B.A. Geography - Stands for Bachelor of Arts in Geography. Typically, a B.A. is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in any discipline. Geography is the study of the Earth - the land, topography, attributes, people and phenomena. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Environment and Ecology, Fundamentals of Remote Sensing and GIS, Statistical Techniques, Spatial Analysis, Advanced Physical Geography, Contemporary Human Geography, Computer Aided Mapping, Thematic Atlas, Spatial Economic Systems, Natural Resource Management, Political Geography, Agricultural Geography, Social Geography of India, Urban Settlement System, Regional Development, Cultural Geography, Hydrology and Water Resource Management, Environmental Impact Assessment, Geography of Landscape, Demography and Population Policy, Health, Environment and Society etc.

Basic Eligibility

 

Candidate who are seeking admission in this field must have passed the higher secondary school (10+2) pass.

Job Prospects

The field of Geography offers various career options to the candidates who are interested in learning different features of the earth.  Geographers are placed in different organizations in the role of  demographers, agricultural specialists,  urban and regional planners and remote sensing specialists, etc. They can also work in research and government sectors.

 

Geographers can also seek placement in research agencies such as environmental issues, population studies and rural development. Teaching profession can be undertaken in universities, colleges and schools for those who are geographers. Post- graduate students can also start their own coaching institutes.


Remuneration:-

 

A graduate employed in research institutes and government departments get income salary of Rs 8,000- Rs 15,000 every year depending upon their superiority and experience. In private companies the compensation is better with benefits such as medical allowances, house rent, etc.  Geographers as a teacher can earn an amount of Rs 10,000 - Rs 25,000 every month.

Institutes Offering B.A. - Geography

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Amrit Lal Mahavidyalya - Bachelor of Art in Geography
Anugrah Narayan College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
B. J. B. Autonomous College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Baburaoji Gholap College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Bhusawal Arts Science & P.O. Nahata Commerce College, Jalgaon - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Bikali College, Goalpara - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Changu Kana Thakur Arts, Commerce and Science college - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Changu Kana Thakur High School & College - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
Cluny Women's College, Darjeeling - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
D.A.V. College, Siwan - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
D.M.College of Arts - Bachelor Of Arts In Geography
Dayanand Brajendra Swarup College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Deccan Education Society's Willingdon College, Sangli - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
DeviCharan Baruah Girls’ College, Jorhat - Bachelor of Arts Geography
Dewan Abdul Goni College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Dibrugarh Hanumanbux Surajmal Kanoi College - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
Dimoria College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Dum Dum Motijheel Rabindra Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Dyal Singh Evening College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Fergusson College, Pune - Bachelors of Arts in Geography
G.P Women’s College, Imphal - Bachelor Of Arts In Geography
Gokhale Education Society’s H.P.T. Arts and R.Y.K. Science College - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
Gour Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Gour Mohan Sachin Mandal Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Government Post Graduate College, Rajouri - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Govt. College for Women, Rohtak - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Govt. College Panchkula - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Govt. College, Bomdila - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Govt. P. G. College, Ranikhet - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Guru Nanak Girls College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Iswar Chandra Vidyasagar College, Tripura - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
Iswar Chandra Vidyasagar College, Tripura - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
Jagat Taran Girls' Degree College, Allahabad - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
JDB Govertment Girls PG College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
K.G. Joshi College of Arts & N.G.Bedekar College of Commerce - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
K.L.E. Society’s Lingaraj College - Bachelor of Arts in English,Sociology, Geography
Kandra Radhakanta Kundu Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Karamveer Ganpat Dada More Arts Science & Commerce College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Kashipur Michael Madhusudan Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Khandesh Education Society's Pratap College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
L. D. Arts College - Bachelor of Arts Geography
Lalbaba College, Howrah - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Loknete Vyankatrao Hiray Arts‚ Science and Commerce College, Nasik - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Maharajadhiraj Uday Chand Women's College - Bachelor of Arts Geography
Mahatma Gandhi College, Lalpur - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Mahatma Gandhi Shikshan Mandal's Arts, Science & Commerce College, Chopda - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Malda Women's College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
MES Abasaheb Garware College - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
Mirik College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
MVP Samaj’s K.T.H.M College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Nalanda Open University - Bachelor Of Arts With Honours In Geography
Netaji subhas Ashram Mahavidyalaya Suisa, Purulia - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
North Gauhati College, Kamrup - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
North Guwahati College - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
North Lakhimpur College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Patna Women's College - Bachelor of Arts Hons. Degree in Geography
Rabindra Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Raha College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Rajendra College, Chapra - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Rajendra College, Chapra - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
S. P. D. M. Arts, Commerce & Science College - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
Sahid Kshudiram Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Saint Mary's College, Shillong - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Sammilani Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Honours Geography
Satish Chandra College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Shaheed Bhagat Singh Evening College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography - Honours
Shramdham Arts and Commerce College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Shri Ram Krishna Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Shri Shahaji Chhatrapati Mahavidyalaya, Kolhapur - Bachelor of Arts In Geography
Siliguri College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography Honours
Sitalkuchi College, Cooch Behar - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Smt. Mathubai Garware Kanya Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Southfield College, Darjeeling - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Spicer Memorial College - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
Sri Krishna College - Bachelor Of Arts in Geography
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T.P.S. College, Patna - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Thakur Panchanan Mahila Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
University B.T.& Evening College - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
University of Calicut - Bachelor of Arts in Geography
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Yadunandan College, Dighwara - Bachelor of Arts in Geography

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