer the following programmes-

  • B.Sc Home Science and Management
  • B.Sc Nutrition & Dietetics
  • PGD Home Science and Management
  • M.Sc Home Science and Management.
  • PhD Home Science and Management.
Departmental Board

The Departmental Board is made up of all lecturers in the Department except Graduate Assistant  with the Head of Department as the Chairman. The Departmental Board organizes and controls the teaching of all courses in the Department and the examination held in those courses.

Name Portfolio
Head of Department (HOD) Chairman
All Academic Staff (Except Graduate Assistant) Member

Entry Requirements

Five O/Level credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Physics or any one of General Metal Work, General Wood Work, Building/Engineering Drawing, Furniture Design and Construction, Upholstery Design and Construction, Spray Painting and Period Furniture, Spinning, Weaving, Surface Design and Printing, Bleaching, Dyeing and Finishing and Basic Electricity.


Chemistry, Biology or Agric and Mathematics or Physics

English Language

English Language

Staff Profile
S/No Name Rank Institutional E-mail
1 Anikweze Gloria Uchenna Professor anikweze@nsuk.edu.ng
2 Kembe Elizabeth M. Professor -------
3 Adgidzi Eunice Asheobin Aruwa Professor eunnicsadg@nsuk.edu.ng
4 Shalong Calista Nwamaka Associate Professor amakashailong@nsuk.edu.ng
5 Awogbenja Makanjuola Dehinde Senior Lecturer andehinde@nsuk.edu.ng
6 Ofoghor Aziegbemhim Osebuohien Senior Lecturer frankiefresh72@nsuk.edu.ng
7 Osabo Peace Onyanwoyilo Graduate Assistant -------
8 Mohammed Zuwaira Abdulhamid Graduate Assistant -------

List of Research/Publications

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Upcoming Workshop/Conferences

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