The inception of P.G. Department of Geography was in the year 1974-75 in the central college campus, Bangalore University. Dr. H.N. Narasimhaih the then hon’ble Vice-Chancellor and Prof. M.S. Shanthaveeraiah were behind the establishment of the Department. The Department grew initially under the stewardship of Dr. C. Naganna, the first Head of the Department. Then Dr. Daksha C. Barai was heading the Department. Later, rotation of chairmanship had been introduced.
The Department offers M.Sc in Geography and P.G. Diploma in Geoinformatics (Self-financed scheme) and Ph.D Programmes. There is a greater demand for the graduates from this Department and so is the Demand for the courses too. Since inception 47 Ph.D., degrees have been awarded from the Department.
As per Notification of the Institute
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PhD – GIS and Remote Sensing
M.Sc – Geoinformatics
Dept of Geography
Gandhi Marg, Gnanabharathi,
Bengaluru, Karnataka 560056