List of compulsory courses for BS-MS major in Geology

Course No.

Course Name

Credit

Semester I

EES 101N

Earth Materials and Processes

3

 

Semester II

EES 102X

Introduction to Environmental Sciences

3

 

Semester III

EES 201X

Atmospheric Sciences

3

EES 205

Oceanography

3

EES 207

Introduction to Earth and Environmental Sciences Laboratory

1

Total Credit

7

 

Semester IV

EES 202X

The Evolution of the Earth

3

EES 208

Geochemistry

4

Total Credit

7

 

Semester V

EES 301

Mineralogy

3

EES 311

Mineralogy Laboratory

1

EES 331

Geohydrology

4

EES 333

Environmental Chemistry

3

EES 335

Environmental Chemistry Laboratory

1

EES 337

Solid Earth Geophysics

4

 

Open Elective I

3/4

Total credit

19/20

 

Semester VI

EES 332

Sedimentology and Principles of Stratigraphy

3

EES 334

Sedimentology Laboratory

1

EES 336

Remote Sensing & GIS

3

EES 338

Remote Sensing & GIS Laboratory

1

EES 318

Basic Field Geology

2

EES 302A

Igneous Petrology

3

EES 312

Igneous Petrology Laboratory

1

EES 340

Structural Geology

3

EES 342

Structural Geology Laboratory

1

 

Open Elective II

3/4

Total credit

21/22

 

Semester VII

EES 431/641

Earth Surface Processes

4

EES 433

Metamorphic Petrology

3

EES 435

Metamorphic Petrology Laboratory

1

EES 437/647

Data Analyses and Statistics for Geosciences

4

EES 439

Evolution of the Indian Plate

4

 

Open Elective III

3/4

Total credit

19/20

 

Semester VIII

EES 432

Geodynamics

4

EES 412

Advanced Field Geology

2

 

Departmental Elective* I

4

 

Departmental Elective* II

4

 

Departmental Elective* III

4

 

Open Elective IV

3/4

Total credit

21/22

 

Semester IX

EES 501

MS Thesis

14

 

Departmental Elective* IV

4

Total credit

18

 

Semester X

EES 501

MS Thesis

14

EES 502

Contemporary Environmental Issues

4

Total credit

18

List of elective courses in Geology

Course No

Course name

Credit

EES 422/602A

Marine Biogeochemical Cycles

4

EES 620

Introduction to Palaeontology

4

EES 624

Geology of Fuels

4

EES 603A

Mineral Thermodynamics

4

EES 601A

Isotope Geochemistry

4

EES 607

Advanced Remote Sensing and GIS

4

EES 649

Advanced Structural Geology

4

EES 627

Geo-analytical Techniques

4

EES 651

Surface Water Hydrology

4

EES 652

Geochemical Modelling in Aqueous Geochemistry

4

EES 654

Geoinformatics

4

EES 615

Reconstructing Quaternary Continental Environments and Climates of South Asia

4

EES 622

Economic Geology

4

EES 629

Advanced Mineralogy

4

List of compulsory courses for BS-MS major in Environmental Sciences

Course No.

Course Name

Credit

Semester I

EES 101N

Earth Materials and Processes

3

 

Semester II

EES 102X

Introduction to Environmental Sciences

3

 

Semester III

EES 201X

Atmospheric Sciences

3

EES 205

Oceanography

3

EES 207

Introduction to Earth and Environmental Sciences Laboratory

1

Total Credit

7

 

Semester IV

EES 202X

The Evolution of the Earth

3

EES 208

Geochemistry

4

Total Credit

7

 

Semester V

EES 301

Mineralogy

3

EES 311

Mineralogy Laboratory

1

EES 331

Geohydrology

4

EES 333

Environmental Chemistry

3

EES 335

Environmental Chemistry Laboratory

1

EES 337

Solid Earth Geophysics

4

 

Open Elective I

3/4

Total credit

19/20

 

