MANAGEMENT & ENTREPRENEURSHIP
APPAREL & TEXTILE
ART & INTERIOR DESIGN
FAMILY & HUMAN
Research and Education
It gives me great pleasure to introduce you to Ra’ana Liaquat Ali Khan Govt. College of Home Economics. RLAK CHE is a top-ranking educational institute of Sindh, training highly skilled professionals for diverse careers such as educators, nutritionists, dietitians, designers, consultants, counselors, managers, and policy makers.
Along with opportunities for educational excellence and character development, students are also provided with facilities for varied cultural and extracurricular activities through clubs & societies so as to develop a multi-faceted personality to cope with challenges that lie ahead.
A unique feature of its academic program is that graduates of the College are absorbed directly into the job market upon completion of their formal education. Our curriculum, while following the international guidelines, is molded to incorporate the needs of the local community and industry. It aims to empower women and groom them to contribute for the betterment of family & community.
If you are looking for acquiring good moral and ethical values with excellence in education and leadership qualities, this institute should be your top choice. I invite you to join RLAK-CHE where the administrative staff and entire faculty await to welcome you and make your stay at the College a memorable experience.
Prof. Azra Munawwar Farooqui. (Principal)
Ra’ana Liaquat Ali Khan, Government College of Home Economics, founded in 1952, is the only college of its kind in the province of Sindh contributing to national development through simultaneous empowerment of women, strengthening of families, and fostering optimum human-resource development for the past half century and more.
A landmark educational institution of Karachi— the RLAK Government College of Home Economics is a professional-level college offering numerous highly specialized and technical courses in five different areas of Home Economics i.e.Apparel & Textiles, Art & Interior Design, Family & Human Development, Nutrition & Dietetics, Residential Management & Entrepreneurship. The college focuses on preparing professionals recognized for the quality and significance of their knowledge, research, and leadership.
Home Economics is the skill of integrating the contribution from all the sciences,arts, and humanities into one functional whole, for the development of the individual and the improvement of family living and interpersonal relationship. Accordingly, RLAK CHE also offers compulsory education in Language, Literature, History, Religion, Statistics and Computing.
This education along with core subjects of Home Economics enhances and adds to professional and transferable skills of young women and empowers them to become the leaders of positive and productive change within their families, communities, and nation through active participation in discussions and decision-making at home as well as at the national level.
It is the vision of RLAK CHE to be a symbol of academic excellence as a leading professional institute imparting high level research based education focusing on effective utilization of the multi-dimensional inherent potential of the learners; thereby, preparing them to meet and overcome challenges in promoting the sustainable development of home, culture, and humanity within a changing and complex global society.
The aim of RLAK CHE is to emerge as a top-ranking educational institute of the province focusing on preparing professionals recognised for the quality and significance of their knowledge, research, and leadership. In addition
the college aims at empowering young women to become the leaders of positive and productive change within their families, communities, and nation through active participation in discussions and decision-making at home as well as at the national level.
The College aims at achieving its mission through an integration of:
teaching and learning
advancement of the knowledge through research and scholarship, and
leadership in service.
RLAK CHE is spread over a sprawling 25 acres (approx.) of land interspersed with various buildings and large areas of vacant land. The physical infrastructure and facilities are on the scale of a university campus rather than a college
The college has:
six academic blocks;
an administrative block;
a well-stocked library;
Principal’s bungalow; and Staff residences.
RLAK CHE has well equipped Labs (Chemistry, Microbiology, Physics, Foods Labs, Montessori school, play area, Weaving Lab, Experimental Textile lab, Home management Lab);
RLAK, CHE has two well-equipped computer labs with access to internet; a spacious auditorium and multimedia facilities for use in academic and extracurricular activities.
Other physical facilities of the College include student-residence blocks (part of the curriculum requirement for the subject of Residential Management), an audio-visual conference room, seminar halls, badminton hall, cafeteria, bookshop, and a photocopy shop.
Keeping the physical fitness and overall development of students in view, RLAK CHE puts special emphasis on provision of sport facilities at the college. The college considers sports and games as an integral part of co-curricular activities and encourages students to participate in: