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EIAMP 2005

 

 

QIP Short Term Course On

 

Environmental Impact Assessment and

Management Plan

 

November 14-19 2005

 

@

Department of Civil Engineering

IIT Kharagpur

Kharagpur 721 302

 

 

OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE

 

The basic objective of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is to mandate the inclusion of environmental impact considerations during all phases of a proposed project including planning, construction and operation along with technical and economic concerns so as to encourage productive and enjoyable harmony between man and his environment. The goal of this short-term course is to provide an introduction to EIA procedures and policies with Indian Perspectives.

 

 

COURSE CONTENTS

 

  • Introduction: EIA as a Tool for Sustainable Development
  • Process and Framework for EIA
  • Guidelines and Legal Aspects
  • Environmental Settings
  • Methodologies of EIA
  • Assessing Regional and Sectoral Level Impacts
  • Computational Modeling, GIS Applications
  • Knowledge Based Expert Systems and Soft computing Applications
  • Environmental Management Plan
  • Challenges in Preparation of EIA Reports
  • Case Studies of Engineering Projects
  • Future of EIA in India: Status, Problems and Remedial Actions

 

RESOURCE PERSONS

 

The teaching faculty will constitute experts from different disciplines of IIT Kharagpur and guest speakers from other reputed organizations

 

VENUE FOR LECTURES

 

Seminar Hall of the Civil Engineering Department, IIT, Kharagpur.

LECTURE NOTES

 

Printed volume of lecture notes will be made available to the participants.

 

ELIGIBILITY

 

Teachers from AICTE recognized engineering colleges and practicing engineers from private and government organizations, scientists/ engineers from R&D establishments are eligible to apply for participation.

 

SPONSORSHIP CERTIFICATE

 

Certified that Dr./Shri/Smt . .. .. .. .. .. . .. is being sponsored/forwarded hereby for attending the course on "Environmental Impact Assessment and Management Plan" to be conducted at IIT Kharagpur during November 14-19, 2005.

 

(Signature of Sponsoring/forwarding Authority with date and seal)

 

 

BOARDING AND LODGING

 

Arrangement will be made to accommodate all the participants in the CEP guest house on twin sharing basis at IIT, Kharagpur. The charges for accommodation per person (twin sharing basis) will be Rs. 60/- per day.

 

 

REGISTRATION FEE

 

(a) Participants from AICTE recognized colleges

 

No registration fee will be charged from the teachers of AICTE recognized Engineering Colleges. However, a caution fee of Rs. 500/-(Rupees five hundred only) is to be paid along with the application form. The caution money is refundable only to (a) applicants who are not selected (b) selected applicants who attend the course.

 

The participants from AICTE colleges will be paid TA/DA as per the following rates.

TA: Sleeper class to and fro fare by the shortest route.

DA: Rs.125/- per day.

 

(b) Participants from other organizations

 

Participants from industry, Government Departments etc., have to pay Rs. 4000/- per candidate as registration fee, which is to be sent along with the application form.

 

 

MODE OF PAYMENT

 

All payments should be made by a crossed Demand Draft in favour of CEP-STC, IIT, Kharagpur payable at Kharagpur.

 

 

IMPORTANT DATES

 

Submission of application form with sponsorship certificate : Aug. 31, 2005

Intimation to selected candidates : Sept. 30, 2005

Payment of course fee : Aug. 31, 2005

 

 

DOWNLOAD

 

[ Brochure ] [ Application form ] [ Sponsorship form ]

 

 

COURSE COORDINATORS

 

Dr. Ashok Kumar Gupta

Department of Civil Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 721 302

Email: agupta@civil.iitkgp.ernet.in

 

Phone: (03222) 283428 (O) / 283429 (R)

Fax: (03222) 282254/ 255303

 

Dr. Sudhirkumar Barai

Department of Civil Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 721 302

Email: skbarai@civil.iitkgp.ernet.in

 

Phone: (03222) 283408 (O) / 283409 (R)

Fax: (03222) 282254/ 255303

 

 

COURSE WEBSITE

 

http://barai.sudhir.tripod.com/eiamp2005.htm

 

 

 

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