Department of Environmental Sciences

Scheme of Studies

BS ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

4 Years Degree Program

Eligibility Criteria for BS-Environmental Science

  • The eligibility for admission is F.Sc. Pre-Medical or Pre-Engineering with 60% marks or A-level with equivalent marks.
  • All other requirements as per university policy (please see university admission criteria for BS)

 SCHEME OF STUDY (BS 4-Year) Session: 2019 -2023 and Onwards

 Year-I

SEMESTER-I

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

CC/Eng-106

Functional English

3(3+0)

Maj/Env-101

Introduction to Environment

3(2+1)

Maj/Env-102

Introduction to Earth Science

4(3+1)

Maj/Env-103

General Chemistry

4(3+1)

Maj/Env-104

Principles of Life-I

4(3+1)

 

Total Credits

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEMESTER-II   

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

CC/Eng-109

Basic Study and Writing Skills

3(3+0)

CC/Isl-101/

CC/Phil-101

Islamic Education /

Ethics (For Non-Muslims)

2(2+0)

CC/Math-101

Mathematics

3(3+0)

Maj/Env-106

Environmental Physics

3(2+1)

Maj/Env-110

Environmental Pollution

4(3+1)

Maj/Env-111

Principles of Life-II

3(2+1)

 

Total Credits

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year-II

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

CC/PS- 102

Pakistan Studies

2(2+0)

CC/CS-201

Introduction to Computer

3(2+1)

CC/Eng-205

Communication Skills-II

3(3+0)

Maj/Env-109

Basic Environmental Chemistry

3(3+0)

Maj/Env-204

Fundamentals of Ecology

3(3+ 0)

Maj/Env-208

Pollution Control Technologies

3(2+1)

 

Total Credits

17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEMESTER-III 
SEMESTER-IV 

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

CC/Stat-201

Statistics

3(3+0)

Maj/Env-206

Environmental Microbiology

4(3+1)

Maj/Env-209

Environmental Profile of Pakistan

2(2+0)

Maj/Env-307

Applied Ecology

3(2+1)

Maj/Env-311

Environmental Toxicology

3(2+1)

Maj/Env-409

Climatology

3(2+1)

 

Total Credits

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year-III

SEMESTER-V 

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

Maj/Env-207

Environmental Monitoring

3(2+1)

Maj/Env-302

Environmental Economics

3(3+0)

Maj/Env-304

Public Health and Environment

4(3+1)

Maj/Env-310

Remote Sensing and Geographical  Information System (GIS)

4(3+1)

Maj/Env-412

Natural Resource Management

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEMESTER-VI

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

Maj/Env-205

Biodiversity and Conservation

4(3+1)

Maj/Env-305

Environmental Biotechnology

3(2+1)

Maj/Env-401

Environmental Management System

4(4+0)

EC/Env-

Elective Course *(Annexure-A)

3(3+0)

EC/Env-

Elective Course *(Annexure-A)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Year-IV

SEMESTER-VII

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

Maj/Env-308

Environmental Impact Assessment

4(3+1)

Maj/Env-403

Research Methodology

3(3+0)

Maj/Env-404

Analytical Techniques in Environmental Science

3(1+2)

EC/Env-

Elective Course *(Annexure-A)

3(3+0)

EC/Env-

Elective Course *(Annexure-A)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEMESTER-VIII

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

Maj/Env-405

Environmental Law, Policies and Regulations

4(4+0)

Maj/Env-411

Climate Change

3(3+0)

Maj/Env-407

Internship/Research Project**

06

Maj/Env-408

Seminar

02

 

Total Credits                                      

15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Credit Hours: 18+18+17+18+17+17+16+15=136 CR

*Elective courses will be offered to the students from the Annexure-A on the availability of faculty member.

