The need for a proper diet to remain fit is becoming prominent with increasing stress and lifestyle habits. Today, people prefer going organic and trying a combination of exercises and diet to stay fit under the guidance of expert professionals.

The B.Sc. Nutrition & Dietetics program at CGC Jhanjeri prepares adroit professionals who are proficient in applying the nutritional science education practically. With huge demand and flourishing career opportunities, this field is a preferred choice among its aspirants. This program teaches the core of food and nutrition that is integral in maintaining health. As a dietician, the B.Sc. Nutrition & Dietetics graduate can pursue practice at a clinic or a hospital or may even work as self-employed.

Some of the popular job roles in this field are:

  1. Food Researcher
  2. Food and Nutrition Quality Management Officer
  3. Food Processing Manager
  4. Nutritionist
  5. Dietician
  6. Dietetic Technicians
  7. Health Coach
  8. Health Educators
  9. Nutrition Specialties
  10. Nurses
  11. Rehabilitation Counselors
  12. Sports Nutritionist

B.Sc. Nutrition & Dietetics Eligibility

All those candidates who have passed the 10+2 with Science (Medical / Non-Medical) or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized Board / University / Council

Course Subjects

An all-in-all course curriculum that inculcates industry-specific skill sets is set in a way that progresses semester-wise and creates a profound foundation for a flourishing future. Some of the course subjects include:

  1. Introduction to Food Science
  2. Technology of Food Preservation
  3. Lab - Technology of Food Preservation
  4. Lab - Introduction to Food Science
  5. Human Values, De-addiction and Traffic Rules(Theory and Practical)
  6. Food Microbiology & Food Safety
  7. Food Chemistry
  8. Food Processing & Preservation (Lab)
  9. Food Processing & Preservation
  10. Health, Hygiene and Sanitation
  11. Nutraceuticals, Functional Foods & Nutrigenomics
  12. Normal and Therapeutic Nutrition (Lab)
  13. Clinical Nutrition
  14. Maternal and Child Nutrition(Lab)
  15. Food Standards and Quality Control
  16. Nutrition for Special Groups
  17. Traditional Indian Food Products (lab)
  18. Entrepreneurship development and business management

Moreover, the internship program adds great value to the learning experience with practical exposure and real-time working experience. Chandigarh Group of Colleges Jhanjeri focuses on practical swotting to make the students well-learned in their field of interest. With this and other on-campus programs, a robust career building is fostered at the college. The student-centric programs for this are:

  1. High-speed computer labs with 700+ computers networked
  2. Wi-fi campus and classrooms
  3. Well-resourced academic library
  4. Industry-academia interface
  5. Entrepreneurship development cell
  6. Research and innovation chamber
  7. Industry expert lectures
  8. Pre-placement training
  9. Campus placement drives
  10. Student grievance redressal cell
  11. Earn while you learn program

In parallel to these programs, the college aims at making education a holistic development that blends both professional and interpersonal skills while ensuring that every eligible candidate gets the best-in-class learning. CGC JOSH, the Scholarship Program at the college, provides financial aid to students facing monetary issues. Further, in the year 2022, scholarships worth Rs. 7 Crores will be dispensed to the deserving students at CGC Jhanjeri. To make the students independent, confident and practically rich, the college has tied up with corporates in the nearby areas for the Earn While You Learn Program. Under this program, the students can work part-time in various companies and gain confidence in becoming the future maven.

Education is a dedicated process of dispensing the acquired knowledge and expertise to others. The seasoned faculty at the college believes in staying updated to the latest technologies and industry trends through an industry-academia interface and therefore provides the best education to the students at Chandigarh Group of Colleges Jhanjeri. Along with this, the vibrant campus with students from all walks of life and vivid cultures study together in a conducive learning environment where alumni meet and discussions help them focus on their professional choice. To this, various student grooming programs ingrain the much-required qualities of confidence and self-motivation that transforms the students into future professionals.

Interested in pursuing B.Sc. Nutrition & Dietetics? Know the admission process