Environmental Management and Policy Research Institute is an autonomous institution which is established by government of Karnataka. The institute is anchored at Department of Ecology, Forest & Environment. EMPRI Bangalore provides two years full time MBA program. Admission is based on previous merit.
Its Governing Body consist of representatives of the government, comprising Department of Forest, Ecology & Environment, Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB), Department of Urban Development, Department of Industries & Commerce, Department of Health & Family Welfare, Department of Finance and Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). Since 2007, EMPRI is supported by Government of Germany through the Integrated Expert Program of CIM. In 2008 the former Indo-Norwegian Environmental Project (INEP) was integrated into EMPRI, leading to a further expansion of the mandate.
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Director of the Institute
Smt. Ritu Kakkar
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How to Reach
10.5 Kms away from Bangalore Railway Station
Applied Research- EMPRI conducts research on environmental issues. Topics typically have an immediate relevance for society and deal with issues that call for interventions, often urgently
Training- EMPRI provides training on issues related to environment and health that aims to make the course contents relevant and up-to-date by tailoring the program close to existing demand and by having selecting experts and practitioners as faculty.
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