Offered Programmes

M.Sc. (Wildlife Conservation Action)

Programme Overview

M.Sc. Wildlife Conservation Action is a two-year postgraduate course that will train the students in wildlife sciences and make them skilled in the assessment, management and monitoring of biodiversity. The course will also focus on the various issues faced by conservationists and the different ways of managing and reducing the wildlife conflict.

Programme Outcomes

  • icon Comprehensive Knowledge - Through the course, the students will gain comprehensive knowledge about biodiversity conservation and management along with wildlife rescue and rehabilitation.
  • icon Training - The students will experience practical training through which they can gain the necessary skills to become experts in the field.
  • icon Research - Students will be able to participate in research projects and gain experience from professional mentors.

Key Information

Duration

2 Years

Eligibility
  • The candidate should have obtained 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% in the aggregate at undergraduate level and 45% for SC /ST / OBC candidates.
  • If the candidate has a degree in any other subject than the ones mentioned above he/she should have a working experience of minimum of three years in the area of conservation field to be eligible for the Master’s program. A work experience certificate from the relevant organization duly signed and stamped by the Head of the Institution must be submitted.
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Career Prospects

M.Sc. Wildlife Conservation Action graduates will be eligible for various job profiles in government and private organizations. Some of the popular job prospects for the students who have completed M.Sc. Wildlife Conservation Action has been listed below.

  • Wildlife Educator
  • Wildlife Biologist
  • Wildlife Conservation Specialist
  • GIS Specialist
  • Communication and Public Relations Specialist
  • Researcher
  • Professor
  • Lecturer