This particular management course deals with the study of conservation of energy resources, natural or artificial, to make it up to the depleting resources. This course offers detailed study of the various ways in which resources can be conserved and substituted and how an organization can work as efficiently by other means or by a proper approach towards this area, creating no harm to the environment.
There are various degree and diploma courses offered under this course by various institutes, like, Bachelors Program (Alternative and Renewable Energy Management), 2 year long full time M.Sc Program, MBA program, Certificate course, M Tech, M Phil and Diploma Course. You can apply for a Bachelor’s degree after your Senior Secondary from Science stream (PCM), or you can apply for a Post Graduation Course after finishing your Bachelors in science stream (physics).
Many reputed universities like Annamalai, Jadavpur, BHU and IITs offer this course and conduct entrance examinations for selection of the candidates. The entrance exam covers elementary science, especially Physics and Maths. You can easily get books and sample papers from the market for preparation.
Various job prospects are there after completion of the course, as almost every organization has been inclined lately to work for the energy consumption and hence appoint energy managers, so be it IT, manufacturing, electronics, or especially oil or gas companies, there are huge opportunities for professionals. The responsibilities involve creating new ideas for energy management in a firm and controlling finances on energy used.
An Energy Management student can also apply for the National level entrance examination conducted by the National Productivity Council, for the Bureau of Energy Efficiency, which gives job on the basis of merit list, as Energy Managers and Energy Auditors, in government sectors. The private sectors hire professionals on attractive packages as well.