Department of Environment Science Back


Department of Environmental Science was established in the year 2003. Environmental Sciences has been introduced as a compulsory subject at Undergraduate level by the order of Supreme Court of India in 2003. The objectives of the subject are to acquaint the students about the processes in the natural world and their modification by human activities and to understand the current environmental problems that the world is facing today. Also field trips are organised on regular basis by the department to provide an opportunity to study the state of degrading environment. The skill based courses were also introduced in the year 2017 to for enhancing the skills of students in such a way so that they get employment and also improve entrepreneurship. The students can get placement in various Consulting Firms, NGO’s, Industries and Various agencies involved in combating Environmental problems.


Undergraduate Programme

Environmental Sciences is a compulsory subject at B.A, B.Sc, B.Com, and B.C.A 1st & 2nd Semester. The Department offers skill based courses in Solid Waste management, Environmental Impact Assessment, Environmental Pollution and Environmental hazards in 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th Semester under CBCS programme.
Postgraduate Programmes

Currently no P.G Programme is offered by the department.

Dr. Deepshikha Sharma
Assistant Professor & HOD
Department of Environment Science
Govt. Degree College
Kathua, J&K, India.
E-mail: [email protected]