TERI University is hosting Open House on April 5-6 at its campus with the aim to provide opportunity to prospective students who are interested in pursuing their studies in areas related to sustainable development.
New Delhi – With the agenda of sustainability taking such a pivotal position on global level due to its impact on economy, climate and environment, there is all the more pressing need to get well-versed in areas that lead to sustainable development.
In recognition of the importance of education for sustainable development, the United Nations declared 2005-14 the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (DESD), with the aim to provide an opportunity for refining and promoting the vision of, and transition to, sustainable development – through all forms of education, public awareness and training.
With a similar goal in mind, TERI University, a niche university in India in the area of sustainable development, is organizing an Open House in its campus on April 5-6 for prospective students who are interested in pursuing their studies in various areas related to sustainable development.
TERI offers 11 Masters Programmes and 4 Ph.D. Programmes in fields as diverse as sustainability, development, environment, economics, geoinformatics, etc. These are as follows:
- MBA-Business Sustainability
- M.Sc.-Climate Science & Policy
- M.Sc.-Environmental Studies & Resource Management
- M.Sc.-Plant Biotechnology
- M.A.-Sustainable Development Practice
- M.A.-Public Policy & Sustainable Development
- M.Tech.-Renewable Energy Engineering & Management
- M.Tech. -Urban Development & Management
- Ph.D. (Bioresources & Biotechnology)
- Ph.D. (Energy & Environment)
- Ph.D. (Natural Resources Management)
- Ph.D. (Regulatory & Policy Issues)
At the Open House, the prospective students can meet the faculty, current students and also alumni to know more about these programmes, learning experiences, student life and career prospects.
TERI University has Grade ‘A’ accreditation by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and is known for ‘Thought Leadership’ in the field of sustainable development. It has been awarded for having the “Most Innovative Curriculum” at the India Today Aspire Education Summit Awards 2012. The University provides the students opportunity to immerse in a global study experience, and is visited by top recruiters like PwC, Infosys, Ambuja Cement, ACC, Suzlon, E & Y, Wipro, etc., for summer internships and campus recruitments.
Interested students can visit the University Campus on April 5th and 6th from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm:
For more details, visit www.teriuniversity.ac.in.