Deshabandhu Mahavidyalaya

Deshabandhu Mahavidyalaya

Established 1973 | Affiliated to Kazi Nazrul University
NAAC Accredited 'B+' Grade Institution with CGPA 2.55
Recognized under 12(B) and 2(f) of the UGC Act 1956

Deshabandhu Mahavidyalaya
Geography,Deshabandhu Mahavidyalaya

About the Department

The department of Geography at Deshabandhu Mahavidyalaya was established in the year 2003. Initially the department started with 40 students of B.A. general course and in 2007 it finally received the recognition to open honours course under the curriculum of Burdwan Universiy. Currently the department follows semester system (CBCS) under  the curriculum  of Kazi Nazrul University, Asansol.

The department of Geography boasts well equipped and fully functional laboratories with sophisticated instruments, gadgets and software; which are used for recording weather data, testing soil characteristics, surveying, GIS, GPS mapping and interpretation. Besides Laboratory work, regular field surveys of different dimensions are also organized to help students gain more thorough knowledge and practical experience regarding the subject.

The present faculty of the department consists of two capable Assistant Professors and one Contractual Teacher (appointed by College Authority). There is also one non-teaching staff, who looks after the laboratories and the department.

The department of Geography is much sought after and reputed part of the institution especially regarding number of students being admitted per year and academic performance. The perfect balance of traditional as well as modern innovative teaching-learning processes are used to improve the academic, professional, social and mental well-being of the students.