BS Environmental Sciences

Bachelor of Science, Environmental Sciences BS (ES) 4 Years Program

The Department of Environmental Sciences at SMIU offers a comprehensive four-year BS (Environmental Sciences) degree, which covers courses related to environmental chemistry, microbiology, water and wastewater treatment technologies, environmental pollution monitoring and assessment, toxicology, biotechnology, solid waste management, environmental impact assessment and environmental management system.

CURRICULUM STRUCTURE

Duration 2 Years
Semesters 8
Courses 46
Total Credit Hours 138
BS Environmental Sciences
Semester I
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV101 Introduction to Environmental Sciences
2 MAT103 Mathematical Methods I
3 ENV105 Chemistry I
4 ENV107 Biology I
5 CSC101 Introduction to Computer and its Applications
6 ENG101 English I
Semester II
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV102 Fundamentals of Ecology
2 MAT106 Mathematical Methods II
3 ENV106 Chemistry II
4 ENV108 Biology II
5 ENG102 English II
6 HSS101 Islamiat and Pakistan Studies
Semester III
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV201 Environmental Microbiology
2 ENV203 Environmental Chemistry
3 ENV205 Environmental Sociology
4 ENV207 Environmental Sampling and Analytical Techniques
5 MAT203 Mathematics & Statistics
Semester IV
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ECO100 Introduction to Economics
2 PSY101 Introduction to Psychology
3 ENV206 Aquatic Pollution
4 ENV208 Air and Noise Pollution
5 ENV210 Fundamentals of Earth Sciences
6 ENG212 English V
Semester V
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV301 Biochemistry
2 ENV303 Energy and Environment
3 ENV305 Environmental Toxicology
4 ENV307 Environmental Management System
5 ENV309 Environmental Pollution Monitoring I
6 ENVXXX Elective I
Semester VI
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 RMT300 Introduction to Research Methodology
2 ENV304 Environmental Biotechnology
3 ENV306 Environmental Pollution Monitoring II
4 ENV308 Solid Waste Management
5 ENVXXX Elective II
Semester VII
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV401 Climate and Climate Change
2 ENV403 Remote Sensing and GIS
3 ENV405 Disaster Management
4 ENV407 Environmental Technology
5 ENVXXX Elective III
6 ENV499 Final Year Project I (Optional)*
Semester VIII
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV402 Environmental Impact Assessment
2 ENV404 Environmental Economics
3 ENV406 Environmental Health and Safety
4 ENV408 Environmental Laws and Policies
5 ENVXXX Elective IV
6 ENV500 Final Year Project II (Optional)*

* Student can opt for a project in lieu of one course and a thesis in lieu of two courses in the final year. Eligibility: At least 2.33 CGPA for project and at least 3.00 CGPA for thesis.

BS Environmental Sciences Electives
ELECTIVE I
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV311 Biodiversity and Conservation
2 ENV313 Environmental Governance
3 ENV315 Environmental Auditing
ELECTIVE II
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV310 Environmental Physics
2 ENV312 Water Resource Management
3 ENV314 Environmental Profile and Issues of Pakistan
ELECTIVE III
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV409 Industrial Pollution and Control
2 ENV413 Wildlife ecology and wetland management
3 ENV415 Sustainable development
ELECTIVE IV
S. NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
1 ENV410 Urban Planning and Management
2 ENV412 Climate and Environmental Modeling
3 ENV414 Cleaner Production Technologies