College of Forestry Nauni,Solan (HP)


Teaching Programmes

The College of Forestry offers B Sc (Hons.) in Forestry degree at the undergraduate and M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in different disciplines at postgraduate level. The constituent departments of the College offer undergraduate and postgraduate level courses related to their respective disciplines. The teachers of the departments are fully involved in framing of course curricula, teaching and evaluation of students and research guidance to postgraduate students. The academic activities of the College are implemented strictly in accordance with the provisions of the Academic Regulations of the University approved by the Academic Council.

Programmes offered and their duration

Undergraduate Level

  • B Sc (Hons.) in Forestry: 4-year programme – 8 Semesters

Postgraduate Level

M Sc in chosen discipline: 4 Semesters

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agroforestry
  • Environment Management
  • Environmental Science
  • Forest Genetic Resources
  • Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
  • Microbiology
  • Plantation Technology
  • Silviculture
  • Soil Science
  • Statistics
  • Watershed Management
  • Wood Science & Technology

Ph.D. in chosen discipline: 6 Semesters

  • Ph. D. Agricultural Economics
  • Ph D (Forestry) Agroforestry
  • Ph D Environmental Science
  • Ph D (Forestry) Forest Genetic Resources
  • Ph D (Forestry) Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
  • Ph D Microbiology
  • Ph D (Forestry) Natural Resource Economics
  • Ph D (Forestry) Silviculture
  • Ph D Soil Science
  • Ph D Statistics
  • Undergraduate Courses
  • Ph D in chosen discipline: 6 Semesters

One-year Postgraduate diploma in Medicinal & Aromatic Plants


  • PGS-503 “Intellectual Property and its Management in Agriculture” (1+0)
  • PGS-505 “Agricultural Research, Research Ethics and Rural Development Programmes” (1+0)
  • PGS-506 “Disaster Management” (1+0)