School of Environmental Sciences

Mahatma Gandhi University-Kottayam



REGULAR COURSES

The School has been established as a centre of learning for advanced studies in the various areas of environmental science. The regular programmes offered by the School are M.Sc., M.Phil and Ph.D. besides a few short term courses.

1. M. Sc. Environment Science and Management

Duration 2 Years (4 Semesters)
Seats 10
Eligibility

B. Sc. Degree in Botany / Zoology / Chemistry / Physics / Life Science / Environmental Science / Environment Management / Geography / Geology /Microbiology / Biotechnology /Biochemistry / Plant or Animal Science / Agriculture /Fisheries / Aquaculture / Horticulture / Forestry / B. Tech. in Civil, Mechanical, Chemical, Environmental or equivalent examination with not less than 55% marks in Part III.

Semester Fee Rs. 6,500 + miscellaneous
Selection Qualifying Marks + Entrance Test + Group Discussion + Interview

2. M. Sc. Environment Science and Disaster Management

Duration 2 Years (4 Semesters)
Seats 10
Eligibility B. Sc. Degree in any subject with not less than 55% marks in Part III.
Semester Fee Rs. 6,500 + miscellaneous
Selection Qualifying Marks + Entrance Test + Group Discussion + Interview

3. M. Phil. Environment Management

Duration 1 Years (2 Semesters)
Seats 8
Eligibility

Masters Degree in Botany / Zoology / Chemistry / Physics / Life Science / Environmental Science / Environment Science and Management / Ecology / Geology / Earth Sciences / Geography / Microbiology / Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Plant or Animal Science / Fishery Science / Aquaculture / Forestry / Horticulture / Disaster Management / Agriculture / Engineering with not less than 55% marks.

Semester Fee Rs. 1,750/-
Selection Qualifying Marks + Entrance Test + Interview

4. Ph.D. Programme

  • School offers Ph.D. Programme in :

  • Environmental Stress Studies
    Environmental Biology
    Biodiversity characterization and Conservation Biology
    Aerobiology and Allergy
    Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System applications
    Aquatic Ecology and Wetland biodiversity
    Environmental Geology
    Disaster Management
    Environmental Chemistry
    Environmental Biotechnology and Solid waste management
    Aquatic Microbiology
    Microbial Toxicology
    Bioremediation
    Climate Change
    Environmental Impact Assessment.

    Eligibility PG in any branch of science other than mathematics.
    Selection NET / M.Phil. / University Entrance

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