Geography

Department Profile

     The department of Geography was established in the year 2004. Since the day of its inception the department has given good results at university level .The department is continuously engaged in organizing various activities such as Geographical Exhibitions, Study Tours, Industrial Visits, and Village Surveys. The department of geography organizes guest lectures, debate and essay competition, celebration of Geography Day and various such programmes to enrich the knowledge of the students. The department is well equipped with modern equipment’s, models and charts.

Activities

The department of geography organizes various activities such as guest lectures, visits, study tours, exhibitions, competitions, seminars, conferences etc.

Guest Lectures :

     Geography department organizes guest lectures of eminent personalities for F.Y. B.A , S.Y. B.A. &T.Y. B.A. Students, which is the part of their extra-curriculum activity.

Study Tour :

     Geography department organizes study tour for T.Y. B.A. Students, which is the part of their curriculum.
There are visits to different Geograpical areas like , Mahabaleshwar, Ganpatipule, Kokan, Aurangabad, paithan, Goa, Benglor, Maisur ,uti.

Village Survey :

     Geography department organizes a village survey for T.Y. B.A. Students, which is the part of their curriculum.

Geography Day Celebration :

     Every year on 14 January Geography department celebrates geography day by organizing geographical competative exam for all students of college.

Teaching Staff :


Sr. No. Name Designation
1 Dr. Vilas Hari Gund Head & Assistant Professor
2 Mr. Chandanshive Srikant Bhimrao Assistant Professor

The Courses Taught in the Department :


F.Y. B.A.
Semester – I
  • G1- Physical Geography
Semester – II
  • G2-Climatology
S.Y.B.A.
Semester – III
  • G3- Human Geography
  • G4-Physical Geography of India
Semester – IV
  • G5-Population Geography
  • G6-Economic and Demographic Geography of India
  • IDS-Tourism in India
T.Y.B.A
Semester – V
  • Paper No- VII- Resource Geography
  • Paper No- VIII- Urban Geography
  • Paper No- VI- Development of Geography
Semester – VI
  • Paper No- X- Geography of Economic Activities
  • Paper No- XI- Political Geography
  • Paper No- XI- Applied Geography
Annual Practical Paper
  • Paper-I-Elements of Map Work and Weather Reports
  • Paper-II-Cartographic and Advance Techniques in Geography
  • Paper-III-Topographical Map and Statistical Method
  • Paper-IV-Surveying and field work

Add on Course  on

  • Certificate Course in Tourism

Research Activity :

Dr. V.H. Gund :
  1. Topic of Ph. D.” Ahmednagar Zilyatil Niymit Krushi bazar pethecha bhougolik Abhyas”.
  2. Topic of M.Phil.’Mohol Talukyatil Athwadi Bazar peth jale pranalicha bhougolic Abhyas.
List of Papers :
  1. Inclination of population enlargement in ahmednagar district.
  2. Impact of Water Resourses Utilization and Cropping intensity comparing newasa and karjat tahasil.
  3. Ahmednagar Zilyatil Niymit Krushi bazar petheche Talukanihay Vitaran bhougolic Abhyas.
  4. Ahmednagar Zilyatil Niymit Krushi niytrit bazar kendranche sarasari shetranusar gunoter ek bhougolic abhyas.

Placement :

Sr.No Name of Student Area of Working
1 Mr.Yadav  Sachin Vilas Railway
2 Mrs.Sarak Ranjana  Sugriv Teacher
3. Mr. Shelke Bibhishan Teacher
4. Mr.  Mhetre Rahul Bharat Krushi Sahayak
5. Mr. Lengare Shiddheshwar Shivaji MSRTC
6. Mr. Bagwan Asalam Subhan LIC officer
7. Mr. Waghmare Ramchandra kundalik Social Worker
8. Mr. Mulani Mohsin Babasaheb Patron officer
9. Mr. Sarak Yuvraj Kishan Sugar Factory
10 Mrs. Karande Durga Anna DCC bank
11. Mrs. Masal Minakshi Janardhan Anganwadi worker