Offered Programmes

M.Sc. Environment Science and Technology

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Programme Overview

M.Sc. in Environment Science is a two-year postgraduate course that dives deeper into the study of environment and ecosystem. The students will learn more about the social issues surrounding the environment, and the curriculum includes biodiversity conservation, natural resource management, green technology, sustainable development and other aspects of environmental and ecosystem studies.

The MSc. in Environmental Science course has a transdisciplinary approach that integrates the science of environmental studies with technical and social issues and includes courses on ecosystem studies, biodiversity conservation, natural resource management, geoinformatics, water and waste water engineering, green technology, environmental lab techniques, sustainable development, urban sustainability and environment and health. The masters in environmental science builds on a candidate’s knowledge of chemistry, biology, statistics, computers, engineering, sociology and economics to develop a deeper understanding of applications in the environmental sector. It includes the cognitive aspects and technological skills necessary to further sustainable form of development and rational resource-use management. It trains the candidate in advanced laboratory skills required for pollution monitoring and abatement, to undertake environmental impact assessment(EIA), ecodevelopment, ecorestoration, implement green technology, assess biodiversity, etc. The program addresses environment management from the technical, social as well as the policy aspect to counter the effects of degradation of the ecosystem.

Programme Outcomes

  • icon Knowledge of the Subject - Through the course, the students will gain comprehensive knowledge of the different processes of the environment.
  • icon Building of Skills - Students will learn various techniques to analyze and conduct practices involving environmental sustainability.
  • icon Mentorship - Professionals will mentor the students so that they gain the experience required to be experts in the field.

Semester Wise Course Information

Semester I
  • iconEcosystem Studies
  • iconEnvironmental Chemistry and Microbiology
  • iconFundamentals of Geoinformatics
  • iconSustainable development
  • iconField techniques - I
  • iconLab Analytical techniques - I
  • iconGeospatial Techniques
  • iconGeneral Courses >
  • iconStatistical Methods
  • iconResearch Methodology (SWAYAM)
Value Added Courses
  • Introduction to Excel
  • Aesthetics in Photography
  • Self Leadership
  • Basic First Aid
  • Conversational Marathi
  • Remote Sensing
  • Exploring Spatial Relationships
Semester II
  • iconDesign Processes for Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • iconSolid and Hazardous Waste Management
  • iconAir and Noise Pollution Management
  • iconClimate Change Science and actions
  • iconLab Techniques II
  • iconField Work
  • iconElectives (any two)
  • iconNatural Resource Management
  • iconBiodiversity Assessment and Conservation
  • iconData Analysis with R
  • icon Eco restoration
  • iconAir quality modeling
  • iconEnvironmental biotechnology
  • iconGeneral Courses (any one)
  • iconAcademic and Research Report Writing (Can be enrolled through SWAYAM)
  • iconGeneral English
Value Added Courses
  • Tools and Techniques in Interdisciplinary Research
  • Data Visualization
  • Green Campus Audit
  • Introduction to 5 S Kaizen Philosophy
  • Yoga and Meditation
  • Conservation Field Work
  • Satellite Remote Sensing for Air Quality
Semester III
  • iconEnvironmental and Social Impact Assessment
  • icon Environmental Policies and law
  • iconDissertation Stage I
  • iconElectives (any two)
  • icon Environment Management Techniques (includes optional certification for Integrated Management System ISO14001 and 45001)
  • iconIntegrated Water Resources Management for Climate Resilience
  • iconApplications of Geospatial Technologies
  • iconUrban Sustainability
  • iconEnvironmental Disaster Risk Reduction and Management
  • iconGeneral Courses (any one)
  • iconProject Management (Can be enrolled through SWAYAM)
  • iconCommunication Skills
Value Added Courses
  • ESD in Practice
  • Advanced Statistical Analysis
  • Sustainable Lifestyles
  • Visual Presentations
  • Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
  • Nature Based Solutions
  • Citizen Science
Semester IV
  • icon Dissertation Stage II
  • iconInternship
  • iconElectives (any two)
  • icon Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability
  • iconCertification for Environment Management System ISO 14001 ? Environment and Health
  • iconIndustrial Safety and Occupation Health
  • iconEmerging Green technologies
  • iconGreen Buildings
  • iconGeneral Courses (any one)
  • iconEntrepreneurship Development
  • iconPersonality Development
  • icon(Campus to Corporate)
Value Added Courses
  • Research Publication
  • Patent Filing
  • Campus to Corporate
  • Miniature Gardens
  • Understanding India
  • Big data
  • Satellite remote sensing for ecosystem service assessment 8) Google Earth Engine
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Key Information


2 Years

  • The candidate should have passed the Bachelors degree in any Science subject such as Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Physics, Statistics, Geography, Geology, Geography, Life Sciences, Environment Sciences, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Fisheries, Marine Biology, Horticulture, Agriculture, Computer Science, Data Science, Veterinary Science, Health Sciences or
  • any branch of Engineering
  • any relevant Social Science subjects and Management Studies
  • The candidate should have secured at least 50% or 45 % aggregate marks for open and SC/ST/OBC category respectively at the graduate level.
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Career Prospects

M.Sc. in Environment Science graduates will be eligible for different job profiles in the field. Some of the popular job prospects for the students who have completed M.Sc. in Environment Science have been listed below.

  • Environmental Scientist
  • Environment Officer in Industries, Pollution Control Boards
  • CSR Officer
  • Sustainability Consultant
  • Waste Management Expert
  • Climate Change Specialist
  • Environment Educator
  • Researcher
  • Professor
  • Lecturer