department of Environmental Science

 
 

                                                                                           

                                                                                                                

                                                                  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      UGC-SAP and DST-FIST supported department
 
Vision of the Department :

Our vision is to grow into an institution of national importance, with  international standing.

 

Mission of the Department:

 

The core mission is to impart knowledge with quality teaching and research to answer fundamental questions before mankind in regard to environmental challenges with a special focus on contemporary national needs 

Program Educational Objectives:

 

M.Sc. (Environmental Science):

  • To produce competent professionals with a strong foundation of Environmental Sciences and application to be suitable for vital positions in the academia, industry and government and non-government institutions as skilled manpower.
  • To prepare our graduates to become effective scientific communicators/collaborators in multidisciplinary teams providing technical leadership to engage with the challenging environmental problems of local, national and global nature.
  • To instil the virtues of ethics, integrity and social responsibility in our graduates, and be ready to take up viable mission for the national cause.

Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Science:   

  • To produce skilled, up-to-date, competent and adequately accomplished researchers in the domain of environmental science capable of taking up research questions independently.
  • Our graduates shall be confident, creative and open minded to take new research challenges and think ‘out-of-the-box’ research ventures.
  • Our graduates shall adhere to the norms and regulations of quality research ethics.
  • To instil the virtues of ethics, integrity and social responsibility in our graduates, and be ready to take up viable mission for the national cause.

   

Program Outcomes:

 

   The MSc in Environmental Science programme aims to produce students who at the time of graduation shall be able to:

The PhD in Environmental Science program aims to produce students who at the time of graduation shall be able to:

 

About the Department::

The department of Environmental Science was established in January 2004 with the objective of imparting education on regional and global environmental issues. The department offers two academic programmes M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Environmental Science. The curriculum for M.Sc. and Ph.D. programmes focuses on all-important aspects of Environmental Science, covering contemporary problems of nature conservation and environmental quality. Keeping in view the unique physiographic and agro-climatic settings of Northeast as a whole and Assam in particular, the department gives emphasis in teaching and research on various aspects of agro-ecosystem and hill ecosystems of Northeast India.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Department of Environmental Science
School of Sciences , Tezpur University
Napaam, Sonitpur, Assam-784 028
Office: 03712-275600