Department of Geography

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Name: Dr. Neelam Bageshwari

Head & Associate Professor

Qualification: M.A., PG Diploma in Human Ecology, Ph.D.

Experience: 22 Years

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Name: Ms.Ankita Gupta

Qualification: B.A., M.A. M.Phil, NET, Phd (Pursuing)

Experience: 8 Years


Name: Ms. Sheelu

Qualification: M.A., NET,M.Phil. Phd (Pursuing)

Experience: 6 Years



Name: Dr. Renu Shaktawat

Qualification: Ph.D, UGC NET,  B.Sc. , M.Sc. Geography 

Name: Ms. Arti Tanwar

Qualification: UGC NET, M.A., B.A.

Laboratory Staff

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UG Course

  • B.A. (Annual Scheme)
  • B.Sc. (Annual Scheme)
  • PG Course

  • M.A. M.Sc. (Semester)
  • Kanoria PG Mahila Mahavidyalaya ,Jaipur is a Network Institute  for Indian Institute Of Remote sensing ,Dehradhun (IIRS) Outreach Programme ( Nodal Centre).
  • Program outcomes-

    Geography is the study of Earth’s surface and its Description. The word GEOGRAPHY is derived from the Greek word ge - 'Earth ' and ‘grapho’- to describe '. Geography is concerned to provide accurate, orderly and rational description and interpretation of the variable character of the Earth's surface. Graduate and Post Graduate Programme build up a base to understand the applications and Nature of Geography as science and social science.  It helps to synthesize, critically evaluate and present geographic information that addresses human - environmental challenges through various tools and techniques for the welfare of the society. In present context of Global village, the geography program helps students to identify, describe and analyze complex interactions that exist between the physical and human spheres. The program helps in identifying and critically analyzing the spatial Distribution patterns of man- environment interactions, Resource Planning and Management. Post graduate program enables to synthesize, critically evaluate, design maps to interpret study of patterns of physical and human characteristics on the Earth's surface and apply geospatial tools to appraise the real world problems.


    Geography is one of the oldest and the fastest growing fields of knowledge. Geography which is regarded as the “Mother of all Sciences” has undergone a process of evolution from descriptive stage to analytical stage. Modern Geography offers plenty of job opportunities and are as under:
    • COMPETITIVE EXAMS: UPSC, GPSC, Railway Board, Bank Boards etc.
      • IAS, IPS and IFS exams.
    • Plenty of jobs are available in various industries and Non Governmental Organizations. To join industry and NGO’s you need to complete a course in Environment and Ecology.
    • TOURISM : A geography background is an asset for careers in travel and tourism.
    • SURVEY Geographers can specialize in surveying, either by joining the Survey of India or State Survey Departments, National Sample Survey Organisation, Census of India or Private Organizations.
    • GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS) This is one of the fastest growing technical branches of Geography.
    • Shree Kalptaru Sansthan
    • Indian Human Ecology Council : CHEC India
    • Tourism and Wildlife Society Of India
    • Eco - Rescuers Foundation
    • Mother Earth Project
    • Birla planetarium Jaipur
    • Astro Club : Department of Science and Technology Government of Rajasthan Jaipur
    • Jaipur Amateur Astronomy
    • King Hills Travels
    • N2N Adventure
    • Jaipur Doordarshan

