The department of Environmental Science is committed to providing all students an excellent educational and research experience that includes real-life environmental problem solving, field and laboratory work using tools of remote sensing, nanotechnology, ecology, environmental biotechnology, and chemistry. Looking at the present scenario and futuristic needs, the department has established with the objectives:

  • To impart knowledge of environmental problems of regional and global scale.
  • To train the students for scientific analyses of environmental components for efficient environmental decision making and management.
  • To act as an interface between academia and organization for interdisciplinary collaboration for environmental research.


M. Sc. Environmental Science (02 years)











I/II (First Year)


Soil Science


Waste Water Treatment

Environmental Disasters and Management

Solid Waste Management

Natural Resources, Biodiversity and Wildlife Conservation 

Coastal and Marine Environment

Environmental Legislation

Energy and Environment

Environmental Impact Assessment and Management

Global Climate Change Science

Forest Ecology and Management

Sustainable Agriculture and Environmental Practices

Environmental Statistics and Computer Programming

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)


M.Sc. (2 Years) Courses credit distribution (Electives Courses-II)





III/IV(Second Year)


Geo-informatics for Forest Management

Occupational Hazards

Water Resource Management

Aquatic and Chemical Ecology

Glaciology and Climate Change

Environmental Stress on Vegetation 

Carbon Capture and Sequestration Technology


Integrated M. Sc. Environmental Science (05 years)


Doctor of Philosophy


Dr. Alok Kumar

Assistant Professor

M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. (Environmental Sciences)


Dr. Garima Kaushik

Assistant Professor

M.Sc, NET-JRF (UGC), Ph.D (JNU, Delhi)


Dr. Nivedita Chaudhary

Assistant Professor

M.Sc.; NET-JRF (UGC); Ph.D. (BHU, India); PostDoc (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem & Agriculture Research Organization, Israel)



Dr. Rajesh Kumar

Professor, Head & Dean

Ph.D. (Geophysics/Meteorology) from BHU, M.Sc. (Tech.) in Geophysics (Meteorology) from BHU and DYSc. From BHU


Dr. Ritu Singh

Assistant Professor



Dr. Shailesh patidar

Assistant Professor

M.Sc. (Sardar Patel University), NET, Ph.D. (CSIR-CSMCRI, MKBU), Postdoc- University of Michigan, USA. Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea.





Head of the Department


For admission related queries contact:

For Integrated M.Sc. Environmental Science

Dr. Alok Kumar


For M.Sc. Environmental Science

Dr. Shailesh Patidar