Does the mounting garbage bother you? Do you care for the environment? Then you surely are aware of the hazards caused by the increasing waste.
With a career in waste management, you coordinate and manage waste disposal, waste collection and recycling operations. The duties include:
- Work with teams to create well-designed waste disposal plans.
- Monitor waste disposal areas.
- Write and monitor different types of necessary reports.
- Ensure that all waste management measures are in keeping with the laws and regulations
- Oversee and administer waste management budgets.
Eligibility Criteria and Higher Studies
Aspiring students should have completed a Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent in subjects like Environmental Science, Biology, Environmental Engineering or Geography can pursue M.Sc. in Environmental Management.
Curriculum and Core Subjects
The syllabus for M.Sc. in Environmental Management is as follows:
|Sr. No.||Subjects of Study|
|1||Basics of environment and its management|
|3||Environmental chemistry and pollution|
|4||Environmental earth science and natural hazards management|
|6||Environmental sampling and data analysis|
|7||Analytical methods for environmental monitoring|
|8||Management process and Organizational behaviour|
|9||Environmental law and management|
II and Fieldwork|
|10||Remote sensing and GIS – Application in environmental management|
|11||Energy and environment|
|13||Basics of water supply and treatment|
III and Fieldwork|
|15||Environmental impact assessment & risk analysis|
|16||Air pollution management|
|18||Solid waste management and disposal|
|19||(a) M.Sc. Dissertation & (b) Viva-Voce|
- Colleges and Universities
- Environmental Management Boards
- Coastal Management Centers
- Biotech Companies
- Multinational companies
Careers Related To The Field
- Analyst – Environmental Management
- Manager – Environmental Management
- Environmental Officer/Manager
- Manager – Environmental Management Pharmaceutical
- Environmental Management System Assistant
- Environmental Economist
- Team Leader/Coastal Management Specialist
- Environmental Biotechnologist
- Environmental Technician – Supplier Management
- Trainee Medical Representative
- Product Manager – Environmental Health & Safety
The average salary is INR 62,000 in public sector companies and INR 1.31 lacs in private sector companies.
- Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat
- Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi
- Dimoria College, Kamrup, Assam
- Gauhati University, Guwahati, Assam