PhD in environmental science is an excellent research program for those looking for advancing their knowledge and expertise in aspects instrumental in making a big difference in our fight against forces causing much harm to the earth's environment. Through your research you could be bringing changes in policy, documentation, education or technology, thus advancing the field of environmental science. Environmental science is a vast field and one has to select his or her area of specialization depending upon one's expertise and area of interest. A few such selects areas are energy conservation, sustainable development, forestry management, conservation science, ecosystems, remote sensing, marine biology, botany and etcetera.
Eligibility and course duration
M.Sc or M.Phil in environmental science and other related fields. Those with M.Phil qualification need not to attend the entrance test but other postgraduates have to appear for both entrance as well as interview.
It takes minimum 3-5 years to complete the program.