BS Environmental Science

BS in Environmental Science is a 4-years study program aiming to study the environment and related issues in all possible aspects. Moreover, it addresses the current issues related to the environment, specifically climate change, which has become a global threat. For those students who have the taste and passion for pursuing a multi-disciplinary career and field, Environmental Science is the best choice for them. This degree program trains the graduates to deal with environmental problems to protect human health and the environment. Environmental Science brings the way for the healthy interaction of human beings and the environment to ensure the sustainability of the environment.

Core Courses

  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Environmental Economics
  • GIS and Remote Sensing
  • Environmental toxicology
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Environmental Profile of Pakistan
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Introduction to Environmental Science
  • Functional Biology

Eligibility Criteria

  • Intermediate ( FSC pre-medical /equivalent).
  • 50% marks in previous degree.
  • Passing marks in Entry test.

Scope

As it is evident that environmental issues are arising continuously due to anthropogenic activities; hence the scope for graduates of the environment will never face any downfall. There is a lot of space to be worked on and outstanding career opportunities for the environmentalist. In addition, career opportunities greatly rely on the interests of the graduates because environmental Science is a vast interdisciplinary field. For instance, agriculture, NGOs for the protection of the environment, public institutes for environment sustainability, international and local environmental organizations, health institutes, research centers, and many other fields hire graduates of environmental Science and hence; offer opportunities to build a successful career in the respective field. However, a successful career depends on passion, critical thinking, keen observation, resilience, etc. Some of the job possibilities for environmentalists are as follows:

  • Environmental Technician
  • Research Associate
  • Environmental specialist
  • Professor
  • Environment Engineer

Universities Offering BS Environmental Science in Pakistan

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