    Highlights of Session 2022-23

    • 28, July 2022 , Department of Geography organised a guest lecture on “Micro level Planning and role of GIS in Regional Development “by Ms Ananya Sharma (GIS Expert)
    • 11 July to 12 August 2022, Student’s of the Geography Department participated in an online short virtual lecture series on different modules of Weather and Climate science organized by Meteorological Training Institute , India Meteorological Department and Ministry of Earth Sciences under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Programme.
    • 16 July , 30 July , 06 August 2022 , Students of M. A / M. Sc. Conducted different skill based and cultural activities as a part of Community Outreach Programme in association with Shilp Srajan Sansthan , Jawahar Nagar ,Jaipur.
    • 30 July 2022 , Students of M. A/ M. Sc. participated in Jaipur Tiger Festival at Jawahar Kala Kendra Jaipur organized by Rajasthan Heritage , Art and Cultural Foundation with the support of the Department of Forest for creating awareness.
    • 16 September 2022 ,Department conducted a Guest lecture on “Montreal protocol @35: global cooperation protecting life on earth" by Professor T.I . Khan on the occasion of the International Day for the preservation of the Ozone layer along with Signature campaign and Waste Paper Collection For Recycling and also release of NATURE CLUB Logo .
    • 23 September 2022 , Organized a visit to Autumn Equinox,Jantar Mantar, jaipur organized by the Department of Science and Technology , Rajasthan in collaboration with Department of Art and Culture.
    • 30 September 2022 , Organized a visit to Birla planetarium for the students to know about Galaxy and experience the lesser known world of stars and watched the show CASSINI - An Incredible Voyage.
    • 14 November - 19 November 2022 Students under the guidance of faculty members conducted various activities- Quiz, Guest lecture, Poster competition, Nukkad Natak, Model Exhibition during Geography Awareness Week 2022 celebration.
    • 29 November 2022 -Organized a one day visit to Ranthambore National Park for the students to witness the flora and fauna and the geography of the region.
    • Department organized Interactive Inaugural lecture on 06 January , 2023 by Shree Vishnu Lamba - Treeman of India under the 06 Months Certificate course on Global Environmental Sustainability and Community Participation in association with Shree Kalptaru Sansthan , Jaipur.
    • 4 February 2023 - Department of Geography conducted a Technical Lecture on “QGIS and Digitization of Maps” by Dr Rani Prasad Singh .
    • 09-11 February 2023 - Conducted a Workshop-cum- Seminar on “Disaster Management: Preparedness and Mitigation” in association with Safety Professionals Association of India (SPAI) .
    • 07-16 April 2023, under Community Outreach Programme students of M. A/ M. Sc. Semester II in association with Shilp Srajan Sansthan actively participated and assisted in the event KADAM 3.0

    Session 2016-2017

    S.No.Name of The Capability Enhancement ProgramDate Of ImplementationNumber of Students EnrolledName of The Agencies Enrolled
    1Birla Planetarium visit10.09.2016
    146Birla Planetarium
    Dr. Sandeep Bhattcharya
    2Educational visit and adventure camp25 September,2016
    18Camp INDIA
    Shri. Gaurav sharma
    5IIS University
    4A Faculty Development Workshop -Pedagogy Skills14-19 October,2016
    Department Of Geography
    5Sadak Suraksha jeevanraksha Abhiyan18-19 November,2016
    Friday- Saturday
    20Ms. Heena Wadhwani
    6Workshop on Disaster management and Capacity Building18 November,2016
    278Advocate A k.Singh,
    Brig. Kamlesh
    7Guest lecture : Climate change - Impacts,Vulenerability,Adaptation and Climate Resilience14 December,2016
    10Prof. Dominic Kniveton, Department Of Geography, University Of Rajasthan, Jaipur
    8Educational tour
    jim corbett,nainital,mukteshwar
    24-28 December,2016
    21N2N Adventures
    Nagender Pal Singh
    9One Day Seminar
    Sadak suraksha saptah 2017
    250Shri Rajkumar Rajpal( Nursing Officer, Trauma centre,Sawai Man Singh Hospital, Jaipur
    10Interactive Session25-01-2017
    80Asmita Sharma
    Film Gutrun Guturgu
    Thomas Mathew
    Film Critic and motivational Speaker
    11Panel Discussion31-01-2017
    109Prof. T. I khan- Director HEEPS, UOR, Jaipur,
    Prof. Ashwani Kumar,
    Prof. H. S. Sharma, shri Harshvardhan
    1220th Indian Birding Fair09-02-2017
    14Shri Harshavardhan
    ( Hon. secretary)
    Tourism and wildlife society of India (TWSI)
    13One day Program on Nature Quiz09 March,2017
    20Forestry Training Institute
    Naresh Kumar
    14World Sparrow Day20th March,2017
    10Shri Harshavardhan
    ( Hon. secretary)
    Tourism and wildlife society of India (TWSI)
    15Guest lecture and Instrumental Survey05 April,2017
    20Shri kalu Ram Sharma:
    Director- Multimax Surveyor, Jaipur
    16Educational tour
    Shivpuri, Rishikesh
    8-12 April 201724N2N Adventures
    Nagender Pal Singh
    17Earth Day22-04-2017
    52G. J Unnithan,
    Prof H. S. Sharma,
    Prof. T. I. Khan, Prof. Ashwani Kumar, Jabbar Khan, Actress Asmita Sharma

