School of Human & Environmental Sciences


Prof. Lucy T. V. Zehol


School of Human & Environmental Sciences
North-Eastern Hill University
Shillong - 793 022 (India)
Tel: (0364)272-3221 / (0364)272-3222 (O) 
Mobile: +91-9436118429



The School of Human and Environmental Sciences consists of four departments, namely, Anthropology, Geography, Rural Development & Agriculture Production (at Tura) and Environmental Studies. The departments under the school have well-equipped laboratory facilities with well-qualified faculty members actively engaged in teaching and research as evident from the profiles of respective departments. The Department of Geography is supported by UGC SAP and DST FIST. Under these programmes, the department has established a laboratory of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) with software and hardware facilities, and two hydrological observatories. A pollution monitoring laboratory and weather monitoring stations in the Department of Environmental Studies are established and have been functioning. Several collaborative and/or consultative research works have been taken up with institutions of repute in the country as well as abroad.

The School of Human & Environmental Sciences comprises these departments: