Department of Geography, Punjabi University, Patiala
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Department History

The Department of Geography at the Punjabi University , Patiala was established in the Faculty of Sciences in 1974. The beginning was made with only three teachers, two readers and one lecturer, in position. Though quite a late starter, the Department has made notable contribution to teaching and research in geography during this short period.


FACULTY AND SYSTEM OFFICERS WITH QUALIFICATION AND SPECIALIZATION

Faculty

Specialization

Distinction/ Awards

Publications/ Projects (Number only)

Conferences/ Seminar

Attended (Number Only)

Name: Dr. Gurinder Kaur

19 Years

1. Population Geography.

2. Environmental Geography.

 

Books:        01

Conferences:10

Designation: Professor

 

Papers:        13

National:      10

Qualifications: M.Sc.,Ph.D

 

National:     11

International: Nil

Contact Information

0175-3046173 (O)

0175-2203515

 

International:2

Seminars:     20

E-mail: gurinder 2005@yahoo.com.in

 

Projects: Nil

National:        -

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Dr. Yadvinder Singh

14 Years 3 Months

1.Environmental Geography.

2.Remote Sensing & GIS.

3.Climatology;

4.Urban Ecology. 5.Agricultural    Ecology.

1. Young Scientist Award (1996)

Books:        -

Conferences:30

Designation: Professor and Head

2. Young Scientist Award (1997)

Papers:        20

National:      26

Qualifications: M.Sc.,M.Phil,Ph.D

3. Referee-Royal Geographical Society, London & Institute of British Geographers, London

National:     19

International:04

Contact Information

0175-3046174 (O)

0175-2223773

09815824499 (M)

 

International:01

Seminars:     27

E-mail: yadvindersingh12@rediffmail.com

Projects :Nil

National:        -

         

Name: Dr. Kuljit Singh Sohal

   

Books:        -

Conferences:

Designation: Professor

 

Papers:      

National:     

Qualifications: Ph.D  

National:     

International:

 

International:

Seminars:    

     
 

Projects :Nil

National:        -

         
         

Name: Baljit Kaur

 

 

Books:       

Conferences:

Designation: Assistant Professor

 

Papers:      

National:     

Qualifications: Ph.D

 

National:   

International:

 

International:-

Seminars:     -

Contact Information

9779115494 (M)

 

     
 

 

Projects:

National:       

         

Name: Apperdeep Kaur

 

 

Books:       

Conferences:

Designation: Assistant Professor

 

Papers:      

National:     

Qualifications: M.Sc.

 

National:   

International:

 

International:-

Seminars:     -

 

 

Projects:

National:       

         

Name: Shivjeet Kaur

 

 

Books:       

Conferences:

Designation: Assistant Professor

 

Papers:      

National:     

Qualifications:Ph.D

 

National:   

International:

 

International:-

Seminars:     -

 

 

Projects:

National:       

 

 

 

 

 

Name: S. Avtar Singh Matharoo

28 Years & 6 Months

1. Geomorphology.

2.Population Geography.

3. Quantitative Geography.

 

Books:        01

Conferences:

Designation: Assistant Professor (Re-Employed)

 

Papers:       02

National:      8

Qualifications: M.A., M.Phil.

 

National:    02

International: Nil

Contact Information

0175-3046174 (O)

0175-2228475(R)

 

International:-

Seminars:     -

E-mail: -

 

Projects: Nil

National:        2


Thrust Area

  • Agricultural Geography
  • Population Geography
  • Urban Geography

Courses Offered and Admission Criteria

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

DURATION

SEATS

1

M.Sc. Geography

2 years

37


Admission Procedure and Eligibility for each Course

Admission based on Entrance Test. B.A./B.Sc. with geography with 50% marks.

S.NO.

COURSE CODE

ELIGIBILITY

TUITION FEE & OTHER HARGES (Approximate)

1

M.Sc. Geography

B.A./B.Sc. with geography with 50% marks.

 

 

 

 


Download Syllabi: M.Sc. I (sem I & II)B.A. III

Scholarship

As per University rules.


Contact Us

Name:
Dr. Yadvinder Singh
Department of Geography
Punjabi University, Patiala,Punjab.

Pin -147002
Ph: 0175-304-6173


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