Govt. Kamla Devi Rathi Mahila Mahavidyalaya
Korin Bhatta, Rajnandgaon, [C.G.], 491441
Affiliated to Durg University, [C.G.]

Geography


DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY



1.   Name of the department   -   GEOGRAPHY

2.  Year of Establishment   -   U.G-1986-87 & P.G-2009-10

3.  Names of Programmes / Courses offered (UG, PG, M. Phil., Ph.D., Integrated Masters; Integrated
Ph.D., etc.)


S. No.

Level

Course

Description

1.

UG & PG

B.A / M.A

GEOGRAPHY

4.
Names of Interdisciplinary courses and the departments/units involved - NIL


5.

Annual/ semester/choice based credit system ( programme wise) – UG Annual
PG Semester
6.
Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments – NIL

7.

Courses in collaboration with other universities, industries, foreign institutions, etc.

-  NIL

8.

Details of courses/programmes discontinued (if any) with reasons  -  NIL


9.

Number of Teaching posts :




Sanctioned

Filled

Professors

-

-

Associate Professors

-

-

Asst. Professors

03

03(Regular)


10.   Faculty profile with name, qualification, designation, specialization, (D.Sc./D.Litt.
/Ph.D. / M. Phil. etc.,) -





Name



Qualification



Designation



Specialization


No. of Years of
Experience


No. of Ph.D. Students guided for
the last
4 years

Mr. K.K. Dwivedi

M.A.,
/M.phil(Geog)
/ D.I.E.

A.P.

Geography

29 years

--

Smt. Dr. N.A.
Lal

M.A. , PhD(Geog)

A.P.

Geography

26 years

-

Dr. J.S. Sahu

M.A. , PhD(Geog

A.P.

Geography

25 years

-


11.  List of senior visiting faculty :


S. No

Name of the Faculty

Topic of Lecture

Session
1.
Dr.V.K Patel, Bilaspur.
Statics Data in Geography
2015-16
2.
Dr.Smt.Sarla Sharma
,Raipur,
Primary Data collection
2015-16
3.
Dr.Smt.Uma Gole
,Raipur.
Employment possibilities in Geography
2015-16
4.
Dr.Smt.Manju
Mitra,Bilaspur.
Competitive Exam and Geography
2015-16

12.  Percentage  of  lectures  delivered  and  practical  classes  handled(programme  wise)  by temporary faculty - NIL

13.   Student -Teacher Ratio (programme wise) :


S.No

Name of Program

Student -Teacher Ratio

1.

B.A.

70:01

2.

M.A.

07:01

14.  Number of academic support staff (technical) and administrative staff; sanctioned and filled   -

Lab Attendent = 01-01


15.   Qualifications of teaching faculty with Dsc/D.Litt/P.hD/M.phil/PG.

P.hD. =02 , M.phil=01

16.  Number  of  faculty with  ongoing  projects  from  a)  National  b)  International  funding agencies and grants received   - NIL

17.  Departmental projects funded by DST - FIST; UGC, DBT, ICSSR, etc. and total grants received -

U.G.C. GRANT REC. 1 LAC. A Sociological study of BPL Family with Special
Reference to RJN Tahsil

18.
Research Centre /facility recognized by the University
NIL

19.

Publications :
∗   a) Publication per faculty -


∗ Number of papers published in peer reviewed journals (national / international) by
faculty and students –


National -
Mr.K.K Dwivedi - 05
Dr.Smt.N.A Lal   - 12
Dr.J.S.Sahu -   09
∗  Number of publications listed in International Database (For Eg: Web of Science, Scopus, Humanities International Complete, Dare Database - International Social
Sciences Directory, EBSCO host, etc.) –


Dr.Smt.N.A Lal   - 06
∗   Monographs - NIL
∗   Chapter in Books –
Mr.K.K Dwivedi -02
Dr.Smt.N.A Lal   - 02
Dr.J.S.Sahu -   01
∗   Books Edited - NIL
∗   Books with ISBN/ISSN numbers with details of publishers - NIL
∗   Citation Index - NIL
∗   SNIP - NIL


∗   SJR - NIL
∗   Impact factor - NIL
∗   h-index - NIL
20.   Areas of consultancy and income generated   -   NIL

21.   Faculty as members in :

   National committees :

Mr.K.K  Dwivedi-

 Llife Member I.A.E.A New Delhi
 Life Member I.N.T.A.C.H. New Delhi.


