BSc in Environmental Science

BSc in Environmental Science

4 years
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  • Fee:NPR 820,000

The Bachelor of Environmental Science is a 4 year duration program comprising 8 semesters of Kathmandu University. The program provides a strong foundation of one year for basic science subjects and 3 year for Environmental subjects.

The course-work comprises basic science courses (21 credit hours), interdisciplinary courses (31 credit hours), core environmental sciences courses (53 credit hours), specialization courses (18 credit hour), and practical oriented courses (23 credit hours). The total credit-hours of Bachelor of Environmental Science Program is  146. 

Why Environmental Science? The students will develop ability to keenly observe the Environment that surrounds them, which is not usually even noticed until a critical point is reached. It will give them knowledge which will be holistic and skill which will be creative. Today, in the name of development, terrible underdevelopment are being wreaked. Many lakes, rivers, pastures, marshes have become repository of arsenics, lands have been denuded and soil has become sterile. Students educated in Environment will be eco-friendly who will envision development not hurtful to humans, plants, or animal, i.e., Nature. They can be role-models in their respective fields. 

Salient Features

Financial-Aid and Scholarship:

Few scholarships are available to study BSc environmental Science in Kathmandu University. Kathmandu University also provides few scholarship and financial aid for needy students.


To get admission in BSc environmental science in Kathmandu University, students should have passed 10+2 (or equivalent) examinations with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) or Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB)
Minimum 2.4 GPA in aggreate and minimum C+ in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM)  or Physics,  Chemistry and Biology (PCB) and minimum C in other subjects. 



Job Prospects

Bsc environmental Science graduates can persue their career in diverse fields. Some of those fields are 
  • Development Agency like NGOs, INGOs
  • Academic Institutions & Research Centers
  • Health Industries