Established in 1959, the Department of Geography introduced Undergraduate Honours (Core) course both in Arts and Science streams in the year 1962. The Department introduced Postgraduate programme from the session 1984-85 under the Gauhati University. In the year 1990, the Department got recognition from Gauhati University for carrying out research for Ph.D. Since 1990 about 30 researchers from this Department have been awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.

Recent Publications


  • Perceptions and adaptation behavior of farmers to climate change in the upper Brahmaputra Valley, India, Environment, Development and Sustainability, Springer Nature, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10668-021-01309-z
    Publish by: Ujjal Deka Baruah
    Publish on: 12-March-2021

  • A study on the bank erosion by the river Jia Bharali and its impact on the Panchmile area of Tezpur town, IJARET(Scopus listed)
    Publish by: Dr. Gitika Thakuraiah
    Publish on: 01-February-2021

  • Detection of Anomalies and Approximate Change Point in Temperature, Assam, India, 42 (1), Transaction, https://iigeo.org/transaction-contents-vol-42-1/
    Publish by: Ujjal Deka Baruah & Nitashree Mili
    Publish on: 04-September-2020

  • Soil Loss Assessment in Sadiya Region, Assam , India using Remote Sensing and GIS.(Co-authored), Indian Journal of Science and Technology , vol 13 issue 23, 2020 pages 2319-2327 ISSN P- 0974-6846, E - 0974-5645
    Publish by: Dr. Barnali Gogoi
    Publish on: 16-June-2020

  • Economic potential of Kapla Beel of Barpeta District, Assam., TEST, Engineering and management (Scopus Indexed journal), Vol. 83,Issue March-April 2020, ISSN: 01934120
    Publish by: Dr. Mala Dutta
    Publish on: 02-April-2020

  • A study on Avifaunal diversity and distribution in the Puthimari beel of Barpeta District, Assam., Studies in Indian Place Names (UGC Care Listed), Volume 40, Issue 50, ISSN 23943114.
    Publish by: Dr. Mala Dutta
    Publish on: 02-March-2020

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For Further Information Contact:

Prof. Kalyan Das

Head of the Department
9435309889
kalyanaugust@yahoo.com