    Session 2017-2018

    S.No.Name of The Capability Enhancement ProgramDate Of ImplementationNumber of Students EnrolledName of The Agencies Enrolled
    1Van Mahotsav-68th State Level10-07-2017
    8Forestry Training Institute
    Naresh Kumar
    2World Nature Conservation Day( Charts, Posters and Skit28.07.2017
    126Dr. NeelamBageshwari (Head), Department Of Geography.
    3Guest Lecture " Relevance Of Social Science In Contemporary Scenario"30-08-2017
    52Dr. Sushila Pareek
    Department of Psychology
    Univ. of Rajasthan
    4Planetarium visit: Bharat ki shan Mangalyan06.09.2017
    115Birla Planetarium
    Dr. Sandeep Bhattcharya
    5Workshop on Ozone Gas Preservation16-9-2017
    5Forestry Training Institute
    Naresh Kumar
    6Autumn Equinoxes23,24-09-201710Birla Planetarium
    7Abhivyakti Welfare Society27-09-2017
    120Welfare Society
    8One Day Seminar NDDY Course02-10-2017
    22Prakartik Chikitsalaya
    Bapu Nagar Jaipur
    9Cosmos 201728-10-2017
    5IIS University
    10One Day Visit : Chambal, Kota25.11.2017
    160Dr. NeelamBageshwari and Faculty members
    11Technical session on Digitisation, GIS and Softwares 05,06-10-2017
    03, 09,10-11-2017
    28Dr. M. P. Punia
    Assistant Director
    B. M. Birla Institute of Remote Sensing
    12Guest Lecture22,27,28,30 Nov. And 01 Dec, 201714Prof. R. N. Mishra ( Retd.)
    Department of Geography University of Rajasthan, Jaipur
    13Center for Disaster Management
    HCM Rajasthan State Institute of Public Administration
    156Dr.Anjana Shrivastav
    14Study Tour - Mashobra-Shimla-Chandigarh26-31 Dec. 201731N2N
    Adventure &com
    15Workshop on Importance of GIS for Developing Smart Solutions19-03-2018
    2Mr. Brijesh Chorotia,
    Dr. Mohd.Anul Haq,
    Mr. Sanjeev Dhupkar, Siddhartha Khare

    Session 2018-2019

    S.No.Name of The Capability Enhancement ProgramDate Of ImplementationNumber of Students EnrolledName of The Agencies Enrolled
    1Students :-Talk Show08-08-2018
    52Patrika TV
    2Planetarium visit : Bharat ki shan Mangalyan11-08-2018
    167Birla Planetarium
    Dr. Sandeep Bhattcharya
    3Talk Show : Yuv Tarang21-08-2018
    7Akmal Abbas jaipur
    Door Darshan
    4One Day Seminar on
    World Ozone Day
    09/17/2018124Department of Geography
    5Students participation on
    Open Forum Discussion
    09/18/201813Akmal Abbas jaipur
    Door Darshan Kendra jaipur
    6Geography Awarness Week11-17 November 2018
    Geography Department
    7Road safety Orientation workshop19.12.2018
    58Mr. Ashwini Bagga
    Road safety Expert, Community for Safer Roads
    Shri Shailendra Singh Rathore
    Road safety
    8Study Tour - Lothal- Diu-Somnath25-31 Dec. 201841King Hills Travels

    9Study Tour - Jaipur Guwahati25-31 March 201962King Hills Travels

    Session 2019-2020

    S.No.Name of The Capability Enhancement ProgramDate Of ImplementationNumber of Students EnrolledName of The Agencies Enrolled
    1Birla Planetarium visit09/07/2019135Birla Planetarium
    Dr. Sandeep Bhattcharya
    2Good Samaritan and Basic Life Support11.09.2019 Wednesday50Ms. Nisha Bagga
    3Workshop on Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System28-09-2019, 05-10-2019,
    12-09-2019, 07-12-2019.
    Secretary ISG , Jaipur Chapter
    4Ozone Day09/16/2019111Department of Geography
    5Training Certificate Programme25,26 Sep.2019100Eternal Hospital Transport Dept. and Road Safety Cell Govt. of Rajasthan
    6One Day Seminar26-09-2019 Thursday
    02-10-2019 Monday
    National Persident SPIA
    7National Seminar on Application of Geo Spatial Techonology in Agriculture10/18/201914Vivekananda Global University
    8Pre Event -World Aids Day-Run for Humanity11/18/2019100Adv.Aplav Saxena
    9Guest Lecture
    Concept of Geomophology
    43Prof.H.S.Sharma (Retd.)
    University of Rajasthan
    Dept.of Geography
    10Road March29.11.2019
    122Ms. Laxmi Saxena
    National Co- Ordinator
    11One Day Visit - Harsh Hills30-11-2019
    64Department of Geography
    12Guest Lecture
    Study and Preparation of master Plan Jaipur city
    30Subhash Chandra Sharma
    Senior Town Planner
    Pawan Kabara
    Deputy Town Planner
    13World Wetlands Day03.02.2020
    100Sri Sunayan Sharma
    (Retired IFS)
    Prof. H S. Sharma
    ( Hon. President CHEC- India), Prof. T. I. Khan
    President- CHEC INDIA

