Food & Nutrition and Food Technology

The Department of Food and Nutrition at Lady Irwin College endeavours to achieve excellence in teaching and research for outreach to the community, industry and institutions to ensure promotive health for all.

The Department of Food and Nutrition strives to achieve academic excellence in the field of nutrition research and development. The aim is to train a cadre of professionals who work as teachers, researchers, public health nutritionists, dietitians, nutrition consultants, food quality control officers and experts in development of innovative food products. The larger objective is creation of nutrition awareness through community outreach for promotion of healthy lifestyle among the population.


  1. Objectives:
    • Training professionals in the field of Food and Nutrition with specialization in Clinical Nutrition, Public Health Nutrition, and Food Science & Processing
    • Conducting research and extension work in these areas of specialization.

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Sikandra Road
New Delhi - 110001
Phone/Fax: +91-11-23711222



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