Vision & Mission:
DES offered its first admission for BS (Hons) program in Spring 2008. M.Sc., M.Phil & Ph.D programs were launched at the department from the very next semester and thus are attracting students from all cultures and regions of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as well as the country. DES was established with a mission of capacity building, educating and enhancing the research capability of students/scholars. Apart from classroom teaching, study trips, seminars and experts lectures are arranged for good understanding of the subject.
Aims and objectives
DES is carrying out quality research in different fields of both global and national importance. Latest research facilities are available at Central Research Laboratory for the monitoring of different segments of environment like air, water and soil. The department has research collaborations with national and international organizations/institution including WWF, COMSATS Abbotabad, University of Peshawar, Ministry of Environment and Provincial Environmental Protection Agency. It is the policy of DES to extend the collaboration process to other reputed national and international research organizations in future.
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The responsibility of this directorate is to execute the policy and decisions of statutory body namely Advanced Studies and Research Board.