The Academy for Conservation Science and Sustainability Studies prepares the next generation of environmental leaders. The Academy conducts an interdisciplinary PhD programme for students from backgrounds as diverse as economics, management, wildlife biology and sociology among others. Faculty at the Academy also hail from interdisciplinary backgrounds.
The Academy provides a wide range of resources and field stations for facilitating cutting-edge research on natural and social sciences. It also offers certificate courses that are designed for professionals, practitioners, policy-makers and advocacy groups that work in the field of environment, conservation and sustainable development.