Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal

Bhopal Bypass Road, Bhauri, Bhopal - 462 066, Madhya Pradesh, India
BS-MS (Dual Degree) CURRICULUM

PROFESSIONAL COURSES

Earth and Environmental Sciences
V Semester
Course No. Course Name Lec Hr Lab Hr Tut Hr SS Hr Credit
EES 301 Mineralogy 3 0 0 6 3
EES 303 Geochemistry 3 0 0 6 3
EES 305 Atmospheric Sciences 3 0 0 6 3
EES 307 Sedimentology and Principles of Stratigraphy 3 0 0 6 3
EES 309 Geohydrology 3 0 0 6 3
EES 311 Mineralogy Laboratory 0 3 0 0 1
EES 313 Sedimentology Laboratory 0 3 0 0 1
*** *** Open Elective - I 3       3/4
Total 18       20/21
VI Semester
Course No. Course Name Lec Hr Lab Hr Tut Hr SS Hr Credit
EES 302 Igneous Petrology 3 0 0 6 3
EES 304 Metamorphic Petrology 3 0 0 6 3
EES 306 Solid Earth Geophysics 3 0 0 6 3
EES 308 Oceanography 3 0 0 6 3
EES 312 Igneous Petrology Laboratory 0 3 0 0 1
EES 314 Metamorphic Petrology Laboratory 0 3 0 0 1
EES 318 Basic Field Geology 1 week field work 2
*** *** Open Elective - II 3 0 0 6/9 3/4
Total 15       19/20
VII Semester
Course No. Course Name Lec Hr Lab Hr Tut Hr SS Hr Credit
EES 401 Earth Surface Processes 30 0 6 3
EES 403 Structural Geology 3 0 0 6 3
EES 405 Remote Sensing and GIS 3 0 0 6 3
EES 407 Data Analyses and Statistics for Geosciences 3 0 0 6 3
EES 409 Structural Geology Laboratory 0 3 0 0 1
EES 413 Environmental Chemistry 3 0 0 6 3
EES 415 Environmental Chemistry Laboratory 0 3 0 0 1
*** *** Open Elective - III 3 0 0 6/9 3/4
Total 18       20/21
VIII Semester
Course No. Course Name Lec Hr Lab Hr Tut Hr SS Hr Credit
EES 402 Geodynamics 3 0 0 6 3
EES 404 Global Climate Change 3 0 0 6 3
EES 408 Geodynamics Laboratory 0 3 0 0 1
EES 410 Global Climate Change Laboratory 0 3 0 0 1
EES 412 Advanced Field Geology# 10-15 days of field work 2
EES 414 Field Work in Environmental Sciences# 10-15 days of field work 2
EES *** Departmental Elective - I 3 0 0 9 4
EES *** Departmental Elective - II 3 0 0 9 4
*** *** Open Elective - IV 3 0 0 6/9 3/4
Total 15       23/24
# Students should register for either one of these two courses
IX Semester
Course No. Course Name Lec Hr Lab Hr Tut Hr SS Hr Credit
EES 501 Project Work         14
EES *** Departmental Elective - III 3 0 0 9 4
EES *** Departmental Elective - IV 3 0 0 9 4
HSS 503 Law Relating to Intellectual Property and Patents* 1 0 0 2 1
Total 7       23
* Students can credit this course anytime during their BS-MS study, as and when offered.
X Semester
Course No. Course Name Lec Hr Lab Hr Tut Hr SS Hr Credit
EES 501 Project Work         14
EES 502 Contemporary Environmental Issues 3 0 0 9 4
EES *** Departmental Elective - V 3 0 0 9 4
Total 6       22
Elective Courses
Course No. Course Name Lec Hr Lab Hr Tut Hr SS Hr Credit
EES 320/321 Introduction to Paleontology 3 0 0 9 4
EES 322/323 Economic Geology 3 0 0 9 4
EES 324/325 Geology of Fuels 3 0 0 9 4
EES 420/421 Science of Sustainability 3 0 0 9 4
EES 422/423 Marine Biogeochemical Cycles 3 0 0 9 4
EES 424/425 Aerosol Science 3 0 0 9 4
EES 510/511 Isotope Geochemistry 3 0 0 9 4
EES 512/513 Mineral Thermodynamics 3 0 0 9 4
EES 514/515 Indian Monsoon and Its Variability 3 0 0 9 4
EES 426/427 Natural Hazards and their Mitigation 3 0 0 6 3
EES 516/617 Evolution of the Indian Plate 3 0 0 6 3
             

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