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Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Safety and Environmental Management (PGDISEM)

Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Safety and Environmental Management (PGDISEM)

Today’s biggest challenge is to develop an economy that can sustain ad infinitum and at the same time meet everyone’s need. Organizations need business savvy, technical and economic expertise to keep their own enterprises afloat and to derive maximum benefit by adopting a new business model based on the principles of sustainability which addresses the environmental and safety issues per se generating fortune for the organization.

Environmental considerations are becoming an integral part of core business planning expanding from the realm of a limited number of EHS specialists to a full league of design engineers, business strategists, financial professionals, marketing managers and HRM specialists.

New areas with need for EHS professionals

  • Greening of supply chain
  • Facility planning
  • Clean Development Mechanism
  • Emission Trading
  • Life cycle assessment of products and processes
  • Design for environment
  • Development of environmental performance indicators
  • Grren marketing & Ecolabeling
  • ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001

A sustainability-focussed programme with emphasis on EHS along with Operations and General Management, PGDISEM is a course aligned to industry's needs. It equips the students with the necessary expertise to manage industrial safety and environmental problems, thereby effectively paving the way for cleaner and safer industrial practices.

It is a unique multi-disciplinary management program, which has been very well received by the industry. With environmental considerations fast becoming an integral part of core business strategy and planning, need for such courses is increasing all over the world. Today environmental issues are no longer the concern of only a few EHS personnel in the company. The issues at hand are getting bigger and flowing over to almost all aspects of business. People with expertise in EHS management are needed in areas like purchasing, vendor management, facility planning, business planning et cetera in addition to the regular disciplines.

A PGDISEM student is well trained to handle all business requirements in a professional manner. The course is updated regularly to keep it sharply tuned to the current needs of the industry. With state-of-the-art learning facilities, labs, extensive industry interaction, student initiatives, eminent full-time and visiting faculty, PGDISEM provides a wholesome package. It is one of the most integrated programmes of its kind in the South East Asia, on business management and sustainability.

This program provides technical inputs in industrial safety and environment, synchronized with knowledge of industrial concepts and tools. Besides the extensive coverage on industrial safety and environmental management, students are imparted integrated professional skills needed to solve real world challenges preparing them for executive positions in Multinational Corporations, Government, Consulting firms and NGOs.

PGDISEM creates leaders who are innovative and resourceful and use management theories and practices, along with technology, to propel the global economy on the path of sustainable development. The course provides technical inputs in environmental and safety engineering, which is synchronized with knowledge of management concepts and tools. In the spirit of this approach the students are taught sustainable practices of business from the point of view of operation, finance, economic and human resources.

With Safety and environmental issues at the front and in the center of the global economy, these issues inevitably will assume a more central role in business education. By showcasing innovative programs, courses, the faculty of Industrial Safety and Environmental Management helps to accelerate this process.

PGDISEM program is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

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