Third International Conference

Mother Earth: Environmental Crisis & Sustainable Strategies

Third International Conference
“Mother Earth: Environmental Crisis & Sustainable Strategies”

January 11-13, 2018
Organised by

Department of Environmental Science The University of Burdwan

The organizing Committee of ICME-III-18 cordially invites and welcomes our all distinguished delegates, participants, well wishers to join, participate and interact in its Third International Conference on Mother Earth in the name of ICME-III-18 with a theme “Environmental Crisis & Sustainable Strategies” to be held in the Department of Environmental Science, The University of Burdwan, Golapbag, Burdwan, W.B. on and from January 11 to 13, 2018

The objective of this Conference is to involve the millions of Common people and aware to take care of their own habitats, the beautiful and bountiful Mother Earth. In the name of saving green, unite all the stakeholders, including academicians, industrialists, government and non-government organizations and corporate sectors to meet up their own social responsibility for the shake of our future generations.

About The University

The University of Burdwan is located at the Palace of the erstwhile Maharajas of Burdwan in Barddhaman town, the district headquarters, on the bank of the river Damodar in the south-eastern part of West Bengal. It is well connected by road and railways approx. 100 km from Howrah Rail Station, aprox. 106 from Asansol Jn., and 120 km from Kolkata International Airport. Burdwan is renowned as the granary of West Bengal.

About The Department

On the eve of its 15th Foundation Day, a journey of 14 years followed by firstly, an M.Phil Programme on Environmental Science during 1998-'99 under the financial assistance of COSIST-I Program of UGC only with three faculty posts, which is now still striving with its low number, but high potentiality of students, alumni, researchers, staff, and teachers. Now the Department is adorned/ embellished with BOOST (Joint) and DST-FIST, GoI getting cores of assistance for augmentation of its research potentiality. Assignment of our students in different research and academic institutions is glorifying the fame of the Department and its wide recognisation. The research career of this Department is endowed with so far 37 projects, schemes, training programmes sponsored by the recognized sponsoring agencies with the tune of approximately Rs 3.49 cores with a span of 14 years which is worthy to mention. We are proud of our 43 Ph.D. awardees, 6 INSPIRE fellows, 12 NET fellows who have been able to illuminate their Department for which we are honoured.