Message from Head of the Department

Welcome to the Department of Environmental Science, Faculty of Agriculture. The department ensures close interaction between students and faculty to extract the best output for the nations. It also tries to maintain continuous interactions with different renowned national and international scientists throughout the world. Regular updating of the course curricula,  teaching and research materials, organizing the seminar, and symposium are the routine works in this Department.

The Department is conducting fundamental and applied research, offering nationally and internationally competitive undergraduate and graduate programs with field training, and disseminate the knowledge among communities. Currently, research on the culture, characterization and application of beneficial bacteria, arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, other plant growth-promoting fungi, organic fertilizers through waste, and the cultivation of food crops using a hydroponic system are ongoing under this department.

Our mission is to maintain food quality, soil health, and water quality in agricultural, urban, and natural environments; to teach principles and applications to undergraduate and graduate students; provide experiential training and learning opportunities for students to work with world-class faculty; promote diversity of ideas,  and cultures; and to disseminate accumulated knowledge through resident instruction, distance and continuing education, extension, publications, and professional associations. Thus, this department would be an excellent choice for the potential students who believe in change and react accordingly. All concerned are requested to visit our updated information and provide feedback for any improvement.

Best Regards,

Dr. Mohammad Zahangeer Alam

Head, Department of Environmental Science