SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

Department of Energy & Environment is offering P.G. programme i.e., M.Sc Environmental Science. The department is working as interdisciplinary center to learn and disseminate the knowledge in various aspect of environment by offering M.Sc and Ph.D. degree to students. Presently, there are about 40 P.G. students, 42 Research Scholars and 8 PDF’s working in diverse fields of Environmental Sciences. The department is having well experienced facultiesand well equipeed laboratories. There is special emphasis on research and development in core areas of environmental studies such as Climate change, Environmental Impact Assessment, Toxicology, Bioremediation, Bioenergy, Environmental Biotechnology and microbiology, microbial ecology and Natural Resource Management. The course curriculum is designed with the help of experts from academia and industries to train the manpower required to work in the field of Environmental sciences. The Department of Energy & Environment is also having reserach programmes funded by DBT, DST, CSIR, and Science & Technology, UP. The Department of Energy & Environment came into existence in 1997 under the School of Environmental Sciences (SES), these programmes provide students with a high quality environmental education that includes experiences with research and field training. The Department intends to impart special training to students who can easily handle the emerging environmental problems of various kinds faced by the industries and the society on the both technological and environmental fronts. There are four professors, three associate professors, three assistant professors in the department from diverse fields of specialization ranging from environmental microbiology, Stress biology, environmental biotechnology, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Environmental toxicology, environmental chemistry, environmental modeling and management.

The department has also signed MOU with various research oraganisations working in the area of environmental science such as Indian Institute of Toxociological Research (IITR), National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI) and Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP). During the last five years, more than 50 post graduate students of this department have qualified in NET/ GATE organized by UGC/ ICAR/ AICTE etc. The department has been included in the FIST programme of Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India and recieved a sum of Rs. 50 Lakhs for improvement of infrastructural and research facilities in the department. The department also organises regular seminars during weekends for the students where students speak on the topic of their choice in order to harness their oration skills and to create general awareness among them on different aspects of environmental issues. Department is also actively organising special programs on current topics in the field of environmental sciences from time to time. Department takes pride in not missing the celebration of National Science, World Wetlands day , Ozone day, World Environment day , Wildlife Week, World Water day, International Conference on Environmental Technology and Sustainable Development: Challenges and Remedies and Workshop on Mainstreaming Climate Change Adaptation & Disaster Risk Reduction. Students regularly participate in various extra-curricular activities such as Debate Competition, Essay writing , Cultural and Sports activities organised by the university. Involvement of students in field and dissertation works helps them to establish relationship with professional organisations that help them in their extension studies and placements. One semester of dissertation work provides critical real world experience for our students, preparing them for successful careers.

Courses Offered

S.NO. Name of Course Duration of course Intake Eligibility Criteria Tuition fees per Semester
1 M.Sc.(Environmental Science) 02 Years 30 Graduate Degree with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/PH), in Agricultural/Life Science/Home Science and their allied subject Rs 1500/-
No. of Seats Vacant in Ph.D. Programme: Under Reserved Category: 02,    Under General Category: 03

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