Applications are invited for the Postgraduate Diploma in Climate Change and Environmental Management offered by the Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, of University of Colombo, to be commenced in February 2019.
Duration: 12 months
Course composition: Lectures and laboratory sessions conducted on weekends (on Saturdays and some Sundays). The overall course aims at strengthening the capacity of those already working in the field of climate change (CC) and those hoping to move into this fast-developing field. The course will provide the participants an opportunity for interactive learning on the causes, impacts, and strategies to deal with human-induced climate change through environmental management
Course fee: Rs. 90,000/=
Eligibility: B.Sc. degree in any of the following fields: Biological Sciences, Forestry & Environmental Science, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, Physical Sciences, or any other relevant field, obtained from a recognized university OR Equivalent qualification/s acceptable to the senate of the University of Colombo.
Application Procedure: Application forms can be obtained in person or by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to Assistant Registrar, Academic and Publication Branch, University of Colombo, 94, Cumaratunga Munidasa Mawatha, Colombo 03 or visiting science.cmb.ac.lk/departments/zoology.
An application fee of Rs 500/= must be paid to the People’s Bank Account of the University of Colombo at Thimbirigasyaya Branch, with the correct Application fee code 314042000000 (Payment can be made at any branch). The duly completed application form together with the payment slip for Rs. 500/= should be sent to the Assistant Registrar, Academic and Publications, University of Colombo, 94, Cumaratunga Munidasa Mawatha, Colombo 03, under registered cover on or before November 18, 2018.
The candidates will be selected based on formal qualifications and through an interview.