Courses » B.Sc » Engineering » General » B.Sc Geography »

B.Sc Geography

Bachelor of Science in Geography

Do you want to pursue Geography as a career option? Do you want to study the Earth and its features, land, maps and inhabitants? Then, B.Sc Geography course is just for you. There are many colleges and institutes that provide this undergraduate course. Learn about this course in detail.

Course Name: B.Sc Geography
Group: B.Sc
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 3 years

It is an undergraduate course in Geography. Students learn about the Earth and its features, land and inhabitants. Various colleges and institutes in India offer this course.

Personal Skills

Keen observation, perceptive and probing mind, logical and analytical thinking and computer skills are much needed qualification in the field of Geography. Interest in Science and Maths can help one to be good in this profession and like any other careers, good communication skills play a major role.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The basic eligibility criteria for pursuing B.Sc Geography course is a pass degree in Higher Secondary Examination or 10+2 in any discipline (preferably Science) from a recognized college or university.
  • A base in maths, statistics and computer science is needed in graduate studies. After completion of Bachelor’s degree, an aspirant can go for higher studies such as Masters, M.Phil and Ph.D programs.
The minimum duration of B.Sc Geography course is about 3 years divided into six semesters.

B.Sc Geography 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


B.Sc Geography - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering B.Sc Geography course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Periyar E.V.R. College (Autonomous)Bharathidasan UniversityTamil Nadu
Presidency CollegeUniversity of MadrasTamil Nadu
S.Kula Women's CollegeManipur UniversityManipur
Shri Durgaji Postgraduate CollegeDeen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur UniversityUttar Pradesh
Shyamsundar CollegeThe University of BurdwanWest Bengal
Sibsagar Girls CollegeDibrugarh UniversityAssam
Sonarpur MahavidyalayaUniversity of CalcuttaWest Bengal
Surendranath CollegeUniversity of CalcuttaWest Bengal
Surendranath College for WomenUniversity of CalcuttaWest Bengal
Surendranath Evening CollegeUniversity of CalcuttaWest Bengal
Swahid Peoli Phukan CollegeDibrugarh UniversityAssam
University collegeUniversity of KeralaKerala
Vivekananda MahavidyalayaThe University of BurdwanWest Bengal
Vivekananda Mahavidyalaya, HaripalThe University of BurdwanWest Bengal
Women's College SrinagarUniversity of KashmirJammu and Kashmir

Displaying 31 to 45 of 45 results.
Pages :  1  2     

To add a college to the above list, you must search for college and then add a course to the college.

Filter by State

Tamil Nadu     Maharashtra     West Bengal     Uttar Pradesh     Assam     Jammu and Kashmir     Kerala     Andaman and Nicobar     Gujarat     Manipur     

Skills required for good geographers:

Physically and mentally fit for field work
Good analytical and research skills
Ability to focus and speculate with help of data and maps
Passion for new inventions
Computing skills
Good writing and verbal skills
Good attentive skills

Advantages or benefits of B.Sc Geography course

  • Candidates can work in various government departments and research institutes.
  • Several private sector organizations like remote sensing technology require the services of a qualified geographer.
  • They can also take teaching as their career in schools, colleges or universities both in private as well as Government based schools, colleges and universities.
  • Opening coaching institutes or tutorials can also be one of the career option for Geographers.
  • Other options for them where they can have jobs are travel / tourism planning, transportation planning, urban planning, solid waste disposal system, social services and emergency services.

Job prospects

Several career options with numerous specializations are available for a B.Sc Geography graduate. Some of them are listed here
  • Cartography:

    Geographers who specialize in the field of Cartography can make maps, globes, charts and models.
  • Survey:

    Geographers can specialize in surveying either by joining the Survey of India or private organizations or State Survey Departments.
  • Urban and Regional Planning:

    This specialization is concerned with planning, housing and developmental projects with respect to location and the utilization of available land space.
  • Town Planning:

    Geographers are employed by private and public organizations engaged in urban planning.

B.Sc Geography Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

Are you looking for admissions for B.Sc Geography for the academic year 2019 - 2020? We can connect you with the right colleges and universities offering B.Sc Geography courses in your preferred locations. Contact us for more details.

Return to Courses