Jamia Millia Islamia(JMI) will now also be a center for environmental science education. Under which the Department of Environmental Studies will start working in Jamia from the upcoming session. Under this department, Jamia is going to start Masters and Ph.D. courses in Environmental Sciences.
The environmental science and management course will start soon. According to Dr. Kafeel Ahmed, the head of the Jamia Department of Environmental Studies, the process of appointing teachers for the department has started. The appointment of teachers will be completed soon. With this, we are going to start the MSc Environmental Science and Management course under this department from the upcoming academic session. This course is different from other courses in environmental science. Every effort has been made to make it an employable curriculum.
Under this, the students pursuing degrees from this course will be able to get employment easily in all the major and institutes related to the environment and pollution. Along with this, Ph.D. from environmental science will also be started in Jamia by the end of the year.
Admission will be done based on the entrance examination
According to Dr. Kafeel Ahmed, head of the Jamia Department of Environmental Studies, 40 seats have been placed for admission to the MSc Environmental Science and Management course. Out of which, 20 seats will be regular and 20 seats will be operated in self-finance mode.
The annual fees for seats admitted from regular seats at JMI are 8 thousand and for self-finance mode seats, the annual fee has been fixed at 45 thousand. Admission to this course of IGNOU will be based on the entrance examination. Students can apply for B.Sc. and Engineering pass from science subjects for admission.