Course - Under Graduate
BA/BSc in Environmental Management

Duration : 3 years (6 semesters)
Eligibility : +2 in any stream for BA Environmental Management
+ 2 in Science stream for BSc Environmental Management
The BA/BSc in Environmental Management is an integrated multi-disciplinary programme that will equip students with knowledge, skills and proficiencies to understand, identify and assess the qualitative, technical, anthropogenic, socio-economic and scientific components of environmental issues. The course aims to provide students with skills to manage different environmental issues, apply global standards and adapt to local conditions with integrated sustainability approach. Students will be equipped with efficient management of natural resources, prevention and mitigation of pollution.

About the Course:
The course is designed to provide an understanding of scientific principles and social components with factors playing a role in the environment both natural and man-made. It will allow students to learn different ways and methods to manage such situations and conditions.  This course will cater practical skills in the field, laboratory, community and geographical information science. Students will obtain and apply relevant skills and knowledge in the fields of ecology, physical and chemical environment, environmental monitoring and assessment and community and social development. The course is structured in such a manner that will allow students to examine global issues, tools for management and decision making, laws and policies related to environment and will be able to combine their skills to environmental issues from sustainability perception. The special component of the course is the tribe and environment perspective which will be supported by case studies of traditional methods which are environment friendly.

Job Prospects:
Graduates of BA/BSc Environmental Management program have a number of career options in environmental science and management. Graduates can find work in research facilities, NGOs, private sector, public sector, and Research & Development Laboratories. Some popular career options include the Environmental Analyst, Environmental Manager, Natural Resource Manager, Conservationist, Environmental Consultant, Wildlife Film-maker, Environment Journalists,   Environment Photographer, Environment Activists etc.

This course is offered in:-

Department of Environment & Traditional Ecosystems,
Martin Luther Christian University,
Block 1, Dongktieh, Nongrah
Shillong 793006.

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Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Ph: 0364-2535467/0364- 2535437
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