Department of Geography

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Department of Geography


General stream introduced in2000
Honours stream introduced in2001

Srl NameQualification DesignationSpecialization Experience (Years)
1Smt. Satabdi BiswasM.A, B.Ed, UGC-NETAssistant Professor Environmental Geography9
2Dr. Priyadarshini SenM.Sc, Ph.D(Sc), UGC-NETAssistant Professor Regional Planning1
3Dr. Chinmoyee MallikM.A, M.Phil, Ph.D, UGC-NETAssistant Professor Agricultural Geography1

Technical Staff
Sri Biplob BoseLab Assistant
Sri Ananda DhaliLab Assistant

Departmental Highlights
Students actively take part in field survey for understanding socio-economic profile of various regions. Honours students visited Mirik and General students visited Debnagar for field surveys.
Students get the golden opportunity to interact with many household industries through their field surveys like pottery & silk industries, local hand looms etc.
Each year students take part in making display of their understanding of different geographical topics within the department through presentations and lectures.
An impressive number of students have cleared national and state competitive examinations such as NET (08), SET (04), State Level Civil Service (04), Defence Services (28), West Bengal State Government (17) etc.
Well equipped laboratory to promote regular practical classes as well as active research work.
A strong focus on quality teaching with the help of modern teaching aids.
Highly qualified, experienced, and dedicated faculty.
Well equipped audio-visual instruments for teaching.
ICT Based Teaching.
Infrastructure with well equipped labs and museum.
Students actively participate in various interdisciplinary courses and lectures like in Botany as Phyto-Geography, Zoology as Zoo-Geography , Anthropology in the studies of Geography and Tribes, Political Science as Electoral Geography, etc.

Academic Calender 2016-17