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Geography

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The Department enrolled its first batch in BA Pass course, in the year 2006, established itself academically under Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla. The Department is in a continuous process of growth with Podium, Maps, Models, Charts and Equipments established with the help of Infrastructure Grant received under RUSA.

COURSES OFFERED:

At present, our college offer B.A. in Geography under Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) as per the UGC guidelines comprising Core, DSC/DSE, Skill Enhancement and Generic/Inter-disciplinary courses enabling students with specialized, advanced, supportive to the subject of study alongwith an exposure to some other discipline/subject/domain thereby nurturing the student's proficiency/skill.

Year DSC-I A DSC-I B SEC
B.A. 1st Year Physical Geography General Cartography
B.A. 2nd Year Human Geography Environmental Geography Regional Planning and Development

Remote Sensing and GPS

 

DSE-Discipline Specific Core Course, SEC-Skill Enhancement Course:

Year/Semester DSE SEC GE
B.A. 3rd Year (5th Semester) Geography of India Geographic Information System Disaster Risk Reduction
B.A. 3rd Year (6th Semester) Disaster Management Field Techniques and Survey based Project Report Sustainable Development

DSE-Discipline Specific Elective, SEC-Skill Enhancement Course, GE-Generic Elective:

PROGRAMME OFFERED DURATION SEATS ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION MODE OF ADMISSION
B.A. 3 Years/06 Semester 80 10+2 Merit Basis

FACULTY

Name of the Faculty Qualification Professional Experience Designation
Dr. Ved Prakash
Email: vtp754@gmail.com
M.Sc., M.Ed., M. Phil., Ph.D., UGC-SLET 10 Years Assistant Professor
Mr. Devender Kumar
Email: devendergeo@gmail.com
M.A. UGC-NET 8 Years Assistant Professor

Departmental Activities:

Field Survey by Students of 6th Semester (21st Feb. to 24th Feb. 2019)
15 (Fifteen) students of B.A. 6th Semester have done socio-economic survey of Gram Panchayat Andheri, Teh. Sangrah, Dist. Sirmour (H.P.)


SPACE EXHIBITION IIRS-ISRO DEHRADUN on dated 20-11-2018
Mr. Devender Kumar (Asst. Prof. in Geography) along with 14 (Fourteen) students which include Seven from B.A. 5th Semester and Seven from B.A. 3rd Semester.