PRESENT STATUS OF THE DEPARTMENT
The Department is running IV semester M.Sc. Applied Geology course w.e.f 1990-91 and has started
M.Tech Applied Geology 5 years integrated course w.e.f. 2008-09.
.Departments has achieved almost 100% placement of M.Sc. Applied Geology pass outs
.DST-FIST Grant of Rs.25/ lakhs was sanctioned to the Department in year 2002.
.Department has established excellent contacts and interaction with MNC’s which have proved very fruitful for placements of our pass outs.
.The Department has assisted the University in implementing rainwater harvesting in the University campus.
.Research papers publication in national and international Journals
M.Sc. Applied Geology: 30
M.Tech Applied Geology: 20 (5 years Integrated course )
Ph.D Scholars : 22
Ph.D Produced : 8
Seven students qualified GATE; Nineteen students qualified NET
THRUST AREAS OF RESEARCH
The department faculty pursues research in all the contemporary fields of geoscience. These include sedimentology, active tectonics, micropalaeontology, palynostratigraphy, hydrocarbon source rock evaluation, coal petrology, igneous petrology, geochemistry, engineering geology, groundwater hydrology, water conservation and environmental geology.
STATEMENT OF LECTURES