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M.Phil-NRM (2019-2020) admission process will be held on 17th June 2019 from 9.30 AM onwards. Applicants are requested to check their email for details. For any query or accommodation request, please write on mphilcell@iifm.ac.in

 

M.Phil (NRM) Admission 2019-20

M.Phil bulletin 2019-20 Application Form M.Phil 2019-20 M.Phil E-poster
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Introduction

The Indian Institute of Forest Management is a sectoral management institute, which constantly endeavours to evolve knowledge useful for managers in the areas of Forest, Environment, Natural Resources Management and allied sectors. It disseminates such knowledge in ways that promote its application by individuals and organizations.

Natural Resource Management (NRM) as a dynamic process, is intertwined with changing social, cultural, economic, and ecological factors at different levels with a focus on community-based issues. Further, in the era of globalization, many of the management issues are not only influenced by local governance but also by national and international governance / treaties / conventions. India is one of the responsible nations and signatory to many international treaties related to natural resource management and allied sector, has to constantly upgrade its professionals engaged in NRM to equip them with skills and knowledge in order to manage its rich natural resources effectively.

Realizing the need for specific skills and knowledge, the institute has designed one-year M.Phil in Natural Resource Management with a focus to acquiring conceptual and analytical abilities about the field realities, required for managing natural resources effectively. It is therefore important that professionals working in this sector are also facilitated to build their capacity in a way that they can contribute to managing the scarce natural resources in a useful way. The course emphasizes self-growth through seminars, fieldwork, case studies, and classroom discussions. The programme is affiliated to Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat. The course will be conducted by IIFM at the Institute's campus in Bhopal, but the degree shall be granted by the Faculty of Science, Saurashtra University, Rajkot.

Last date of submission of M.Phil application - 10th May 2019