Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences

About Department

The major objective of this Department has been to provide interdisciplinary high quality education to students in order to deepen their understanding of contemporary ecological and environmental problems. The faculty have received international national research awards and medals. Some have also been elected to the fellowship of National Academics and Professional Societies and are on the editional boards of national & international journals.

Entrance Examination

Students are selected on the basis of All India Entrance examination of 2-Hour duration. The question would be of an objective type designed to test the aptitude of the student for an inter-disciplinary study in Sustainable Development.



Students passed out from this Department are working with TERI (New Delhi), ATREE (Bangalore) WII (New Delhi), Department of Environment of Puducherry Govt. and Govt of Jammu & Kashmir and in various other Universities in India and abroad.

Programmes Offered

M.Sc. Ecology and Environmental Sciences
Ph.D. Ecology and Environmental Sciences (Full time)



Professor & H.O.D
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor

Contact Us

Dr. S. Jayakumar, Professor & Head, Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, School of Life Sciences, Pondicherry University, Puducherry 605 014.
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