Climate change and Sustainability in the context of Environment Development and Management is an offbeat unique career for students desiring to work in India or abroad. It is an interdisciplinary research-oriented subject interfaced between a human society with the geographical and biological environment across the globe.
This study in more industry and research related available at the Post Graduation level for both Science and Non-Science background students mostly at the premiere colleges. The study focuses on Climate Change affecting the global environment in the present context as well as futuristic assessment.
The major topics covered in the course are climate policy, renewable energy, water policy & governance, natural resources & environmental governance, etc. in the perspective of overall human and societal development.
The academic program assesses the needs of social, economic, environmental, and cultural aspects of communities and trains the students to experience, embrace and engage through practical fieldwork and class learning. It is all about making sure that industrial and commercial activity meets the needs of modern-day people along with preserving the environment for the future.
After completion of the Master's course, a student can work for an environmental NGO (non-government organization), academic & research institution, consultancy firms, government organizations, such as Environment Agency, MNC (multinational corporation) for its Corporate Social Responsibility, etc.
The career has a wide scope in the Private, Public, and Government sectors. To name premiere Universities/Colleges offering this course under MA or MSC or MBA or PG Diploma program are as follows:
1.Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai
2.Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
3.TERI University, Delhi
4.Xavier University, Bhubaneswar
5.IIM, Lucknow, Ahmedabad
6.Amity University, Noida
7.Ambedkar University, Delhi
8.Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal
9.Azim Premji University, Bangalore
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