Should I be an Environmental Scientist?

Should I be an Environmental Scientist?

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What do they do?

They study and use natural sciences to help preserve the environment

You will need to have a B.Sc and an M.Sc in environmental science, hydrology or related natural science

How do I become one?

Of course! You can opt to do a PG Diploma in environmental science instead of an M.Sc

Can I take other courses?

- Fergusson College, Pune - RKMRC, Kolkata - Mount Carmel College, Bangalore

What are the top colleges in India?

- Harvard University, USA - Stanford University, USA - MIT, USA

What are the top colleges in the world?

You will need to have analytical, writing, speaking, interpersonal and problem-solving skills

What skills do I need?

Being good at teamwork and having an investigative mind are key for environmental scientists

What about soft skills?

Yes! The demand for environmental scientists is expected to grow 8% from 2020 to 2030

Is the industry growing?

- Environmental engineer - Conservation scientist - Urban planner

What jobs pay the most?

As of 2022, the average salary for an environmental scientist in India is ₹5,00,000 per year

How much will I earn?

Yes! Some movies, like Avatar and Erin Brokovich explore environmental science and those working in the field

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