Environmental Sciences

Brief Histroy: The Environmental Sciences Department at Fatima Jinnah Women University was established in 1999. During the short span of time, the department has grown exponentially and has been recognized nationally as well as internationally.

The Department is offering Bachelors (four years), M.Phil and Ph.D degrees. This department is a blend of social and natural sciences, catering for all spheres of environment. The degree includes a strong based curriculum including courses in diverse fields of environment. The Department believes that all students should be exposed to practical world by making internship and community work mandatory. These opportunities enhance the career planning, decision making and other organizational skills of the students. .

.Vision

The Department of Environmental Sciences educates visionary, pragmatic leaders in a collaborative interdisciplinary setting that is founded on academic excellence and the principles of environmental justice and sustainability.

Mission

Department train students to become environmental leaders working to create a sustainable society that embodies respect and care for the community of life, ecological integrity, social and economic justice, democracy, nonviolence, and peace. This vision inspires us to achieve excellence in our doctoral and master’s programs and collaborative community service.

Undergraduate Program

 


Award: Bachelors of Environmental Sciences
Attendance: Full Time
Duration: 4 Years

Eligibility Criteria

The minimum requirements for admission in a Bachelor degree program in Environmental Sciences is 12 years education (Premedical, Pre Engineering) at least 50% marks in Intermediate (HSSC).

Duration

The minimum duration for completion of BS degree is four years. The HEC allows a maximum period of seven years to complete BS degree requirements.

Degree Completion Requirements

To become eligible for award of BS degree, a student must satisfy the following requirements:

  1. Must have studied and passed the prescribed courses, totaling at least 130 credit hours.
  2. Must have earned CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) of at least 2.0 on a scale of 4.0.

M.Phil Program

 

M.Phil in Environmental Sciences
Award: M.Phil in Education
Attendance: Full Time
Duration: 2 Years

M.Phil in Environmental Sciences (Chemistry)
Award: M.Phil in Education
Attendance: Full Time
Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility Criteria

The minimum requirements for admission in a M.Phil degree program are:

  1. 14 years of Education in Environmental Sciences, Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Agricultural Science, Forestry, Earth Sciences Bio Chemistry, Bio Informatics, Environmental Engineering, Energy System Engineering, Civil Engineering, Material Sciences, Nanotechnology
  2. At least CGPA of 2.0 (on a scale of 4.0) or 60% Marks

Duration

The minimum duration for completion of M.Phil degree is two years. The HEC allows a maximum period of four years to complete M.Phil degree requirements.

Degree Completion Requirements

To become eligible for award of M.Phil degree, a student must satisfy the following requirements:

  1. Must have studied and passed the prescribed courses, totaling at least 30 credit hours.
  2. Must have earned CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) of at least 2.5on a scale of 4.0.

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Chairperson

Dr. Rohama Gill

Coordinator

Ms. Asma Aashir