    Session 2020-2021

    S.No.Name of The Capability Enhancement ProgramDate Of ImplementationNumber of Students EnrolledName of The Agencies Enrolled
    1Ozone Day Celebration16.09.2020
    69Dr. Neelam Bageshwari (Head)
    KMM Jaipur
    2September Equinoxes23.09.2020
    Part I/II /IIDr. Neelam Bageshwari (Head)
    KMM Jaipur
    3Wildlife week:Sustaining All Life Forms on Earth02-08 October 2020
    Friday -Thursday
    279Department of Geography
    Dr. Neelam Bageshwari, Ms. Ankita Gupta, Ms. Anamika Singh, Ms. Sheelu
    4Wildlife week:Webinar on Sustaining All Life Forms on Earth07-10-2020
    100Shri. Sunayan Sharma(Retd IFS ),
    Prof. H. S. Sharma, Prof. T. I. Khan, Madam G.J. Unnithan
    5KOSMOS : A Step Towards Sustainable Community29 - 31 October 2020 Thursday - Saturday187Komal Choudhary, Somya Parashar, Reena Sidh, Usha Prajapat, Pooja Sharma, Guddi Meena (M.Sc. Semester III), Department Of Geography
    6Geographical Model Making19-12-2020
    21Dr. Neelam Bageshwari (Head)
    KMM Jaipur
    7Extension Lecture and Hands on : Digitization of Toposheet30.01.2021 Saturday
    06.02.2021 Saturday
    8K. K. Mishra
    8International Webinar:Climate Change - Vision 2021 Mother Earth Project17-03-2021
    52Barton Rubenstein (Co-founder MEP), Sandra Prufer
    , Ms. Laxmi Saxena
    (National Director -MEP)
    9Spring Equinox Celebration - 202121.03.2021
    78Mohd. Arif, Department of Science and Technology and Department of Art and Culture,
    Govind Dadhich
    10National Webinar : Ecosystem Restoration -202105.06.2021
    186Dr. Vinod B. Mathur: Chairperson - National Biodiversity Board,(Vice Chair :IUCN), Prof. Suresh Chand Rai (Head ) Delhi School of Economics
    Shri Harshvardhan (TWSI ), Ms. Laxmi Saxena (MEP ), Prof. H. S. Sharma -CHEC India, Prof. T. I. Khan :President (CHEC India

