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

*Out of four departmental electives, at least three departmental electives should be taken from Geology basket.

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

*Out of four departmental electives, at least three departmental electives should be taken from Environmental Science basket.

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

*Out of four departmental electives, at least two departmental electives should be taken from each of Geology and Environmental Science basket.