Center for Advanced Faculty Training in Home Science Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University
Post Graduate & Research center, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad


Department of Home Science Extension and Communication Management

Name Designation Area of Expertise

Dr. Mary Swarnalatha

Professor & Head

Women in agriculture, Enterprise development

Dr.P. Amala kumari

Assistant Professor

Digital Communication

Dr.Neela Rani

Associate Professor

Digital Advertising & Media Management

Dr.R.Geetha Reddy

Assistant Professor

Mass Communication & Journalism

Ms.S L Kameshwari

Assistant Professor

Public Relations

Academic activities:

The department offers the following regular academic programmes.

  • B.H.S c (a UG course in Home Science with Specialization in Journalism and mass communication)
  • M.Sc (H.Sc) (a PG Course in Home Science with Specialization in Journalism and mass communication ).

Certificate courses

  • Video recording and editing for 45 days as part of MoU with Department of Women Development and Child Welfare, Govt. of A.P.
  • Basics of field functioningand Public speaking

Broad areas of Study

  •  Community mobilization and organization
  •  Participatory analysis of contemporary societies
  •  Instructional and corporate communication skills
  •  Development programme designing
  •  Technology impact analysis
  •  Print and electronic information material development
  •  Multimedia production and management
  •  Public speaking
  •  Management of Public Relations
  •  Social marketing and networking
  •  Videography
  •  Digital advertising
  •  Capacity building

Career Oppurnities:

  •  ICT module designers for community education, especially rural women, adolescent girls and children
  •  Production assistants in print and electronic media
  •  Event managers
  •  Advertisement designers
  •  Free lancer journalists
  •  Photographers, Videographers
  •  Public Relation Officers in corporate schools, hospitals and non-government organizations
  •  Social marketing managers
  •  Extension officers /agents in government departments like women welfare & Child development, Rural Development, Social welfare and non government institutions

Department infrastructure and Advanced facilities

  •  Video Production Studio & Editing lab
  •  Multi Media Lab
  •  Audio Visual Lab
  •  Campus Radio managed by students
  •  A vernacular website www. to promote latest knowledge and technologies to the rural families Websites of the Department and www. for communicating the latest news and developments in the college of Home Science, Hyderabad.

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Training - Home Science

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