Bhairab Ganguly College

Bhairab Ganguly College

  • Reaccredited
    NAAC Grade A+
  • Affiliated to
    W.B. State Univ.
  • Govt.
  • AISHE Code

Department of Geography

Department of Geography

About the Department

  • General Course introduced in 1980
  • Honours Course introduced in 1984
  • Postgraduate Course introduced in 2009
  • Intake capacity in Honours Course is 58
  • Intake capacity in Postgraduate course is 30


Non-teaching Staff

  • Sri Pradip Mondal, Office Peon [Deputed to Geography Lab.]
  • Sri Rabin Hansda, Security Guard [Deputed to Geography PG Section] (College appointed)

Visiting Faculty

Under-Graduate Department Of Geography

Sl No Name Designation Affiliation
  Dr. Sandipan Chakraborty Retired Associate Professor in Geography  Chandannagar Govt. college
1 Dr. Bhaskar Chaudhuri Associate Professor in Geography PG Department Of Geography, Bijoykrishna Girls College, Howrah
2 Dr. Biraj Kanti Mondal Assistant Professor in Geography Netaji Subhas Open University
3 Dr. Sayantan Das Assistant Professor in Geography Dumdum Motijheel College
4 Dr. Manidip Chakraborty Assistant Professor in English PG Department Of  English, Bhairab  Ganguly College
5 Dr. Rejaul Islam Assistant Professor  in Bengali Department Of Bengali, Bhairab Ganguly College
6  Bijon Krishna Mondal Sact-1 Department Of Computer Science, Bhairab Ganguly College

Infrastructural Facilities

  • Seminar Library: Both reading room and lending facilities are available in the U.G. and P.G. Seminar Libraries where books on contemporary issues in Geography are available.
  • Laboratory Facility: Instruments like Prismatic Compass, Dumpy Level, Theodolite, Abney Level, Clinometer, Altimeter, Water Current meter, Mirror Stereoscope, GPS etc. are available for regular classes as well as for field surveys.
  • GIS Laboratory: Two well-furnished GIS Laboratories with more than 20 computers are there in the department.
  • Internet Access: The department provides free internet access to students.
  • Digital Classroom: All the classrooms of P.G. section are furnished with LCD Projector where teaching with modern ICT facility is provided.

Teaching Methods

  • ICT based teaching Learning
  • PPT presentation
  • Classroom Lecture
  • Special Lecture
  • Students Seminar
  • Group Discussion
  • Open-air class

Special Activities

  • Field Tours: Both natural and cultural landscapes are considered as Laboratory for an investigation into the geographical spaces. Several long and short tours are organized in this respect.
  • Meteorological Observatory: A Meteorological Observatory has been established and started functioning through collection of meteorological data from 1st March, 2014.
  • Wall Magazine: There are two wall magazines in the department – one is in the U.G. section while the other is in the P.G. Section.
  • Seminars and Special Lectures: The department occasionally organizes special lectures by eminent teachers and scientists. Recently, it has organized a National Seminar on “Contemporary Research in Geography”.
  • Rain Water Harvesting: Rain water harvesting Project ( ‘Megh Kalas’ ) has been initiated in 2016 for watering the college garden and to enhance awareness about water conservation.

Job Prospect


Departmental Gallery

PG students attending class of Smt. Monisha Hembram
PG students attending class of Smt. Madhumita Mondal
PG students attending class of Dr. Shrinwantu Raha
PG students attending practical class of Smt. Priyanka Dasgupta
PG students attending practical class of Sri. Bikash Ghosh
PG students attending class of Smt. Monisha Hembram
PG students attending class of Smt. Madhumita Mondal
PG students attending class of Dr. Shrinwantu Raha
PG students attending practical class of Smt.Priyanka Dasgupta
Present faculty and non- teaching members of Geography Department
UG and PG farewell programme organised by Department of Geography
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