Department was established in 1997 with a futuristic approach of securing sustainable development of the country emphasizing improved environment management and better health through imparting Postgraduate education and research. The Department is running a two year full time M. Sc. Programme since its inception in July 1997. Efforts are on to develop it as “Centre of Excellence” in the field of Environmental Science and Environmental Microbiology. The department also offers M.Sc. (Energy & Environment) and Ph. D. Programme. There are three Professors, one Associate Professor and five Assistant Professors in the Department with diverse field of specializations ranging from Environmental Microbiology/Toxicology, Microbial Ecology, Stress Physiology, Environmental Biotechnology, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Environmental Economics & Policy and solid waste management and waste water treatment. The Department has also signed MoU’s with several research organizations working in the area of environment. Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India has granted substantial infrastructural support to the department for the laboratory equipments under the FIST programme.

Department of Environmental Science is located in the School for Environmental Sciences which has its own separate building with all modern infrastructural facilities and laboratories. The department has different laboratories equipped with various sophisticated instruments for both M. Sc. and Ph. D. Students. Many other new equipments are likely to be added from the current session. An experimental science laboratory-cum-field station with a Green House facility has been recently added to the research facilities.

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 B.Sc Graduate Degree with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/PH), in Agricultural/Life Science/Home Science and their allied subject Rs 1500/-
2 M.Sc.(Energy & Environment) 02 Year 20 B.Sc Graduate Degree with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/PH), in Agricultural/Life Science and their allied subject. Rs 15000/-
No. of Seats Vacant in Ph.D. Programme: Under Reserved Category: 04,    Under General Category: 03

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