The Environmental Science & Engineering Group (ESEG) was established in the year 2002. Today, ESEG is emerging as a center of excellence in the field of environment through its dedicated involvement in various research & developmental projects. ESEG has well-established laboratories in collaboration with the other departments of the institute
The Institute has been identified as a State Referral Institute and an MoU was entered between Drinking Water and Sanitation Department, Government of Jharkhand and BIT, Mesra for community based National rural drinking water quality monitoring & surveillance programme. ESEG has facilitated implementation of activities of this programme as per the training strategies & modules for capacity building of surveillance agencies at different levels. ESEG, BIT Mesra is helping the DWSD, Government of Jharkhand to update the laboratory facilities for drinking water in different districts. The Department is also proposing to start an M-Tech Course on Sustainable Development Engineering.
Department of Environmental Science & Engineering Group offers a full time 2 years programme in M-Tech Environmental science & Engineering.
ESEG offers PhD Programmes on the topics related to environmental issues. Researchers from most of the established central government organizations like Steel Authority of India, CMPDI, CCL & MECON ltd are pursuing their PhD research in the field of environment Science & engineering.
Professor & Coordinator
Environmental Science & Engineering Group
BIT – Mesra, Ranchi