The Central Department of Environmental Science is organizing an orientation program for second-semester MSc students. The program is scheduled for three days, 13-15 June 2021, for three thematic groups, viz., freshwater environment, biodiversity conservation & management, and urban environment. The students will be made aware of research methodology and research ethics while conducting academic research activities. Prof. Dr. Rejina Maskey Byanju will chair the program, Prof. Dr. Kedar Rijal will make a presentation on research methodology and research ethics, and the orientation on the case study will be made by Dr. Ramesh Raj Pant. The program will be concluded with a Q/A session.