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Our graduates have a proven track record of succeeding in all employment sectors including development, industry, education, research, and business. Current job market at home and abroad offers a huge scope for environmental graduates. Environmental jobs projected to grow by 11%-15% on a year to year basis in the coming decade.  The job positions or designations are absolutely elegant, having an attractive salary package. For example, they can work as an Environmental Scientist/Environmental Officer/Environmental Advisor/ Climate Change Advisor/ETP Officer/ETP Manager/ Environmental Counselor/Environmental Compliance Officer/Environmental Planner/Sustainable Energy Consultant/Renewable Energy Consultant/ Environmental Programme Manager/ Project Officer/Project Coordinator/Environmental Specialist/Research Officer in different national and international agencies or work independently as an Environmental Entrepreneur.

 Environmental graduates can also choose environmental teaching profession at schools, colleges, and universities. Moreover, they may go for higher studies in any prestigious universities around the world. Environmental graduates have plenty of scholarship opportunities, for example, European Union Scholarship, AusAid, Australian Endeavour Award, International Post-graduate Research Scholarship in all the Australian Universities, Commonwealth Scholarship, Scottish Overseas Research Scholarships, Chevening Scholarship, Shell Scholarship, Monbukagkusho Scholarship, DAAD, BK21, Experts etc.


Following is the list of some of the national agencies (involved in different environmental projects), where the students of the Department of Environmental Science can after completing bachelor or master degree.

National Agencies

Department of Environment

CEGIS

Water Resources Planning Organization

IWM

Ministry of Water Resources

Practical Action Bangladesh

Ministry of Environment and Forest

Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies

Space Research and Remote Sensing Organization

Centre for Natural Resource Studies

Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority

BELA

Bangladesh Disaster Preparedness Center

ASA

Ministry of Food and Disaster Management

Plan Bangladesh

BRAC

Research Initiatives Bangladesh

Proshika

Village Education Resource Centre

Shushilon

Gono Unnayan Kendra

RDRS

The Hunger Project, Bangladesh

CARE

NGO Forum

CoastTrust

Nijera Kori

CPRD

PPRC (Power & Participation Research Centre)

Concern Bangladesh

Padakkhap

Institute of Water and Flood Management, BUET

 

The graduates of environmental science can join a number of international NGOs and organizations, some of which are mentioned below.

 

International Agencies

DFID

International Labor Organization (ILO)

World Bank

Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA)

ADB

Swiss Development Corporation (SDC)

World Fish Center

Save the Children

Water Aid

Asia Foundation

FAO

Action Aid

IUCN

SAARC

UNEP

ICDDRB

UNDP

 

Concern Worldwide

 

Oxfam

 

JICA

 

Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)

 

Centre of Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific (CIRDAP)

 

European Commission in Bangladesh

 

United Nations Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

 

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

 

United Nations Children’s’ Fund (UNICEF)

 

World Food Programme (WFP)

 

USAID