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Energy Management and Climate action are two pillars of sustainable and competitive economy. Effective energy management and climate actions are the essential tools in helping to reduce carbon emissions, improve efficiency and cost savings. With the objective of competence development, enhancing green job prospects and to help industry to achieve energy efficiency and sustainability goals, CII jointly with School of Energy and Environment (DST FIST Sponsored), Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (Deemed to be University), Patiala, Punjab is offering the online "Post Graduate Professional Development Program in Energy Management and Climate Action”. 

The program will be of two semesters,

Semester 1: July 2023-November 2023, Semester 2: January 2024- April 2024.

The program will be conducted in online mode. The virtual classes would be conducted on each Friday and Saturday (3 PM to 5 PM).

The program structure will comprise of virtual classroom, live quizzes, assignments, and Project work. Recording Link of all the lectures/classes would be available for the reference. Course would mainly focus on practical case studies, analysis of energy & climate action initiatives, practical project work and assignment based on actual energy consumption profile of industry, energy audits etc. The program would have lectures from globally renowned experts, professionals including CEOs, MDs, and Heads of various business segments.

Important Dates:
Last Date to Apply: 30 May 2023
Program commencement: July 2023

Program Certificate
On successful completion of all the Course including classwork*, assignments and project work, participants will be awarded with the program certificate jointly by TIET and CII. *Classwork includes live quizzes during online sessions

For further details, Please Connect:

Dr. Amit Dhir

Program Co-ordinator & Associate Professor

School of Energy and Environment
Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology  
Thapar Technology Campus, Patiala 147004, India
Tel.: +91-175-2393601 Mob: +91 91156 08831

Mr. Sanjay Namdeo

Program Co-ordinator & Head - Energy and Corrosion services Vertical

CII-AVANTHA Centre for Competitiveness

Confederation of Indian Industry

 Block No. 3, Dakshin Marg, Sector 31-A, Chandigarh 160030, INDIA

 Mob: +91-9915593898,


Course Highlights

Identify the type of waste and its management methods

Understand the concepts of sustainable development and circular economy

Govern sustainable technologies and management methods available for waste management and resource recovery

Apply appropriate technology based on waste characteristics for resource recovery and conversion of waste to value added product.


Course Contents

Integrated Solid Waste Management; waste characterization for efficient waste utilization; Technologies for sustainable waste management; Sustainability and circular economy; National and international policies for waste management


Course made for

Industrial employee, Pollution control board employees, Academicians, Entrepreneurs based on environment, Environmental enthusiast, Urban local body authorities


Program Duration: Six month (Jan 2023- June 2023 Academic Session)

Total Program Fee: Rs. 12,000 + 18% GST

Last Date of Registration for Course: 15 Jan 2023

For more details: Please refer


For Contact:

Dr. Dhamodharan. K

Course Coordinator, School of Energy & Environment,

Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala

Mob: 8876191155


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