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M.Phil Geography Admissions 2018 - 2019 Academic Year

Master of Philosophy in Geography

Have you studied Masters degree in Geography? Are you interested in pursuing higher studies in the same field? If yes, then M.Phil or Master of Philosophy is an option for you. It is available in most of the institutes and you can obtain the general information about the course like duration, eligibility, admissions, etc from below.

Course Name: M.Phil Geography
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 years


Master of Philosophy in Geography is a postgraduate level degree course in the field of Geography. Geography is a kind of science which deals with the study about the Earth, its lands, inhabitants, features, phenomena, etc. The course includes 4 historical traditions in geographical research like spatial analysis of natural and human phenomena, area studies, the study of man-land relationship and area research in earth science. Candidates learn about natural complexities, human and earth dependencies, how it has changed and other related things. It has 2 main parts- physical geography and human geography.
Candidates who are willing to learn about different natural resources, extraction of mineral resources, etc should pursue this course.

Admission Procedure

The course is not in that much demand and very less competition. This makes the admissions easy. Most of the institutes offer either direct admissions or on merit basis. Only a few reputed institutes may conduct entrance examinations and interviews to validate the knowledge of candidates.

M.Phil Geography 2018 - 2019 Admission Application Enquiry


M.Phil Geography - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.Phil Geography course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2018 - 2019 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Aditi MahavidyalayaUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Faculty of Law University of DelhiUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Government Arts College (Autonomous)Bharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
M.V.Muthiah Government Arts College for WomenMother Teresa Women's UniversityTamil Nadu
Prof. Ramkrishna More Arts, Commerce & Science CollegeMaharashtra State Board of Technical EducationMaharashtra
Softkey Education & Infotech LtdKarnataka State Open UniversityMaharashtra

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Candidates holding a bachelor degree with the specialization in Geography from a reputed institute are eligible for this course. They should have secured at least 55% marks in geography to become eligible for this course.
The age criteria should be checked from the selected institute before submitting the application form as it varies from one institute to another.


The duration of this course is 2 years.

Further Study options

After completion of this course, if a candidate is willing to study further, the only available option is Ph.D. or Doctor of Philosophy in Geography. The research methodologies studies during M.Phil. will help a lot during Ph.D. and it is also a research-based degree course.

Course Highlights

As the candidate has already completed the bachelor’s degree in geography, the basics are understood. The course focuses on various research methodologies, the geography of regional development in India and other countries, advanced social geography, etc.
Candidates also learn about population urbanization and migration, spatial aspects of infrastructure and development, etc in this course.
Although most of this course is theoretical, it includes a short-term project named as a dissertation at the end. Candidates need to complete this project, write the thesis and submit the same before the end of the course.

Job aspects

They can become a geography professor, geography content developer, Geo analyst trainee, geography matter expert, associate Geographic technician, etc very easily.

M.Phil Geography Admissions for 2018 - 2019 Academic Year

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