Updated on Dec 6, 2018 05:37 IST

Energy is an important factor for the development of any country. The level of development or advancements in a country depends on the energy consumption of that country. Energy, however, is something which does not come for free and humans are paying a severe price for it in the form of environment degradation.

Due to massive environment degradation and shortage of skilled people to tackle environment related problems, there is a good scope for candidates in the industry.  

There are many universities and colleges in India which provide energy and environment courses to candidates. Get all details related to energy and environment programmes in terms of eligibility criteria, courses curriculum, job prospects and more below.

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Required Skillset for Energy & Environment

Skills that candidates looking to pursue a course in energy and environment should possess are mentioned below:

Skillset for Energy & Environment Candidates

Management skills Technical skills
Research skills Problem-solving skills
Commitment Dedication
Hardwork Leadership skills

 

Energy & Environment: Eligibility Criteria

Candidates can pursue a course in energy and environment at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Eligibility criteria for both levels of courses is as mentioned below:

UG Courses: Candidates should clear Class 12th in Science stream with at least 50% - 60% marks.

PG Courses: Candidates should clear graduation in Science or Engineering background with at least 50% - 60% marks.

Note: The eligibility criteria mentioned above is basic and might vary from institute to institute.

Course Curriculum for Energy & Environment

There are many courses related to energy and environment sciences such as BSc, MSc, BTech, MTech, and MBA. Given below is the curriculum for two popular energy and environment courses – BTech and MBA:

BTech Energy & Environment (4 Years Duration)

BTech Energy & Environment Course Curriculum

Matrices, Analytical Geometry and Differential Equations

Introduction to Computer Technology

Engineering Physics

Principles of Analytical Chemistry

Production Technology of Field Crops

Manufacturing Practices

Engineering Drawing

General Microbiology

English for Effective Communication

National Service Scheme/ National Cadet Corps

Physical Education

Vector Calculus and Complex Analysis

Programming in C++

Principles of Agricultural Economics

Basic Horticulture

Engineering Mechanics

Electrical Engineering

Thermodynamics

Heat and Mass Transfer

Field Surveying and Leveling

Partial Differential Equations and Transform Theories

Strength of Materials

Theory of machines

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics

Biochemical Engineering

Fossil Fuel Engineering

Remote Sensing and GIS in Environmental Applications

Numerical methods for engineering applications

Fundamentals of Agri Business management

Forest Resource Management

Electronics and Instrumentation

Machine Design and Computer Aided Drawing

Heat Power Engineering

Building materials, Construction, Estimating and Costing

Biochemical Conversion Technology

Fundamentals of Environmental Engineering

Engineering Statistics

Fundamentals and Applications of Nanotechnology

Thermochemical Conversion Technology

Solar Energy Engineering

Water pollution and control

Hydrology and water resources

Public health engineering

Experiential Learning

Operations Research

Soft Skills for Employability

Power Plant Engineering

Wind Energy Conversion Technology and Energy storage

Energy Auditing and Management

Waste water engineering

Municipal solid waste management engineering

Air pollution control Engineering

Energy Efficiency and Performance Assessment

Emerging Alternate Energy Conversion Systems

Industrial Waste Treatment and Management

Environmental Impact Assessment - Engineering

Environmental Impact Assessment – Economics

 

MBA Energy & Environment (2 Years Duration)

MBA Energy & Environment Course Curriculum

Business Statistics

Managerial Economics

Advance Data Driven Decision Making

Business Communication

Essentials of Marketing Management

Financial Accounting

Basics of Financial Management

Human Resource Management

Non Renewable Energy Sources

Renewable Energy Sources and Technologies

Climate Change, Carbon Markets and Financing

Environment Impact Assessment

Governance and Corporate Sustainability

Energy Audits and Energy Management

Oil and Gas Economies

Environment Management Systems

Global Business Environment

Financial Management

Cost Accounting

Management of Operations

Marketing Research

Organizational Behaviour

Operations Research

Export Import Management

Project Management Suite

Business and Natural Capital Management

Sustainability Standards - Application, Analysis and Reporting

Water and Sustainable Development

Integrated Disaster Management

International Business and Global Strategy

Corporate Social Responsibility

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

Energy Analytics

ERP-Business Process Integration

Global Strategic Management

Electricity Regulatory Issues and Mechanisms

Industrial Ecology and Waste management

Advanced Energy Management

Six Sigma

Advanced Strategic Management

Contracting in Energy Sector

Public Private Partnerships

Oil and Gas-Processing and Distribution

Safety and Quality Management

Renewable Energy Project Development and Finance

Sustainable Supply Chain

Green Buildings and Rating Systems

Project Management

Business Statistics with R

Business and Social Impact Management

Environment Modelling and GIS

Sustainable Marketing

 

Energy & Environment: Job Profiles

Candidates with a degree in energy and environment can find employment opportunities in various private and public sector firms. After completing a postgraduate course in energy and environment, interested candidates can also pursue PhD in a related subject to build their career in the field of research.

