Department of B.Sc. (Forestry)
Department of Forestry
The main aim of B.Sc. (Forestry) program is to train students to become Forestry professionals. The tasks of forestry professional are – conserving forest and forest resources, conserving and protecting wildlife, manage forest resources, develop forest and forest resources etc. B.Sc. Forestry program trains students and instils skills in them, which will help them perform the above mentioned tasks. Also, the program has been designed to provide the student’s knowledge about latest technology used in the field of Forestry.
Ample job opportunities are available for B.Sc. (Forestry) graduates in the Forest Department of Indian Government. One may land the job of a forester or forest department officer in State Government’s Forest Department. For this, one has to go through the selection process and examination though. In case of private sector jobs, some job posts available are – plantation and resort manager, forest product marketing, forest products purchasing manager, Research and Development on Forests etc.
Students who have passed 12th Science stream board examinations (with Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects) from a recognized board are eligible to apply for this course.
- Forestry nursery
- Computer lab with RS & GIS facilities
- Plantation sites