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PG Diploma in Waste Management and Environment Hygiene is a program offered by the School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus.

About

PG Diploma in Waste Management and Environment Hygiene is a program offered by the School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus.

Curriculum

Semester I
Course Code Course Title L T P Credits
21WME501 Overview of Waste Management 4 0 0 4
21WME502 Handling and disposal of major types of wastes 4 0 0 4
21WME503 Water and Soil Resource Management 4 0 0 4
21WME504 Legal Aspects and Mandatory Regulations 4 0 0 4
21WME581 Water pollution 0 0 4 2
21WME582 Waste Management – Field Visit I 0 0 4 2
21ENG112 Professional Communication 2 0 0 2
Total 22
Semester II
Course Code Course Title L T P Credits
21WME511 Community Mobilization towards Sustainable Development 3 0 0 3
21WME512 Waste Management as Project Management 3 0 0 3
21WME513 Entrepreneurship in Waste Management 3 0 0 3
21WME514 Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Cost and Risks 4 0 0 4
21WME515 GIS and RS in Waste Management 3 0 0 3
21WME583 Analysis of constituents in Soil and Air 0 0 4 2
21WME584 Waste Management – Field Visit II 0 0 4 2
21WME591 Internship Pass/Fail
Total         20
Eligibility

Admission

Eligibility

For Two Year MSW Programme: Graduation in any discipline from a recognized university. Candidates appearing for the degree exam can also apply.

Program Overview

Opportunities for the Students Who Pass out this Program
  • Business Startups in Waste Management
  • Sanitary Officer in Municipal Corporation and Urban Local Bodies
  • Central and State Government Organisations, INGOs, and NGOs
  • CSR Programme
  • Authorised Recycling Agencies
  • Producer Responsibility Organizations (PROs)
  • Waste Management specialist in Airports/Hotels/Hospitals
  • Waste Management Units of Industry
  • Industrial Wastewater Treatment Plants
  • Occupational Health and Safety Managers
  • Waste Management Consultant
  • Academic and Research Organisations

Fees Structure

Will be updated soon

Program Fees for the year 2019-2021
CAMPUS TUITION FEES
PER SEM
TUITION FEES
TOTAL
HOSTEL & MESS
PER YEAR
Coimbatore * * *

Facilities at a glance

  • Central Library
  • Hostel Accomodation
  • Sports Facilites
  • Banking Facilities
  • Transport
  • Medical Services
  • Canteen
  • General Store
  • CISCO
  • ICTS
  • Reprographic Facility
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168th

BRICS University Rankings 2020

5th

India University Rankings 2021

12th

Overall Rankings 2021
ranking
5th Best
University in India
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Amrita Ranked No.1 in India Top 100 in The World
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Topmost
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