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Academic Programs

Presently, SENR offers following academic programs:

· M.Sc. Environmental Science (EVS) – 20 seats

· M.Sc. Environmental Science (with specialization in Natural Resource Management (NRM)) – 20 seats

· M. Tech.  Environmental Technology – 20 seats

· Ph.D. Environmental Science

Offered programs have rigorous theoretical as well as practical content. The students undertake six months dissertation in fourth semester and two months summer internship in third semester with industries, institutions and NGOs of repute. Each student is assigned an advisor to guide and help students in academic and personal front.

The Ph.D. program includes extensive Course Work, Seminars and Theme papers of 14 credits of two semesters. This is followed by thesis work for Ph.D. on an approved topic for a minimum of two years (Four semesters). Evaluation of thesis by external examiners followed by successful defence of the research work by the student is required for the award of PhD degree.

The needy and economically backward students of SENR are availing fellowships from following sources such as

  • Mahanand Danwal Fellowship
  • Doon University students aid fund
  • Assistance from Hans Cultural foundation

The SENR research scholars are availing fellowship from following funding agencies :

  • DST-INSPIRE
  • UGC-JRF
  • OBC fellowship from UGC
  • Maulana Azad Fellowship from UGC
  • Overseas fellowship from DST

 

The SENR students strength as on Aug 1st 2016 :

M. Sc.  :  59,     M. Tech.  : 30,    Ph.D. : 41


COURSE CURRICULUM

 

Ph. D. SEMESTER WISE CREDIT REQUIREMENT

First Semester                                                                                                                                                                                                      Total Credits: 9

S.No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

Core

EES-710

Research Methodology

3

3-0-0

2

Core

EES-554

Statistics & Computer Application

3

2-0-1

3

Elective

EES-618

Analytical Techniques and Instrumentation

3

2-0-1

4

Elective

EES-514

Geomatics

3

2-0-1

Note: Only one elective has to be selected

Second Semester Total Credits: 8

S.No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

Core

EES-760

Course  on area of specialization

3

2-1-0

2

Core

EES-681

Review Writing (related to research topic)

2

1-1-0

3

Elective

ENR-556

Traditional Knowledge & IPR Issues

2

2-0-0

4

General

EES-780

Seminar

1

MASTER’S   PROGRAMME

M. Sc. Environmental Science

First Semester Total Credits: 20

S.No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

Core

EES-511

Ecology and Environment

3

2-0-1

2

Core

EES – 515

Environmental Pollution

3

2-0-1

3

Elective

ENR – 556

Traditional Knowledge IPR Issue

2

2-0-0

4

Core

EES- 521

Earth Surface and its Processes

3

3-0-0

5

Elective

EES – 517

Environmental Chemistry

3

2-0-1

6

Elective

EES – 516

Environmental Impact Assessment

2

2-0-0

7

General

EGC – 571

Environmental Issues, Laws and Policies

2

2-0-0

8

Core

Computational Methods in Environmental Science

2

1-0-1

Second Semester Total Credits: 23

S.No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

Core

EES-513

Aquatic Environment

3

2-0-1

2

Core

EES – 627

Environmental Microbiology & Biotechnology

3

2-0-1

3

Core

EES – 514

Geomatics

3

2-0-1

4

Core

EES – 618

Analytical Techniques and Instrumentation

3

2-0-1

5

Core

EES – 520

Atmosphere, Weather and Climate

3

3-0-0

6

Elective

EES – 551:

Environment Waste Management

3

2-0-1

7

Elective

EES – 555:

Hazards, Risk Analysis and Management

2

1-1-0

8

General

EES 556

Society and Environmental Economics

3

3-0-0

COURSE CURRICULUM

 

Third   Semester Total Credits: 16

S .No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

Core

EES-554

Statistics & Computer Applications

3

2-0-1

2

Core

EES – 518

Environmental  Toxicology

3

2-0-1

3

Core

EES – 619

Green  Technology

2

2-0-0

4

Elective

Optional From List of electives

3

5

EES –635

Field Study/Internship

1+3

6

EES-680

Seminar

1

Fourth   Semester Total Credits: 10

S.No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

1

Core

EES-690                     

THESIS/DISSERTATION              

10

M. Sc. Environmental Science (Natural Resource Management)

First Semester Total Credits: 19

S. No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

Core

ENR – 512:

