The Department of Environmental Science was created in 2011 with the aim of providing innovative knowledge and awareness at the forefront of interdisciplinary sciences focusing on environmental care and renewable energy. The department is established with well-equipped smart classes, laboratory and library, and offers new interdisciplinary curricula for the postgraduate students. The curricula cover the subjects with the current thrust areas of various environmental and renewable-energy sciences. The full spectrum of education and research provided by the Department of Environmental Science is characterized by a passionate commitment to rigorous scholarship and interdisciplinary effort. The Department is striving for industry partnership and collaboration with Foreign Universities, which enable post graduates and research scholars to have direct exposure to industrial careers through internships, scholarships and fellowships.
Creating and maintaining excellence in Environmental Science and contributing our knowledge and effort in bringing up rich posterity.
To transform science and serve society by educating, creating and putting knowledge to work on a large scale and with excellence.
To train students to conduct research in the broad areas of Environmental Science.
To establish a network with National and International organizations to conduct frontline research towards emerging issues of regional and
global environment, and developing sustainable remedies.
M.Sc. (Environmental Science)
Candidate who has passed the B.Sc. Degree in Environmental
Biology/Life Science/Botany/Zoology/Microbiology/Biotechnology/Biochemistry/Chemistry/Physics/Bioinformatics/Home science/Food
Science and Nutrition/B.Sc.(Agri./Forestry)/B.VSc./B.F.Sc./B.Tech./BSMS/BAMS/BUMS or an examination of any other University
recognised by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto shall be eligible for admission to M.Sc. Degree Course in Environmental Science.
The department is equipped with good classroom, library and laboratory facilities for both PG and research students for their studies and for carrying out research and student practical works in various multidisciplinary fields of Environmental Science.
The laboratory is facilitated with adequate facilities and instruments such as simple ph meter, conductivity meter, flame photometer, UV Vis spectrophotometer, Vacuum Rotary Evaporator, Deep Freezer, Incubator shaker, Weather Monitoring Station, Respirable Dust Sampler, Electrophoretic apparatus, Trinocular microscope and other accessories.
Full time internet facilities and arena for discussion forums provides an encouraging environment within the department.
Phytoremedial assessment of metal tolerant flora in the vicinity of metal based industrial clusters of western Tamil Nadu
Dr. K. Murugesan
Investigation and Development of an Integrated Strategy for Enhanced Degradation of Persistent organic Pollutants and Biogas Production from sewage sludge
Dr. Jayanthi Palaniyappan
Ecological and Molecular toxicity studies of Neonicotinoid pesticide residues on Indigenous Earth worm species
Functional Role of c-Met in the Regulation of Topol and Pax5 and Therapeutic Inhibition in Small Cell Lung Cancer (SCLC)
Dr. P. Sivasankar
Bioethanol production from complex hemicellulose agricultural wastes, using actinobacteria as the mediator: A measure of sustainable energy production
Dr. K. Murugesan
Development of an Innovative Bioprocess for Treatment and Recycling of Domestic and Industrial Wastewater
Dr. P. Thangavel
Insights into the mechanisms of Fe and Cd accumulation in rice: Prospecting towards Fe-enriched Cd-free rice
Dr. P. Seedevi
Marine natural biopolymer as a mediator to control the viral replication against viral induced mice; a source of Octopus and Seaweeds
Professor and Head
Department of Environmental Science
Periyar Palkalai Nagar
Salem – 636011
Ph: 0427-2345766 (Ext.No:239 & 240)
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