Ph.D. (Environment Studies) Doctor of Philosophy in Environment Studies
Ph.D. Environment Studies or Doctor of Philosophy in Environment Studies is a doctorate Environmental Science. Environmental Science is a study of environment (surrounding) in chemical, biological and physical context. It is also a higher study of pollution, energy conservation, climatic changes, plastic menace, biodiversity and global warming. Environmental Science is a combination of both social science and natural science. The duration of the course is three years and it is an important one that opens a lot of career scopes for them after its completion.
Ph.D. Environment Studies Eligibility
M.Phil. Degree and a Post-Graduate degree in a relevant discipline with minimum 55% marks (50% for SC/ ST/ PH candidates) or an equivalent grade from a University or a recognized institution of higher training.
Masters Degree in a relevant discipline with minimum 55% (50% for SC/ST/PH candidates) or an equivalent grade from a university or a recognized institution of higher learning and five years of teaching/industry/ administration / professional experience at senior level.
Those who want to understand the earth processes such as pollution control, managing of natural resources, comprehensive climate changes and evaluating other energy systems are good match for it.
Candidates having fundamental knowledge of the relevant environmental sciences to be intelligent users of scientific information also are suitable for it.
Applicants seeking jobs of environmental scientists can go in international agencies, national governments, industries, MNCs, research institutes etc.
How is Ph.D. Environment Studies Course Beneficial?
The environmental studies trains students for careers in the academic, public, private or non-profit sectors and have ability to think critically, creatively, and holistically about environmental issues.
After passing the doctorate course students learn that how natural and engineered environmental systems work and what one can do in order to protect and develop them.
They can join educational institutions as teachers and lecturers in schools and universities. For becoming a permanent lecturer they have to have NET pass certificate and the other guidelines of UGC.
Ph.D. Environment Studies Job Types
Lecturer & Teacher
Forest Carbon Specialist
Senior Program Officer
Director of Waste Management
Senior Catastrophe Risk Modeller
Environment Management Analyst
Manager - Safety, Health and Environment
Test Environment Support Analyst
Colleges and Institutes
Colleges offering Ph.D. (Environment Studies) in India