TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) is a research institute located in New Delhi. It has become a center of research excellence in its field. The University was set up on the 19th of August, 1998, named TERI School of Advanced Studies (TERI SAS). It was renamed as TERI University and granted "Deemed to be University" status by the UGC and notified through MHRD, in 1999.
The university offers certificate, diploma, postgraduate and doctoral courses in various disciplines. Admissions at TERI University to these courses are conducted every year. For more information click here TERI University Admission
The programmes which are offered at the university offer exciting and unique research and they are directed towards fostering and enabling sustainable development. The university has partnerships with various institutes and universities across the world. The campus offers an ideal space to enhance the learning of its students and has the latest modern technology along with well- equipped laboratories. It also has the features of water and waste management systems, energy efficiency and passive-solar design. This facilitates the overall development of the students.
TERI SAS Departments and Centres
- Department of Natural resources
- Department of Biotechnology
- Department of Energy and environment
- Department of Policy Studies
- Department of Business Sustainability
- Centre for Distance Education
- Centre for Postgraduate Legal Studies
- Department of Regional Water Studies
TERI SAS Courses
M.Sc.( Climate Science and Policy, Environmental Studies & Resource Management, Geoinformatics, Plant Biotechnology, Economics, Water Science and Governance)
The candidate needs to have a Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering from a recognized university.
MBA (Business Sustainability, Infrastructure)
The candidate needs to have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. The candidate needs to have a valid score in CAT/MAT/GMAT/CMAT/XAT.
LLM (Environment and Natural Resources Law; and Infrastructure and Business Law)
The candidate needs to have a degree in LLB/B.L. from a recognized university.
M.Tech (Renewable Energy Engineering and Management, Water Resource Engineering and Management, Urban Development and Management)
The candidate needs to have a degree in B.Tech. from a recognized university.
M.A. (Sustainable Development Practice, Public Policy, and Sustainable Development)
The candidate needs to have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.
PG Diploma and Certificate Course in Water Science and Governance.
The university also offers Ph.D. programmes in various specializations.
For more information on Teri University Fee Structure, click here.
TERI SAS Placements
The placement cell at TERI University was established with the aim of exploring placement opportunities at an institutional level. There is a constant interaction between classroom training and on-job training which helps in preparing the students for the corporate world. The cell organizes pre-placement talks which help in bringing prospective employers to the campus. TERI SAS students undergo training and internships with government, multilateral and multinational agencies as a part of their academic curriculum.
Top recruiters include HCL Foundation, TATA Consultancy Services, CII, UNDP, Infosys, Louis Berger, Schneider Electric, KPMG, Panacea Biotech, EY, Idam, Shakti, etc.
For more information on TERI University Placements, click here.
TERI SAS International Collaborations
TERI has entered into MoUs with several international universities aimed at facilitating a mutually beneficial exchange of students, faculty, knowledge, etc. Some of these institutes are-
- The University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
- University of Iceland
- Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Munich
- Concordia University, Canada
- University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
- Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Sri Jayewardenapura, Sri Lanka
TERI SAS Scholarships
The university offers limited no. of scholarships so that the students strive for both academic and professional excellence. They are offered on the basis of both means and merit. For more information on TERI University Scholarships, click here.