consultancy & Training

Geographical and Environmental studies is aninter-disciplinary field in nature. As a result, it offers training and consultancy services in various fields. The department runs extension and summer training programs leading to MA and BA degrees. However, the Department is conducting a PhD program only through a regular program. Additional training and consultancy services being offered by the Department include:

  • Geographical Information System for natural resources and socioeconomic development
  • Soil and water laboratory services and management
  • Surveying with the help of modern surveying instruments
  • Natural resources survey, development and management
  • Climate change adaptation/mitigation strategies for rural and urban areas
  • Rural land use planning
  • Urban and regional planning
  • Wetland management and development
  • Food security and livelihood strategies
  • Population, environment and development
  • Water resources development and management
  • Watershed management and development and related aspects