IGNOU to offer Post Graduate Diploma In Environmental Studies programme; check details
After completing the programme, learners will be able to play decisive roles in addressing the environmental and sustainability concerns in India and across the world
Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has introduced the Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Studies program starting from the July 2023 session. The university recognizes the need to address the environmental challenges caused by human activities and aims to develop a knowledgeable workforce in various areas including climate change, pollution, waste management, sanitation, biodiversity conservation, resource management, forest and wildlife conservation, and sustainable development.
The Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Studies program aims to create awareness about a wide range of environmental concerns. It provides a lateral entry opportunity for students with an MA in Environmental Studies and promotes the concept of “Lifestyle for the Environment (LIFE).” Upon completion of the program, learners will be equipped to play significant roles in addressing environmental and sustainability issues in India and globally.
The program enables learners to contribute to the restoration, protection, and sustainability of the environment while understanding the interconnectedness of its various components. It equips learners with the necessary tools and skills to assess environmental conditions, propose sustainable solutions, and contribute to the development of suitable policies for environmental planning and sustainable development.
Prospective candidates interested in applying for the program can refer to the IGNOU common prospectus. The admission link can be accessed at ignouadmission.samarth.edu.in.