The Department of Geography, Adamas University commenced its classes from the academic session 2015-16 under School of Sciences. Apart from adapting Choice based credit system, the department also offers, skill enhancement courses, basic mathematics courses to understand a few essential mathematical concepts of Geography, offers industrial internship to all students to make the students industry ready professionals through national and international collaborations. The Department has research network with reputed organizations like Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, University College Dublin, Ireland, University of Southampton, England, International Water Management Institute, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Jadavpur University, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Indian Statistical Institute, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing to name a few.
The department at present has eight teaching, research and non-teaching staffs. The faculty members have different research backgrounds like urban studies, medical and cultural geography, fluvial geomorphology, hydrology, disaster management and so on. The students of the department are enthusiastically participating in different extra and co-curricular activities like, sports, singing, dancing, model making, decoration, organizing workshop and conferences etc along with their regular classes. Unlike traditional methods of studying geography, the department offers strong hand-on training to the undergraduate and postgraduate students in solving real-world spatial problems. Five programs are offered by the department:
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Geography
- M.Sc. Geography
- M.Sc. Geoinformatics
- Ph.D. Geography