Menu

Geography

What is Geography?

Geography is the science of earth and geographers are scientists who study about the different branches of geography like physical geography, environmental geography, human geography and so on.
And currently popular concepts of Global Positioning System (GPS) and Geographic Information System (GIS) that form their base in geography have certainly made transport easier for us.

What Are The Areas Of Specialisation In Geography?

  • Cartography
  • Survey
  • Urban and Regional planning
  • Town Planning
  • Remote Sensing

When Can I Enroll For Geography?

Courses

Eligibility

Duration

Entrance Exam

B.A./ B.Sc.

HSC (Arts or Science)

3 Yrs.

Autonomous Exam

M.A./ M.Sc.

B.A./ B.Sc.(Geography)/ Graduation (any stream)

2 Yrs.

Autonomous Exam

PG Diploma in Geo-informatics/ Geosciences

B.A/ B.SC / M.A./M. Sc/ B.E.

1-2 Yrs.

Autonomous Exam

M. Phil.

M.A./M.Sc. (Geography)

3-5 Yrs.

Autonomous Exam

Ph.D.

M.A./M.Sc. (Geography)

3-5 Yrs.

Autonomous Exam

What Personality Traits Are Required In The Field Of Geography?

  • Creative approach
  • Good colour vision
  • Good physical health
  • Love for exploration
  • Observation skills
  • Patience
  • Perseverance
  • Scientific approach
  • Writing skills

IQ Required in the Field Of Geography?

Minimum Above Average Intelligence with hard work and consistency is preferred.

Aptitude Required In The Field Of Geography:

  • Above Average to High Abstract Reasoning
  • Above Average to High Verbal Reasoning
  • Above Average to High Space Relations
  • Above Average to High Numerical Ability
  • Above Average to High Mechanical Reasoning

Employment Opportunities In The Field Of Geography:

  • Govt. / Private Sector
  • Environment Monitoring Organisations
  • Indian Space Research Organization
  • International trade consultants
  • Market Research Organisations
  • Ministry of Family Welfare
  • National Remote Sensing Agency
  • Non-Governmental organisations
  • Travel Agencies
  • Real Estate Development
  • Surveying
  • Educational Institutes