Faculty of Arts > Geography


 2015

  1. The Department of Geography, St. John’s College Agra had arranged a National conference on 20th and 21st March, 2015. The topic of the conference was “Land Water and Renewable energy for Sustainable Development”. The conference was sponsored by Uttar Pradesh Higher Education Commission. 

The Convener was Dr P.A Majeed, co-convener was Dr Nelia David, Oranising secretary was Dr Brototi Biswas and co-organizing secretary was Dr K.K Sahai. 

The conference was attended by more than 200 delegates local and outstation. We had outstation delegates from Maharashtra, Kashmir, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh and all over Uttar Pradesh.

A Young Scientist award competition was held where 20 students of various disciplines took part.

 

The conference was well attended by the delegates and well covered by the media. Overall it was as grand success of the department.

2. Department arranged a week long GIS training prog.  Org Sec for this program was Dr N. L. David.

 2016

  1. A guest lecture by Dr Arya of Dept of Geography, RBS college, Agra on 14th January, 2016
  2. Department has tied up with IIRS-ISRO for a 03 months course on "Basics of RS,GIS & GNSS" from Aug 22-Nov 18th, 2016. Co-ordinator for this program is Dr B. Biswas.
  3. On 5th November, dept arranged a map making competetition for all the UG & PG students of Geography. Org Sec for this program is Dr B. Biswas.
  4. On 18th November, Prof Mary Tahir, Dept of Geography of Jamia Milia Islamia took guest lecture on:a) Preparation of Project proposal based on GIS application. b) Mewat: A study on water quality & quantity in Agra city
  5. On 29th October Dept arranged a quiz competition
  6. On 23rd November, a career counselling talk show was arranged.

 

 


Dr. K K Sahai    (M.A Ph.D)    ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR   
Dr. Praveen Andrew Majeed   (M.A.(Geog.), L.T., Ph.D., PGDCA&OM, PGDBM,)    Associate Professor   
Dr. Nelia Lois David    (M.A Ph.D)    Associate Professor   
Dr. Brototi Biswas    (M.Sc, SET, Ph.D)    Assistant Professor