Welcome to Department of Geography

The total built up area of the department is about 910 sq. feet. This is Consist of one classroom and laboratory, Cabin for the head of the Department and Faculty Members. A Laboratory is well equipped with various wall maps, toposheets, weather maps, Aerial Photographs, Survey instruments, Weather instrument, GPS System and tracing table, etc.

The Department has glorious history of result in the college. Five Students of the Department were stood first in college at B.A level. The department has a Tradition of good result.

In the year of 2010, the department had organized a two day state level seminar on “Social and Environmental Movements in Maharashtra”. In the year of 2012 the department had organized a two day National level seminar on “Research and Research Methodology in Commerce, Social Science and Geography”. There were more than 45 participants from all over Maharashtra for State Level Seminar.

Keeping in view the development in Science and technology, the geography department is conducting the Environmental Awareness Course from the year of 2004-2005.

1 Dr. Vilas Patil Professor & Head M.A , B.Ed, Ph.D CV
2 Dr. Ganesh Madhe Assistant Professor M.A., UGC NET- JRF, CSIR- NET, SET, Ph.D CV


Sr. No. Class Subject Syllabus

Elements of Commercial Geography-I

Elements of Commercial Geography-II

Semester -I

Semester -II


Physical Geography

Human Geography  

Semester -I

Semester -II


G2- Environmental Geography-I

G-2 Environmental Geography -II

S1- Geography of Maharashtra- I

S1- Geography of Maharashtra -II

S2- Practical Geography -I

S2- Practical Geography -II

Semester -III

Semester -IV



G3- Geography of Tourism- I

G3- Geography of Tourism- II

S3- Geography of India -I

S3- Geography of India -II

S4- Practical Geography -I

S4- Practical Geography -II

Semester -V

Semester -VI



Geographical change primarily focuses on changes in spatial characteristics throughout time. The geography honours programme is designed with each student’s unique educational and professional objectives in mind. It emphasises the interaction between people and their environment and focuses on spatial research, both qualitative and quantitative.
Students are trained on advanced physical and human geography principles during the first year of the curriculum. They are able to focus on certain aspects of the subject in the third year, on which they finish their field reports.
The students would be well-prepared for professions in geography and related fields like GIS and remote sensing after completing the course. They will be able to pursue an MA as well. /M.Sc. Geography Course.

The department includes facilities for students as well as a separate Geography lab.

  • Well Equipped Laboratory
  • Latest survey Instruments
  • Departmental Library
  • Computer with Internet Facility -02
  • LCD Projector -01
  • Handheld GPS -02
  • Topographical and Thematic Maps
  • Global Mapper GIS software – 05 Licenses
  • Open Source GIS Software’s

Sr. No.

Name of the Faculty

Area of the Research 

Dr. Vilas Patil
Human Geography, Population Geography, Geomorphology, Environmental Awareness, Pollution Control etc.

Minor Project : 

Dr. Ganesh Madhe
Economic Geography, Transport Geography, Tribal Study, Remote Sensing And GIS, Drone (UAV) Technology for Mapping etc.