M.Sc. in Environmental Science

About Course:

Environment Science is a two years postgraduate degree programme offered in India. It is an interdisciplinary course that covers concepts like physical science, biological sciences, ecology, Biology, Geography, atmosphere etc. It is an advanced study of the environment and ecosystem

Duration 2 years
Intake 30
Course Fees 41000/-
Eligibility Criteria Graduation or Equivalent in Relevant Subject

Programme Outcomes (POs)

After completion of the Master’s degree (M.Sc.), the students would be empowered with multi-disciplinary tools to:
• transform into original researchers and undertake cutting-edge research and teaching for an in-depth understanding of the complex environmental issues;
• predict the environmental change and provide scientifically sound and socially acceptable solutions;
• develop as sustainability managers to guide manufacturing industries, non-government organizations (national and international), policy-making bodies; and act as a catalyst to bridge the gap between science and society in achieving ecosystem restoration, conservation and management of biodiversity including well-being of the society at large.

Course Outcomes (COs)

CO1: Develop foundation on principles of Environmental Science and concept of structure and function of different compartments of the Environment.
CO2: Gain insights into historical and contemporary perspectives on environmental issues, specifically energy, transport, and resource consumption.
CO3: Lay foundation on the concept and components of environmental impact assessment.
CO4: Enable to practice EIA that examines the environmental consequences of development actions, in advance.
CO5: Investigate the agenda of all environmental agencies as a result of introduction of legislation in various countries.
CO6: Develop skill to evaluate the issues and problems in environmental assessment from the perspective of process and methods, and the goals of EIA.
CO7: Develop understanding on the elements of the climate and climate change, and human impacts on climate initiative policies.
CO8: Train on different methods to understand the functioning of atmospheric processes
CO9: Analyze the role of Ecological principles to manage ecosystems.
CO10: Demonstrate distinction between natural and managed ecosystems.
CO11: Empowers on tools and techniques used to analyze the status of ecosystems.
CO12: Develop skills to manage ecosystems for sustainable development.
CO13: Develop insights into the role of environmental laws for planetary housekeeping,protecting the planet and its people from activities that upset the earth and its life-sustaining capacities.
CO14: Enable to apply a range of regulatory instruments to preserve and protect the environment.
CO15: Demonstrate the strengths and weaknesses in law and its enforcement for developing strategies to overcome the same.
CO16: Develop perspective on important environmental issues that have become a matter of global policy making, international negotiations and trade disputes.
CO17: Develop critical thinking on the links between environment, property regimes, trade and information economies.
CO18: Analyze contemporary conflicts, struggles and policy choices around natural resources.
CO19: Develop critical thinking on who controls the environment and how, and who degrades nature and why.
CO20: Develop perspective on major approaches towards natural resource issues and enable to think creatively about conflict and concord in general, with special emphasis on the roles of ideas and institutions in environmental politics.
CO21: Learn skills to analyze case studies on big dams and endangered fauna, industrial pollution and global warming, the role of gender and empire

1st Semester M.Sc. in Environmental Science Syllabus

2nd Semester M.Sc. in Environmental Science Syllabus

3rd Semester M.Sc. in Environmental Science Syllabus

4th Semester M.Sc. in Environmental Science Syllabus

Course Features

  • Lectures 0
  • Quizzes 0
  • Duration 10 weeks
  • Skill level All levels
  • Students 0
  • Assessments Yes