Introduction

When we talk about climate, the major thing that strikes our mind is the condition of weather that ultimately determines seasons. Climate is the prevailing condition in an area formed with the variable temperature, humidity, precipitation, and atmospheric winds. Climate is the variation felt during the living with the variation in the local geography which also influences human activity. Climate change is the change resulted as an influence of human activity that may be denoted by global warming in general. Master of Science in Climate change and Development is a program offered for the graduates for two consecutive years.

Objectives of the course

Climate change is an evolving concept as well as a matter of concern because it has disrupted the usual schedules or the weather. This is why the course is set to facilitate the students and aim for the  following points:

  • To appraise the scientific drivers in society 
  • To allow the students to focus on ecological economics
  • To produce change-makers and make the world a better place to live in
  • To work in the field of climate change and deteriorating human activities
  • To aware the humans about their harmful activities
  • To avoid the existing condition from deteriorating further
  • To inspire the communities, inform and allow them to work in favor of practical climatic solutions
  • To make efforts to bring climatic disorders back to its originality with common efforts of every individual 

To encourage graduates to work for the betterment of the future in present days for human sustainability

Scope of the course

The world is shifting towards the preservation of the environment rather than the only thing about their existence. The major scope of the course are as follows:

  • Consultancies centers
  • Research institutes
  • Department of Climatic Change
  • Weather Forecast agencies
  • Non Government organization
  • Climate change information dissemination centers
  • International Organisation

Universities offering the course

The course is offered by Tribhuvan University in Nepal under Institute of Engineering. The course is under the faculty as it aims to produce environmental engineering focussed on the effects of climate change and work in the field of scientific drivers. 

Eligibility

A candidate must have completed their bachelors  (four years) in the field of engineering or agriculture or forestry or science. The graduates should have a sound academic background and average grades as per set by the institute. The entrance test must be appeared and securing the minimum score is a must to get the admission.  

Admission Criteria

The candidates must fill and submit the application form online within the given deadline as per Entrance Exam board. The forms are available on the website like www.ioe.edu.np/entrance or http://entrance.ioe.edu.np. The respective amount needs to be deposited whereas the voucher number needs to be mentioned in the application form. The appropriate entrance stream needs to be selected and the color photograph of their prescribed specification and the identification documents like citizenship certificate, passport or last exam admit card needs to be presented with the form. The correction of your given information requires a certain amount to be paid. 

Affiliated College

1. Advanced College of Engineering and Management

Address: Kupondole, Lalitpur

 Contact no.: 01-5522852

Website:  http://acem.edu.np/

2. Himalaya College of Engineering 

Address: Chyasal, Lalitpur

Contact no.: 01-5540555

Website: http://www.hcoe.edu.np/

3. Janakpur Engineering College

Address: Mahamanjushree Nagarkot

Contact no.: 01-5091615

Website: http://jec.edu.np/

4. Kantipur Engineering College

Address: Dhapakhel, Lalitpur

Contact no: 01-5571005

Website: http://kec.edu.np/

5. Kathford International College

Address: Balkumari, Lalitpur

Contact no.: 01-5201241

Website: https://www.kathford.edu.np/

6. Kathmandu Engineering College

Address: Kalimati, Kathmandu

Contact no.: 01-4284902

Website: https://www.keckist.edu.np/

7. Khwopa College of Engineering 

Address: Libali, Bhaktapur

Contact no.: 01-5122098, 5122094

Website: https://khwopa.edu.np/

8. Lalitpur Engineering College 

Address: Patan, Lalitpur

Contact no.: 01-5260215

Website: http://lec.edu.np/

9. National College of Engineering

Address: Talchikhel, Lalitpur

Contact no.: 01-5151360

Website: http://nce.edu.np/

10. Sagarmatha Engineering College 

Address: Sanepa, Lalitpur

Contact no.: 01-5536765 

Website: http://sagarmatha.edu.np/

As a whole, the course encourages scientific drivers and associate the policy debates in the nation with the prioritization of ecological economics. The course aims to solve the economic and social implications and has a lot to suffer to its graduates.