Department of Forestry
Phone No. (Department): –
Dept. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Year of Establishment: 1990 (In erstwhile NEHU)
Year of First Intake of Student: 2001
About the Department :
The Department of Forestry was established in 1990 as a campus of NEHU, Shillong with an aim to undertake teaching and research activities in frontier areas of forestry to cater human resource that can support livelihood options for the region. After the establishment of Mizoram University in 2000, the department continued its education and research programs as a full-fledged department and has been established as a leading centre of forestry research and education in the region by producing number of skilled human resources who are actively involved in biodiversity conservation and sustainable forest management. The department aspires to be the world’s leading centre in the field of forestry education research. Department is supported by the DST-FIST. The department is offering M.Sc Forestry, M. Phil Forestry and Ph. D Forestry. The present intake capacity of students in M.Sc Forestry programme is 30. The courses are designed with Foundations Courses + Core Courses + Specialization Courses + Open Electives as per the guidelines of the Mizoram University Choice Based Credit System (CBSC).