Job positions: Environmental Scientist, Zoologist, Environmetal Engineer, Ecologist, Environmental Health Officer.
The relevance of the environmentalist profession is growing every year, because the impact on the environment, unfortunately, has reached such proportions that it is necessary to act immediately to restore and protect it. Our students have a unique opportunity to feel part of a global movement to prevent environmental disasters for the benefit of existing and future generations of people.
The main goal of the program is to train new personnel with a powerful interdisciplinary base, which includes the study of full-fledged courses in various areas of the ecology such as natural science, engineering, economics and environmental law.
the basics of geography, climatology, hydrology and cartography
theoretical foundations of geochemistry and geophysics of the environment, nature management economics, sustainable development
methods of conducting chemical analysis of harmful emissions into the environment
development and application of technologies for rational use of natural resources and environmental protection
prediction and prevention of man-made disasters and their consequences
the use of resource-saving technologies
Chemical and biological processes in the biosphere and technosphere;
Best Available Technologies;
Clean Energy Production;
World Ocean Conservation;
Land use management;
Principles of sustainable development of society;
Fundamentals of environmental law;
Ethnogenesis and biosphere.
Internship & Careers Opportunities
Places for internships include:
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Irkutsk Region,
The Interregional Administration of Rosprirodnadzor for the Irkutsk Region and the Baikal Natural Territory;
Siberian Standard Company;
Zapovednoye Pribaikalye, federal state budgetary institution
Graduates of the Ecology and Environmental Protection program will be in demand in a wide variety of fields and have excellent career prospects. Graduates can work in environmental agencies, water and wastewater companies, energy and waste management companies, engineering firms, or the biotech industry.
English language (or provide TOEFL iBT 80, IELTS 6.0 or equivalent)
2900 $/ year