Home Economics and Nutritional Sciences (B.Sc.)

Program overview

Degree program Home Economics and Nutritional Sciences, compact


Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Type of study

Full-time undergraduate degree program



Standard period of study

6 semester/of which is 1 degree semester

Language of instruction


Start of studies

Winter semester

Application deadline

July 15 (different deadlines for applicants with foreign university entry qualifications, for details please refer to application deadlines with uni-assist)

Entrance requirements


  • General higher education entrance qualification
  • Subject-related entrance qualification
  • Advanced technical college entrance qualification
  • A master's certificate or completed training course as a certified technician or completed preparatory training determined to be equivalent by the competent ministry


Vocational placement

12-week full-time internship with a focus in home economics or completed vocational training as a home economist or a comparable training program

Practical semester

Combination of a practical vocational project and the Bachelor thesis in the 6th semester



  • Consulting in domestic services such as on-farm tourism, direct marketing, etc.
  • Management of domestic services
  • Budget and debt counseling
  • Product and housing counseling
  • Public relations
  • Nutrition and health counseling
  • Consumer advice and information
  • Energy and environmental consulting
  • Environmental and quality management
  • Apprenticeship and in-service training


Semester fee

330 Euro per semester (e.g. for the public transportation ticket)


Accreditation certificate


Prof. Dr. Melanie Speck
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-5090
E-Mail: oekotrophologie@hs-osnabrueck.de

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