UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY

Year of Establishment: May,1971
Address: T. M. Bhagalpur University,
Bhagalpur-812007
Head of the Dept. Dr. S.C. Mandal
Built Up Area: 8555 sq. feet
Level Of Study: M.A. (Previous & Final)
Ph.D.
Sanctioned strength
of students:
56

MAJOR FOCUS AREAS:

TEACHING & RESEARCH : SPECIALIZATION

  • Land use and Agriculture.
  • Advanced Geomorphology.
  • Environmental Geography.
  • Population Geography.
  • Geography of Tourism.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:

Established in 1971 under the Chairmanship of Prof. (Dr.) K. N. Das, the Deptt. is working as a Centre of P. G. Teaching & Research in the field of advanced Geomorphology, Remote sensing, Land use and agriculture geography, Industrial Geography, Population Geography and Regional Planning. The Deptt. has eminent Professors, rich library, well equipped laboratory and remote sensing lab with then computers. A numbers of teachers like Dr. G. N. Singh & Dr. R. B. Mandal have lectured in countries like U.S.A., U.K., Tanzania, S. Korea, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The teachers of the Deptt. have a number of publications in National and International Journals.

INFRASTRUCTURAL FACILITIES:

The Department has own building in the Science campus of the University. It has two lecture theatres, Two laboratories, One Remote sensing Lab, Two library rooms, One Computer Lab, One store room, A number of satellite imageries and Aerial photographs, G.P.S. facilities and individual chambers of every faculty members.