Offered by the Department of Zoology and Environment Sciences
The MSc in Environmental Science offered by the Department of Zoology and Environment Sciences, University of Colombo, is a two-year postgraduate degree (SLQE Level 9) program compromising of both e-learning and conventional mode of delivery courses.
BSc degree in any of the following fields: Biological Sciences, Forestry & Environmental Science, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Physical Sciences or any other relevant field, obtained from a UGC approved university
Equivalent qualification/s acceptable to the senate of the University of Colombo.
Application Fee: LKR 2500/-
Course Fee: 175,000/-
Library Fee: 1500/-
Examination Fee: 10,500/-
*The course fee can be paid as two installments.
The duration of the entire program is 02 years.
MSc in Environmental Sciences is a 2-year part-time study programme designed to cater to a wide range of interested persons such as biologist, chemists, mathematicians, economists, engineers, geographers and sociologists, among others.
The programme takes on a multidisciplinary approach and hence will give students a wide range of a basic and applied knowledge and skills, enabling them to adopt a holistic approach to environmental problems solving, which increase employment opportunities in a wide range of fields.
Further the programme provides many modules on-line, allowing students to study at their own pace and during non-working hours
Lectures and laboratory sessions conducted on Friday (4 to 6 pm) and Saturdays. Some field work will conduct on Sundays as well.
|MEN 5101||Foundation Course||30L, 30P, 3C|
|MEN 5103||Environmental economics, Demography and Sociology||30L, 30P, 3C|
|MEN 5102||Principles of Ecology and Fundamentals of Conservation Biology||30L, 30P, 3C|
|MEN 5104||Tools for sustainable development||30L, 30P, 3C|
|MEN 5105||Environmental Risk Assessment and monitoring||30L, 3C|
|MEN 5106||Environmental Health||30L, 30P, 3C|
|MEN 5201||Environmental Law||15L, 1C|
|MEN 5202||Research Methodology||30L, 2C|
|MEN 5203||Environmental Certification||30L, 2C|
|MEN 5204||Graduate Seminar||1C|
|MEN 5205||Mini Project||5C|
Further information regarding the MSc Programme can be obtained by contacting the programme coordinator
Contact details of the programme coordinator are as follows.
|Name||Phone No||Mobile No|
|Dr. Devanmini Halwaturafirstname.lastname@example.org||011 250 3399||071 811 3301|