Departments of Environmental Science
About the Department
The Department of Environmental Science offers Masters and PhD Programmes to produce trained professionals who are equipped to deal with the scientific, legal, socio-economic, technological, and policy-based concerns related to environment and resource management. The curriculum has been designed essentially on the concept of sustainable development in an interdisciplinary framework with the emphasis on research and application. The pedagogy of the programme includes face-to-face interactions, live case studies, field visits, theatre, conferences, seminars and active use of information and communication technology. The department thrives to organize regular field-work, co-curricular and extension activities to give scholars a holistic exposure to environmental and resource-based problems in students from diverse academic, cultural and professional backgrounds.
The Department deals with relevant issues pertaining to the changing environment at the global, regional and local levels. The basic laboratory equipment required to conduct researches on various aspects of environmental science are available in the Department. The faculty practice novel teaching methods and assess students based on their overall development.
To actively pursue the goals of imparting quality education, training and facilitate research in the field of environment and natural resources management and also act as a think tank in policy matters related to environment management and sustainable development.
Department of Environmental Science aims to become a center of knowledge and activities at national level through the pursuit of excellence in academic, research and innovation for society and Nation.
We endeavor to achieve Vision through the following Missions:
- Impartingunique multi-disciplinary programs that focus towards fostering knowledge and research in science and technology.
- Conducting instrumental approach towards environmental challenges and disseminating knowledge among academic and general populace.
- Applying knowledge of modern tool usage for lifelong learningin various areas to create knowhow and research outcomes on contemporary topics for the needs of the society at global scales.
- Developing faculty and students towards their obligation to their communities, to be more humane, appreciating and value the scientific knowledge & research aptitude for the success of environmental science and technology initiatives.