Welcome to Department of Geography
Department Establishment :Year of establishment 1977-78
The total built up area of the department is about 1200 sq. feet. Which Consist of one class room, one laboratory, Cabin for the head of the Department and Faculty Member and a small store. A Laboratory is well equipped with various wall maps, toposheets, weather maps, Aerial Photographs, Survey instruments, Weather instrument, GRS System and tressing table, etc.
The Department has glorious history of result in University of Pune. Two Students of the Department were stood first in University of Pune at B.A Geography Special level. The department has a Tradition of good result.
In the year of 1992 the department had organized a three day state level conference without any aid From university or UGC. There were more than 10 participants from all over Maharashtra. The conference was on behalf of college and Maharashtra Bhugol shatra Parishad, Pune . it was grand success.
Keeping in view the development in Science and technology, the geography department is starting the diploma in G.I.S.(Geographical Information System) from the year of 2010-2011. The Students who will complete the diploma will get job opportunities in various Government Department as well as in corporate sector also for this training purpose college has signed a memorandum of understanding with “Optimist Engineering” Pune. Optimist support to provide technical support for to the college for training the students.
XII th for under graduation (F.Y.B.A entry level)
SELECTION PROCESS AND INTAKE CAPACITY:
Program Selection Criteria Intake
F.Y - S.Y.B.A On the basis of Students eligilibility As per Enrollment of the students
B.A Special On the basis of Students eligilibility 40
G.I.S Courses - As per Enrollment of the students
1. Computer Cartographic Laboratory
2. GIS Laboratory
4. Practical Laboratory
Appointed as a Vice-Principal S. S. C. College Junnar since 15th Aug 2009.
Received Dhobale best teacher award 2009.
Life member of following academic bodies.
Indian Institute of Geographer.
India.Deccan geographer, Pune , India.
Maharashtra Bhugol Shastra Parishad, Pune Position held
Chairman B.O.S. in Geography University of Pune 1988-1991.
Member academic Council University of Pune 1988-1991.
Member faculty of Science, University of Pune 1988-1991.
Member management Council Indian Institude of Geographer India 1990-1993.
M.B.P. Pune, 2005-2010.
Member managing council Junnar Taluka Shivner Shikshan Prasark Mandal (1998)
Refresher Courses Attended
Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh Subject: Geography- Refresher Course.
Duration: 1/11/1989 to 19/11/1989.
(Inclusive of Sundays and other Holidays)
University of Pune Department of Environmental Science.
Refresher Course sponsored by University Grant Commission, New Delhi
Duration: 4th Dec. 1991 to 31 st Dec.1991.
Guideship for M.Phil Students in Tilake Maharashtra University.
Appointed as external & internal Examiner- ship for M.phill, Students- Tilak Maharashtra University.
Appointed as Principal- (Sarvajanik Art’s and Commerce College, Visarwadi, Tahsil Nawapur, Dist- Nandurbar)
National Science Day Exhibition -2006 :Third Prize (Bio-electricity Model) 28th Feb.2006
National Science Day Exhibition -2007 :Third Prize (Bio-energy Model) 28th Feb.2007
Rank holders in merit list of university of Pune at B.A Level.
Miss sadhana Sancheti first in University at B.A. Level in the year -1989-90
Arundhati Wavhal first in University at B.A. Level in the year-1989-90.
Working at Various Positions
Mhaskare Babaji – Working in TASHADA as a Research Associate.
Korde Mahindra – Working in Dept. of Geography University of pune as a Research Associate
Parkhe Gulab-Associate Professor Art’s, Science, Commerce College,Ghodegaon.
Kaphale Sharad - Associate Professor Art’s, Commerce College, Narayangaon.
Shinde Sandeep - Associate Professor Art’s, Commerce College, Indapur.
Prof. Ajabe Rajendra:Head Geography Department Janta College Pathardi, Dist- Ahmednagar.
Prof. Swati Dhole (Dikstrit):H.O.D. Geography Department Symbiosis College, Pune.
Mr. Bhise (SET), Associate Professor, K.T.H.M. College, Nashik.