Center for Environment


  • To disseminate advance knowledge by providing effective instruction and innovative research in environmental science and technology by promoting inter-disciplinary studies and research.
  • To respond and to find technological solutions for pollution monitoring, abatement and control through innovation in environmental chemistry, environmental biotechnology and Environmental Geomatics.
  • To maintain and develop liaison/collaboration with reputed universities, R&D organizations, industries and consultancy firms in India and abroad.



  • Producing highly motivated, technically competent, morally strong graduates with deep roots in our culture and with ability to respond to global challenges, thereby delighting all stakeholders namely parents, employers and humanity at large.
  • To excel as a centre of Higher Education and Research in the field of Environmental Science & Technology.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs):

The program educational objectives are

  • PEO 1: To provide students with fundamental knowledge and skills in the Geomatics discipline especially for Environmental protection and Management.
  • PEO 2: To generate trained manpower in the applied areas of Environmental Geomatics, and prepare students for a profession in geospatial science and technology in concurrence with the policies of Government of India.
  • PEO 3: To demonstrate knowledge and skills product interpretation, analysis, integration with GIS and GNSS and management of geospatial database for land parcels surveying, environmental planning and in EIA studies as per the norms of Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate change.
  • PEO 4: To acquire the ability to start entrepreneurship in the geospatial industry.
  • PEO 5: To get involved with state, national, and international organizations, to place the students in their mission projects and industry employability.


Program Outcomes (POs):

Program Outcomes (POs) are as follows

  • PO1: Ability to independently carry out research/investigation and development work to solve practical problems.
  • PO2: Ability to write and present a substantial technical report/document.
  • PO3: Students should be able to demonstrate a degree of mastery over the area as per the specialization of the program. The mastery should be at a level higher than the requirements in the appropriate bachelor program.
  • PO4: To Train and make the student ready with appropriate skills and technologies with special reference to Geomatics industry and sustainable environment development.


The Center for Environment has been established at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University : HYDERABAD in 1991 with the main objective to take up research and development in the areas of environmental pollution monitoring, impact assessment and development of control technologies besides offering higher technological education in Environment. The Center is actively involved in a number of academic and research programmes supported by various national funding agencies like University Grants Commission (UGC), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Department of Science and Technology (DST), Department of Environment (DoEn), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) and Department of Space (DOS),MOES-Ministry of Earth Sciences,BARC-Baba Academic Research Energy Sources,MNRE-Ministry of new & Renwable Energy Sources,DOD-Department of Ocean,DAAD-German Academic Exchange Service Development.
Laboratory and Instruments:


GIS / Remote Sensing Digital Data Analysis Lab
CAD / Digitization Lab
Optical Aeronomy Lab
Molecular biology lab
Environmental Microbiology lab
Environmental Geomatics and Photogrammetric Lab
Inductively coupled plasma Spectrophotometer-(Thermo)
Anaerobic Glove Box & Incubator
HPLC (Shimadzu & Waters)
Gas Chromtograph (AmilNucon) 5700 INS SPA ITALY
Shimadzu GC-2No.
FTIR (Perkin Elemer)- 2 No.
Spectronic Genesis- UV- Vis Spectrophotometer
Electrophoresis Units
Olympus ? Phase contrast Microscope
UV-Visible Spectrophotometer (Shimadzu )
Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer (AAS,GBC )
Ion chromatograph
CHNS analyzer
Gas chromatograph-Mass spectrophotometer(Agilent)
HPLC- Agilent
FTIR- Perkin elemer
Millipore water unit
Particle Analyzer
Spectro Radiomete