The department is accredited by National Accreditation Board for Education and Training for carrying out Environmental Impact Assessment studies
(See accreditation certificate.)
The laboratory of the department is accredited by National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratory (NABL), New Delhi under ISO/IEC17025:2005.
Affiliation for M.Sc. (Environmental Sciences) and recognition as a research centre for Ph.D. by the University of Pune.