    Session 2021-2022

    S.No.Name of the ActivityDateName of the Resource Person / collaboration/ Institution
    1Geographer's Day18-Aug-21Dr.Neelam Bageshwari ( Head), Ms.Anamika Singh: Assistant Professor Department of Geography
    2International World Ozone Day Celebration16-Sep-21Dr. Neelam Bageshwari (Head) Department of Geography
    3International webinar: National Honey Bee Day23 August 2021, MondayDepartment of Geography in association with Common Wealth of Human Ecology Council: Chec- India. Dr. K . L. Pokarna( Retd. Deputy Director: Medical Services, Consultant Unicef.
    4Wildlife week celebration : webinar, guest lecture, talk , Quiz etc.02-08 October, 2021Eco Rescuers foundation: S. V. Kumbhojkar- Director JWR Foundation, Shri S. P . Singh - IFS, M. K. Vijayvargiya- Retd. Deputy Conservator of forest; Shri Rajveer Singh: Naturalists ; Shri Vishnu Lamba : Treeman of India.
    5National Webinar:Geoinformatics Technology and Career Opportunities14-09-2021 11. 00 amDepartment of Geography in Collaboration with Netra Institute of Geoinformatics Management and Technologies Foundation.
    6Geography Awareness week celebration: webinar, short film. Poster making , Quiz, Elocution, Nature photography, virtual visit etc.15-21 November, 2021Department of Geography
    7Launch of , " Wetland sakhee" programme02-Feb-22Dr. Neelam Bageshwari (Head) Department of Geography
    8Interactive session: Community participation in wetlands conservation08-02-2022 11 Online : Google meetDr. Ritesh Kumar Director Wetlands International South Asia (WISA) Department of Geography and Nature Club
    925th National Bird Fair : face painting19-20 February, 2022Shri Harshvardhan Hon. Secretary Tourism and Wildlife Society of India (TWSI)
    10Guest lecture: Role of Remote sensing and GIS in Sustainable Development02-03-2022 11.00 am Online- Google meetDepartment of Geography in association with NIIT UNIVERSITY, Neemrana Guest Speaker: Dr. Thota Siva Sankar, Assistant Professor GIS
    11Identify objects and write idioms competition. Participants and winners- 1. Saniya Khan I 2. Nidhi jangir II 3. Pooja Singh III08-03-2022 TuesdayChandravati Mathura Prasad Mahila Shishu Suraksha samiti , Ajmer Rajasthan
    12Panel Discussion on Climate change, Air Pollution and Health Participants: 1. Chahak Singh( Sem I) 2. Pooja Singh ( Sem I) 3. Yashita Yadav ( Sem III) 4. Anisha Godara ( B.A part III).08-03-2022 TuesdayDr. Kachina Chawla, Senior Advisor for Health Office at United States Agency for International Development (USAID)/India Dr. Fuyuen Yip, Chief of Emergency Management, Radiation, and Chemical Branch (EMRCB) at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Embassy, New Delhi Dr. Ravindra Khaiwal, Professor of Environment Health, Department of Community Medicine & School of Public Health at Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh Michael Rosenthal, Director, North India Office (Moderator) The invitation is attached with the email. I request you to share the information with your students for signing up and attending the webinar.
    13IITB- AICTE Mapathon: Thematic Mapping Project submitted by : Chanchal Preeti Ojha Yashita yadav22 February - 29 March 2022.Indian Institute of Technology Bombay in association with All India Council for Technical Education (FOSSEE: Free /Libre and open source software in Education Project).
    14Parachute Painting: 1. Anisha Godara B. A part III 2. Preeti Ojha Semester III15-Mar-22Mother Earth Project: Awareness for Environment by parachute.
    15Road March- Awareness for Envionment by Parachute Gandhi circle to Aranya Bhawan24-Mar-22Mother Earth Project: Awareness for Environment by parachute.
    16Extension Lecture on Remote sensing and GIS, Softwares and GPS18,19,20 April 2022 Time 3:00 to 5:00M.P Punia - Head Department of Remote sensing, Birla Institute of Scientific Research ,Jaipur Indian Society of Geomatics,Jaipur Chapter

    Department of Geography Organized Educational Tour to places of geographical interest and are as under-

    • Mt. Abu , Jaisalmer, Harsh Hills, Bharatpur Sanctuary, Kota , Ajmer , Chandlai, Kanota : Rajasthan.
    • Nainital and Jim Corbett
    • Rishikesh, Shivpuri and Haridwar
    • Assam -Guwahati
    • Sikkim - Darjeeling
    • Dehradun
    • Dharamshala - Dalhousie
    • Gujrat(Lothal), Somnath and  Diu
    • Mashobhra (Shimla) , Chandigarh
    • Roshna Kafle awarded on 16.04.2023 by Shilp Srajan Sanstha for Her achievements in kadam 3. 0 Ek behtar kal ki aur
    • Preeti Ojha NET (December 2022)
    • Usha Prajapat NET ( December 2022)
    • Manisha Meena (RAS) 2018
    • Vijay Laxmi M.A./M.Sc. Geography (Gold Medal) 7-12-2020
    • Purva Mukherjee: SECOND POSITION in Painting Competition( 05 JUNE, 2020)
    • Kamakshi Ratnawat (SBI) 2021
    • Mansi Bainada: Miss Rajasthan ( Second Runner up) 2019.
    • Preeti Ojha: Best Anchor 2020 ( Kanoria pg Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Jaipur; Face Painting: First Prize .
    • Harshita Mathur: Second Position ( Inter College Debate Competition (2020).
    • Madhu: III Position Solo Dance ( Folk) , 2018.
    • Aayushi Rajawat Rajya puraskar ( Governor award) certificate from governor of Rajasthan: World Association of girl guides and girl scout ) initiative by Unicef .
      Anu Tatu: RAS 2018
    • Neetu Karol:  SDM (2018)
    • Advocate Sonu Kanwar Shekhawat : Legal Adviser at National Human Rights and Crime Control Bureau

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