**Research Project will be offered in 7th Semester.

Annexure-A

 List of Elective Courses (BS Environmental Science)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

EC/Env-108

Energy Recourses

3(2+1)

EC/Env-201

Air Pollution and Management

3(2+1)

EC/Env-203

Soil and Environment

3(2+1)

EC/Env-301

Solid Waste Management

3(3+0)

EC/Env-303

Disaster Risk Management

3(3+0)

EC/Env-309

Occupational Health and Safety

3(2+1)

EC/Env-406

Environmental Education

3(2+ 1)

MS Environmental Science
2 Years Degree Program
Eligibility Criteria for MS Environmental Science
All the applicants with minimum 16 years of educations (BS/M.Sc./Equivalent) in the subject of Environmental Science/ Botany/Chemistry/Zoology/Physics/Agriculture/MBBS/Pharmacy/Geography are eligible.

  • All other requirements as per university policy (Please see University Admission Eligibility Criteria for MS Program)

SCHEME OF STUDY (MS 2Years)
Session: 2019-2021 and Onwards

Year-I

SEMESTER-I

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

Env-519

Research Methods in Environmental Science

3(3+0)

Env-503

Science of Climate Change

3(3+0)

Env-504

Environmental Analytical Techniques and Laboratory Management

3(2+1)

Env-*

Elective-I

3(3+0)

TOTAL CREDIT                                           

12

SEMESTER-II

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

Env-531

Strategic Environmental Assessment

3 (3+0)

Env-*

Elective-II

3(3+0)

Env-*

Elective-III

3(3+0)

Env-*

Elective-IV

3 (3+0)

TOTAL CREDIT

12

Year-II

SEMESTER-III & IV

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

Env-601

Research Reading and Seminar

2

Env-602

Research Thesis/Research Project

10

Env*   Elective Course will be offered to the students from the Annexure-A on the availability of faculty member and number of students.   

 ANNEXURE –A
List of Elective Courses for MS Environmental Science

Course No

Course Title

Credit Hours

Env-501

Environmental Chemistry

3(3+0)

Env-506

Energy and Environment

3(3+0)

Env-514

Project Development and Management

3(3+0)

Env-515

Treatment and Management of Waste Water

3(3+0)

Env-520

Environmental Biotechnology

3(3+0)

Env-522

 Environmental Epidemiology

3(3+0)

Env-523

Sustainable Development

3(3+0)

Env-524

Green Economy

3(3+0)

Env-526

Wildlife  and Forest Conservation

3(3+0)

Env-527

CDM

3(3+0)

Env-529

Gender and Environment

3(3+0)

Env-530

Environment Risk Assessment and Management

3(3+0)

Env-532

Cleaner Production Technologies

3(3+0)

Env-533

Agrochemicals in Environment

3(3+0)

Env-534

Environmental Auditing

3(3+0)

Env-535

Remediation Strategies for Contaminated Environment

3(3+0)

Env-536

Principles and Applications of Bioremediation

3(3+0)

Env-537

Environmental Application of Nanomaterial

3(3+0)

Env-538

Polymers and the Environment

3(3+0)

Ph.D. ENVIRONMENTAL Science

Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D.

  • All the applicants with minimum 18 years of education (M.Phil./MS/Equivalent) in the subject of Environmental Science/ Botany/Zoology/Chemistry/Physics/Agriculture/MBBS/Pharmacy/Geography/

Wild life and Fisheries are eligible.

  • All other requirements as per university policy (Please see University Admission Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. Program)

Specializations Offered

  • Sustainable Water Resource Management
  • Biodiversity
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Environmental Green Chemistry
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Environmental Nanotechnology
  • Solid waste management
  • Alternate Energy Resources
  • Bio-fuel Techniques
  • Applied Microbiology
  • Environment and Health
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Conservation
  • Environmental Plant Pathology
  • Phytochemistry
  • Soil and Environment

 SCHEME OF STUDY

  • Total 18 Credits course work in two semesters (9 credits teaching in Semester 1 and 9 Credits teaching in Semester II). (The courses will be offered according to the area of specialization opted by the candidate)Comprehensive Examination is compulsory prior to the approval of synopsis for the award of Ph.D. Candidacy