Sitalkuchi College

Sitalkuchi College

Recognized by UGC u/s 2(f) &1 2(b)

An Affiliated Unit Of CBPBU, Coochbehar

NAAC Accredited with B

Department Of Geography


Department of Geography

Year of Establishment: 2007
Geography is the study of the Earth with an emphasis on the understanding of space and place. This discipline always works within an ideal interdisciplinary framework appreciating great differences in landscapes, environments, human cultures, economies, political systems across the world and exploring the association between them. Learning through Geography always helps us all to be better informed, more socially and environmentally sensitive and more responsible as citizens and employees.

About The department

The department of Geography started its journey as general course since the inception of the college in 1999. Initially, only general course was offered, but having a great demand from the locality Honours course was started in 2007 with 20 students only. The first Honours batch completed their course in 2010 and was awarded their degrees by the University of North Bengal with one 1st class. The student intake capacity gradually increased in almost every year for being the only college in the locality with a popular course like Geography. Currently the department offers B.A Honours and Programme course in Geography, affiliated to Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University at the undergraduate level.

Why Study Geography?

There are many reasons students might choose Geography as a subject of study at undergraduate level if they are:

  •  Interested in experiencing real world experiences about the earth.
  •  Keen to develop expertise in the interpretation, analysis and representation of maps, data and innovative technologies like remote sensing and GIS
  •  Seek to achieve an academic degree with a varied employment prospects ranging from Cartographer, town planner, Geographical Information System Officer, Environmental consultant, School teacher and many more.


Programs Offered & Intake Capacity

Physical Education4721012317010180110
Political Science1307292643171292201305

Curriculam Plan

All question paper are available in college library & departmental library.
All results are available in college library & departmental library.

Seminars & Workshops

1. Matribhasa Charcha : Sahitya, Sanskriti, Manane o Chintane, An International Seminar held on 28th February 2019, Organized by Department of Bengali, Sitalkuchi College.
2. Bharatiya sahitya ebong Nimnabargiya Chetana , A National Seminer, held on 28th January 2023, Organized by Departmentof Sanskrit in Colabaretion With Department of Bengali, Sitalkuchi College.

Department Faculties

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