Given below are some popular job profiles for energy and environment students:

Job Profiles for Energy and Environment Students

Environmental Specialist

Energy Manager

Research Associate

Safety Officer

Strategy Consultant

Energy Management Specialist

Project Engineer

Energy Auditor

Field Engineer

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Popular Energy & Environment Colleges in India

Following are the most popular Energy & Environment Colleges in India. Learn more about these Energy & Environment colleges (Courses, Reviews, Answers & more) by downloading the Brochure.
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Popular Private Energy & Environment Colleges in India

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Highest Salary-21.66 Lacs (International), Average Salary of top Quartile (25%)- 8.26 Lacs

Popular Energy & Environment UG Courses in India

Following are the most popular Energy & Environment UG Courses . You can explore the top Colleges offering these UG Courses by clicking the links below.

UG Courses

Popular Energy & Environment PG Courses in India

Following are the most popular Energy & Environment PG Courses . You can explore the top Colleges offering these PG Courses by clicking the links below.

PG Courses

Comments

How is the placement for M.Sc in Environmental Science in IGNOU?

Reply to Rama Rao

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sharath

Beginner-Level 1

3 days ago

IGNOU has its own placement cell called CPC. The cell conducts on-campus and off-campus placement and employability enhancement activities at the head office and its regional centres. It can be observed that the number has grown tremendously over the years. Compared to 2018, 2019 witnessed a 2.9%...IGNOU has its own placement cell called CPC. The cell conducts on-campus and off-campus placement and employability enhancement activities at the head office and its regional centres. It can be observed that the number has grown tremendously over the years. Compared to 2018, 2019 witnessed a 2.9% increase in the number of students who participated in the placements. It can be observed that the number has grown tremendously over the years. IGNOU now Offering Master of Science Programme in Environmental Science (MSCENV) Indira Gandhi National Open University offers admission to Master in Environmental Science for the January 2022 and July sessions.
Career Scope of M.Sc. Environmental Science
Environmental Consultant. Environmental Scientist. Environmental Science Manager. Wildlife Filmmaker. Environmental Journalists. Director of Waste Management. Environmental Photographer. Lecturer and many more. IGNOU Distance M.Sc. is beneficial for students in many ways. First of all, the degree offered by the university is valuable and recognised by UGC-DEB. The degrees offered by IGNOU is valid not only in India but also abroad. In this sector, you can be employed by various organizations are such as Pollution Control Board, Water Authority and Urban Planning. Many private organizations like Food processing industries, Refineries, Distilleries and Fertilizer plants are also offering various job opportunities for the graduates in this field. Employment of environmental scientists and specialists is projected to grow 8 percent from 2020 to 2030, about as fast as the average for all occupations. About 9,400 openings for environmental scientists and specialists are projected each year, on average, over the decade.

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Pranav Kaushal

Contributor-Level 10

3 days ago

Suggest some Universities residing in Texas for environmental Science MS programme within 10k dollar yearly tuition fee.

Reply to ayesha asadnov

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Group Captain Vinayak Deodhar

Scholar-Level 18

2 months ago

Hello Ayesha Asadnov, it's very nice to hear from you that you are interested in doing studies in Texas. I would strongly recommend that you must approach an agency that is dealing with sending students to US. This is so as admissions there are NIT based on only academic performance but on many m...Hello Ayesha Asadnov, it's very nice to hear from you that you are interested in doing studies in Texas. I would strongly recommend that you must approach an agency that is dealing with sending students to US. This is so as admissions there are NIT based on only academic performance but on many more things. These agencies will guide you correctly. Best wishes to you.

What are the placement chances for MBA in environmental management in Chatrapati shahu institute of Business Education and research?

Reply to Vaishnavi Falke

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Riya verma

Contributor-Level 10

2 months ago

Chatrapati Shahu institute of Business Education and research
shows a satisfactory placement record.

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HARSH YADAV

Beginner-Level 5

2 months ago

Chhatrapati Shahu Institute of Business Education and Research placement package offered to the students is about INR 1.5-3.5 LPA based on the academic and interview performance.
Fees structure of MBA is INR 1.40 Lacs.

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