Energy Resources and Their Management     

3

3-0-0

2

Core

ENR – 514

Forest Ecosystem and Management              

3

2-0-1

3

Core

EES –521

Earth Surface and its Processes

3

3-0-0

4

Elective

ENR-556

Traditional Knowledge and IPR Issue

2

2-0-0

5

Elective

ENR – 557:

Himalayan Ecosystem and People                 

2

2-0-0

6

Elective

EES – 516:

Environmental Impact Assessment                

2

2-0-0

7

General

EGC – 571

Environmental Issues, Laws, and Policies    

2

2-0-0

8

Core

Computational Methods in Environmental Science

2

1-0-1

Second Semester Total Credits: 23

S. No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

Core

ENR-511

Water Resources and their Management

3

2-0-1

2

Core

ENR- 516

Biodiversity Assessment and Conservation

3

3-0-0

3

Core

EES- 618

Analytical Techniques and Instrumentation

3

2-0-1

4

Core

EES-514

Geomatics

3

2-0-1

5

Elective

EES-515

Hazards, Risks Analysis and Management   

2

1-1-0

6

Core

EES – 520:

Atmosphere, Weather and Climate                    

3

3-0-0

7

Elective

ENR- 558

Wildlife Management and Ecotourism   

3

3-0-0

8

General

EES -556

Society and Environmental Economics

3

3-0-0

Third   Semester Total Credits: 17

S.No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

Core

EES- 554                 

Statistics & Computer Applications                                

3

2-0-1

2

Core

ENR-555

Biological  Resources  Management         

2

2-0-0

3

Core

ENR – 553

Restoration  Ecology    

2

2-0-0

4

Core

EES – 619

Green  Technology

2

2-0-0

5

Elective

Optional From List of electives

3

6

EES –635

Field Study/ Internship

1+3

7

EES –680

Seminar

1

Fourth   Semester Total Credits: 10

S.No

Course Type

Course code

Course Title

Credit

1

Core

EES-690                      

DISSERTATION                 

10

COURSE CURRICULUM

 

M. Tech. Environmental Technology

First Semester Total Credits: 18

S.No

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

ETC-550

Basic Instrumentation in Environmental Science & Engineering

2

1-1-0

2

ETC-510

Principles and Design of Wastewater Treatment and Disposal Systems

2

2-0-0

3

ETC-590

Remote Sensing & GIS Application in Environmental Management

2

2-0-0

4

ETC-530

Solid and Hazardous Waste Management

2

2-0-0

5

ETC-500

Fundamental of Biological Processes & Environmental Engineering

2

2-0-1

6

ETC-540

Air Pollution and its Control

2

2-0-0

7

ETC-541

Lab 1 (Air pollution)

2

0-0-2

8

ETC-511

Lab 2 (Wastewater Treatment)

2

0-0-2

9

ETC-596

Computer  Application  in Environmental  Engineering

2

0-0-2

Second Semester Total Credits: 18

S.No

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

ETC-570

Environmental Management System, Impact Assessment & Environmental Audit

3

2-0-1

2

ETC-552

Environmental Quality and Pollution Monitoring Techniques

3

2-0-1

3

ETC-520

Applied Environmental Chemistry & Microbiology

3

3-0-0

4

ETC-560

Sustainable Urban Habitats and Green City

2

2-0-0

5

ETC-575

Industrial Safety & Health Management

2

2-0-1

6

ETC-597

Environmental  System  & Modeling

2

2-0-0

7

ETC-554

Lab 1 (Advance Environmental Instrumentations & Analysis Techniques)

3

0-0-3

Third Semester Total Credits: 22

S.No

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

ETC-592

Life cycle Assessment and Design of Environment

3

2-0-1

2

ETC-562

Renewable Energy Technology

3

2-0-1

3

Elective

3

3-0-0

4

ETC-580

Industrial Training/attachment (8 week) & Report Presentation

4

3-0-0

5

ETC-582

Technical and Scientific Writing

2

2-0-1

6

ETC-593

Project - I

4

2-0-0

7

ETC-591

Statistical Application

3

2-0-1

Fourth Semester Total Credits: 12

S.No

Course code

Course Title

Credit

L-T-P

1

ETC-594

Project - II

12

2-0-1

 

 

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