Department of Geography:

 

The Department of Geography started its journey in this college by offering Geography as General Course in 2000 and in 2001 the Honours course was also offered at the undergraduate level. With the passage of time, the department has witnessed a steady rise in the number of students. The department has three highly qualified and dedicated faculties in substantive post. The department has a well-equipped computer laboratory for the GIS-Remote sensing classes and other practical classes and an independent departmental seminar library to support the growing needs of the students.

 

 

Mail ID: mdm.geography@gmail.com


Faculty Profile:

 

Sl. No.

Name

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

1.

Smt. Satabdi Biswas

M.A., B.Ed.

Assistant Professor

Environmental Geography

2.

Dr. Priyadarshini Sen

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

and HOD

Regional Planning

 

Technical Staff:

 

Sri Ananda Dhali, Laboratory Assistant

 

Departmental Highlights:

 

Students actively take part in field survey for understanding socio-economic profile of various regions.

 

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 and ICT facilities for teaching.

 

Infrastructure with well equipped laboratories and museum.

 

Students actively participate in various interdisciplinary courses and lectures.