Environmental Science

The Environmental Science Department of Ramanujan College takes pride in being among the best departments for the study of Environment at the undergraduate level. It comprises a young and dynamic faculty with diverse specializations and interests.

Faculty

  1.  Ms. Neha Yadav
  2.  Dr. Suman Bhanoo

Society

 

Activities:

FIELD VISIT TO ARAVALLI BIODIVERSITY PARK

Main aim behind introducing this subject is to provide better understanding of environmental issues at the local, regional and global levels but also help them develop lateral thinking in this area. Students of B.Com 1st year were taken to the Aravalli Biodiversity Park, Vasant Vihar, in six different groups in September’2015. Total 300 students visited to the park. Main objectives of the visit were;

  • Enhancement of environmental consciousness and awareness
  • To make students aware of biodiversity park and its relevance
  • To develop sense of responsibility towards conservation and protection of wild flora and fauna
  • To make them aware of natural resources and its linkage with one’s day to day life
  • To get them acquainted with myriad challenges that adminstration is facing in respect to the wildlife conservation
  • FIELD VISIT TO ARAVALLI BIODIVERSITY PARK
  • FIELD VISIT TO ARAVALLI BIODIVERSITY PARK
  • FIELD VISIT TO ARAVALLI BIODIVERSITY PARK
  • FIELD VISIT TO ARAVALLI BIODIVERSITY PARK
  • FIELD VISIT TO ARAVALLI BIODIVERSITY PARK
  • FIELD VISIT TO ARAVALLI BIODIVERSITY PARK
  • FIELD VISIT TO ARAVALLI BIODIVERSITY PARK
  • FIELD VISIT TO ARAVALLI BIODIVERSITY PARK

Whole excursion was divided into following parts:

  • Visit to Herbal Garden
  • Visit to Butterfly Conservatory
  • Visit to Orchidarium
  • Fern Conservatory
  • Wildlife Movie
  • Discussion

Over all it was a learning experience for all students. Students were delighted and satisfied with park authority’s facilitation. Knowing wildlife so closely was a novel and unique opportunity for the students. Better understanding of wildlife, maintenance of natural resources and biodiversity conservation were the precise take away.

2)  E-waste awareness programme

3) South Asian Youth Leadership Conclave

 

  • South Asian Youth Leadership Conclave

4) “Orientation and Functioning of the Solid Waste Management Instrument”

 

  • "Orientation and Functioning of the Solid Waste Management Instrument"
  • "Orientation and Functioning of the Solid Waste Management Instrument"

 

 

Talk on “Urbanization and Environment

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The Department of Environmental Studies, Ramanujan College has signed an agreement with JAAGRUTI Waste Paper Recycling Services (Working name of the Paper Recycling Company) . According to the agreement all the waste paper of the college will be given to JAAGRUTI   for recycling and the in return the College will get the Recycled Paper.

 

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Orientation Programme of the Solid Waste Disposal Machine

An Orientation Programme of the Solid Waste Disposal Machine was conducted for Humanities Courses (B.A Programme, Political Science, Hindi Honours) on 16.3.2016.The objective of the programme was to create  awareness among the  students about how the machine named Eco man converts  the waste into Compost and the other benefits of the machine.