Semester VI

EES 344

Petrology

3

EES 346

Petrology Laboratory

1

EES 336

Remote Sensing & GIS

3

EES 338

Remote Sensing & GIS Laboratory

1

EES 318

Basic Field Geology

2

EES 348

Science of Sustainability

4

EES 350

Environmental Pollution

4

 

Open Elective II

3/4

Total credit

21/22

 

Semester VII

EES 431/641

Earth Surface Processes

4

EES 441

Environmental Impact Assessment

4

EES 437/647

Data Analyses and Statistics for Geosciences

4

EES 445/645

Global Climate Change

4

 

Open elective III

3/4

Total credit

19/20

 

Semester VIII

EES 422/602A

Marine Biogeochemical Cycles

4

EES 414

Field Work in Environmental Sciences

2

 

Departmental Elective I*

4

 

Departmental Elective II

4

 

Departmental Elective III

4

 

Open elective IV

3/4

Total credit

21/22

 

Semester IX

EES 501

MS Thesis

14

 

Departmental Elective IV

4

Total credit

18

 

Semester X

EES 501

MS Thesis

14

EES 502

Contemporary Environmental Issues

4

Total credit

18

List of elective courses in Environmental Sciences

Course No

Course name

Credit

EES 604

Aerosol Science

4

EES 601A

Isotope Geochemistry

4

EES 607

Advanced Remote Sensing and GIS

4

EES 630

Climate Change – Extreme Events

4

EES 631

Greenhouse Gas Budgets and Climate Change

4

EES 627

Geo-analytical Techniques

4

EES 651

Surface Water Hydrology

4

EES 652

Geochemical Modelling in Aqueous Geochemistry

4

EES 654

Geoinformatics

4

EES 605A

Indian Monsoon and its variability

4

List of compulsory courses for BS-MS major in Earth and Environmental Sciences

Course No.

Course Name

Credit

Semester I

EES 101N

Earth Materials and Processes

3

 

Semester II

EES 102X

Introduction to Environmental Sciences

3

 

Semester III

EES 201

Atmospheric Sciences

3

EES 205

Oceanography

3

EES 207

Introduction to Earth and Environmental Sciences Laboratory

1

Total Credit

7

 

Semester IV

EES 202X

The Evolution of the Earth

3

EES 208

Geochemistry

4

Total Credit

7

 

Semester V

EES 301

Mineralogy

3

EES 311

Mineralogy Laboratory

1

EES 331

Geohydrology

4

EES 333

Environmental Chemistry

3

EES 335

Environmental Chemistry Laboratory

1

EES 337

Solid Earth Geophysics

4

 

Open Elective I

3/4

Total credit

19/20

 

Semester VI

EES 344

Petrology

3

EES 346

Petrology Laboratory

1

EES 336

Remote Sensing & GIS

3

EES 338

Remote Sensing & GIS Laboratory

1

EES 318

Basic Field Geology

2

EES 348

Science of Sustainability

4

EES 340

Structural Geology

3

EES 342

Structural Geology Laboratory

1

 

Open Elective II

3/4

Total credit

21/22

 

Semester VII

EES 431/641

Earth Surface Processes

4

EES 441

Environmental Impact Assessment

4

EES 437/647

Data Analyses and Statistics for Geosciences

4

EES 445/645

Global Climate Change

4

 

Open Elective III

3/4

Total credit

19/20

Semester VIII

EES 432

Geodynamics

4

EES 414

Field Work in Environmental Sciences

2

 

Departmental Elective I*

4

 

Departmental Elective II

4

 

Departmental Elective III

4

 

Open elective IV

3/4

Total credit

21/22

 

Semester IX

EES 501

MS Thesis

14

 

Departmental Elective IV

4

Total credit

18

 

Semester X

EES 501

MS Thesis

14

EES 502

Contemporary Environmental Issues

4

Total credit

18