B.Sc Honors in Environmental Sciences

B.Sc Honors in Environmental Sciences

The Environmental Sciences program has been designed to provide the students with concepts, methods and practical field experience in air quality, water quality assessment, endangered species management, industrial hygiene, environmental policy, environmental pollution / impact assessment and pollution control technology through a multidisciplinary approach.

A variety of career opportunities for environmental scientists in government, industry, NGO’s, private companies and consulting firms are available for students graduating with a BS degree in Environmental Sciences.

Admission Requirement

  • FA/F.Sc Part-I with minimum 60% marks OR A-level in three main subjects (no subsidiary) with minimum Grade B (60%) with Equivalence Certificate OR Grade 12 with minimum Grade B (60%) with Equivalence Certificate.
  • SSC (Science Group) with a minimum Grade B (60%) OR O-level in eight subjects with minimum Grade B (60%) with Equivalence Certificate OR any equivalent examination.
  • Preference will be given to F.Sc students.

Degree Requirements for B.Sc Honors in Environmental Sciences 4 years program

To receive B.Sc Honors in Environmental Sciences degree, a student must complete a total of 131 credit hours with a minimum CGPA of 2.50.

Road Map

Sr. No. Course Type Course Title Cr. Hrs.
Semester I
1 Major Chemistry For Environment 4
2 Major Principles of Life 4
3 Core English – I 3
4 Core Introduction to Computers 3
5 General General -I 3
Total 17
Semester II
1 Major Introduction to Environmental Issues 3
2 Core English – II 3
3 Core Pakistan Studies 2
4 Core Islamic Studies / Core Ethics 2
5 General General  -II 3
6 General General – III 3
Total 16
Semester III
1 Major Fundamentals of Ecology 3
2 Core English  – III 3
3 General General  – IV 3
4 General General  – V 3
5 General General – VI 3
6 General General – VII 3
Total 18
Semester IV
1 Major Applied Ecology 3
2 Major Water Pollution and Management 4
3 Major Air Pollution and Management 3
4 Core Mathematics 3
5 General General – VIII 3
Total 16
Semester V
1 Major Soil Pollution and Management 3
2 Major Environment and Health 3
3 Major Solid Waste Management  3
4 Major Remote Sensing and GIS 3
5 General General – IX 3
6 General General – X 3
Total 18
Semester VI
1 Major Energy and Environment 3
2 Major Biodiversity and Wild Life Conservation 3
3 Major Ecotoxicology 3
4 Major Climate Change 3
5 Major Research Methodology 3
6 General General – XI 3
Total 18
Semester VII
1 Major Environmental Management Systems 3
2 Major Environmental Policy & Legislation  3
3 Major Environmental Impact Assessment 3
4 Major Environmental Monitoring 4
5 Major Data Analysis and Research Report Writing 3
Total 16
Semester VIII
1 Major Environmental Economics 3
2 Major Environmental Technologies 3
3 Major Research Report 6
Total 12
Core 19
Major 79
General 33
Total Hrs 131

Active Citizenship Program

Active Citizenship program offered by Kinnaird College in collaboration with British Council and HEC is a social leadership training program that promotes intercultural dialogue and community-led social development. It is a mandatory requirement for the completion of undergraduate degree and based on two semesters. All students will study the theoretical portion through different activities starting in their 3rd semester. They will plan their social action projects in 4th semester and implement it in the field.

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