   International Committees- NIL

   Editorial Boards-

Dr.N.A Lal-

New age Researcher and Aiyra (Journals)


22.   Student projects :

a)  Percentage   of   students   who   have   done   in-house   projects   including   inter departmental/programme   -

   In House Project 100%by P.G.  Fourth Sem. Student.

b)  Percentage of students placed for projects in organizations outside the institution i.e.in Research laboratories/Industry/ other agencies –NIL

23.   Awards / Recognitions received by faculty and students  of Geography




S.
N
NAME OF STUDENT
YEAR
AWARDS/RECOGNITI
ONS
INSTITUTIONS
01
Mr.K.K Dwivedi
2015
Best Educationist Award.
I.I.E.M,New Delhi
02
Mr.K.K Dwived
2010
Bharat Shikha Ratan
Award.
G.S..H.E.G
,New Delhi.
03
Mr.K.K Dwived
2007
National  status Award
For education excellence-
2006
I.P.E.G.A
New Delhi.


24.   List of eminent, academicians and scientists / visitors to the department –

   Dr.Smt.Sarla Shaarma ,Raipur,

   Dr.Smt.Uma Gole ,Raipur.

   Dr.Smt.Manju Mitra,Bilaspur.


25.   Seminars/ Conferences/Workshops organized & the source of funding.

   National –

National Seminar on Global Warming Crises  Conferencing Human Survival. 18-19 Jan
2013.By U.G.C Central Regional office Bhopal

   International – NIL

26.   Student profile programme/course wise:





Name of the Courses
2013-2014
2014-2015
Applic
Received
Admis
Pass
(%)
Applic
Received
Admis
Pass
(%)
B.A-I
102
101
88
87.12%
95
90
63
70.00%
B.A-II
77
69
67
97.10%
65
60
58
96.66%
B.A-III
33
29
27
93.10%
55
40
40
100%
M.A. -1st
10
10
08
80.00%
12
12
12
100%
M.A. –2nd
10
10
08
80.00%
12
12
11
91.66%
M.A. -3rd
11
11
09
81.82%
10
10
10
100%
M.A.-4th
11
11
09
81.82%
10
09
08
88.9%
TOTAL PERCENTAGE OF AVERAGE
85.85%
TOTAL PERCENTAGE
OF AVERAGE
92.45%


27.  Diversity of Students



% of

% of students

% of
Name of the
students
from other
Students
Course
from the
States
From
same state
Abroad

B.A.

100

0

NIL

M.A.

100

0

NIL

28.   How many students have cleared national and state competitive examinations such as
NET, SLET, GATE, Civil services, Defense services, etc. - NIL

29.   Student progression :


Student progression

Against % enrolled
UG to PG
25%
PG to M.Phil.
NIL
PG to Ph.D.
NIL
Ph.D. to Post-Doctoral
NIL
Employed

•  Campus selection

•  Other than campus recruitment


NIL NIL
Entrepreneurship/Self-employment
NIL

30.   Details of Infrastructural facilities

a)  Library :
- All the students of under graduate level have access to the college Library.

No. of Books Available in General Library:  = 1357

The Department also has its own departmental library with a good no. of books. = 225

b)   Internet facilities for Staff & Students :

Free wi fi and internet facility is available to faculty and students. c)  Class rooms with ICT facility - NIL
d)  Laboratories –


   Field Survey Facility and Tracing  Work.

31.  Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university, government or other agencies :

All the eligible students SC/ST/OBC/BPL minorities are getting scholarships as per state and central governments rules.

32.  Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops / seminar) with external experts :

   Girls of the department participate in various programmes organized by the college.

33.   Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning :

-   Green Chalk Board
-   Group discussions
-   L.C.D Projector
-   Internal Assessment.

34.   Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) and Extension activities:


  Active Participation in all the Curricular & Extra-Curricular activities organized by the college.

35.   SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans :

Strengths:

   Excellent Result
   Dedicated &Committed Faculty.
   Three  seat filled  of permanent A. P.

Weakness :

  Lack of Class room to accommodate the increasing Strength in the subject and GIS, Remote , Sensing Lab.

Opportunities:

   Geography is Very Important Subject opted in Competitive National State level. Exam.
   The subject is helpful in the Environmental issues and Earth Science

Challenges:

  As per students Teacher ratio Required of (01) Post Professor Sanction & Recruitment..
   Mostly Student Of SC, St & OBC Rural Area.

Future plans:
   Establishment  of Environment Awareness Center  For Public &  School Student.

   We are arrange wall Magazine on Geography of Chhattisgarh.
 

Geography Department Faculties

 
S NoFaculty PhotoFaculty NameQualificationDepartmentDesignationMobile No
1 Dr. Jai Singh SahuPh.D.GeographyAsst. Professor09406062503
2 Dr. (Smt) Nivedita A.LallPh.D.GeographyAsst. Professor08827984390
3 Shri K.K.DwivediM.A. / M.PhilGeographyAsst. Professor (HOD)09827197252
 

Geography Department Photos