Centre for Sustainability and Climate Studies


  • Launched on 2nd October 2023, The Centre for Sustainability and Climate Studies (CSCS) at Pondicherry University, was inaugurated by our Honorable Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Gurmeet Singh in the presence of Mr. Jonas Brunschwig, the Consul General of Switzerland, and esteemed dignitaries including Registrar(i/c), and Director of Studies (i/c) of Pondicherry University. This event marked the beginning of a new era of interdisciplinary research and education aimed at fostering a deeper understanding and commitment to the environment.
  • Our Mandate: The CSCS is committed to excellence in research, education, and public engagement, with a focus on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations and Climate Change. We endeavor to create a platform for innovation, collaboration, and dialogue across various disciplines and sectors.
  • Engagement and Impact: True to our mission, the CSCS serves as a conduit for change, inspiring students, academicians, and the community to engage in meaningful actions that drive environmental sustainability and resilience.
  • Join Our Mission: We invite you to explore our programs, participate in our events, and contribute to our research. Together, we can forge pathways towards a sustainable future for all.
Centre Head & Coordinator, Centre for Sustainability and Climate Studies

Dr. Mathimaran Natarajan

Ph : +91-413-2654328; +91-948-8591-825
Email : mathi@pondiuni.ac.in