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Profile of the Department of Geography
2012-18

    1.   Year of Establishment                    :           June 1986
     2.   Programme Offered                      :           B.A. (Semester)
     3.   Number of Teachers Sanctioned :         Full Time:        04

  •                Present Position                       :           a) Full Time:    02

                                                                                    b) CHB:          05

            Workload of the Department       :           72 Hours

     4.   Faculties in the Department:


Sr.

Name

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

Exp. (Yrs.)

1

Mr. S. D. Kamble

M.A., B.Ed., NET

Assistant Professor
and Head

Urban Geography

08

2

Mr. S. A. Kakade

M.A., SET, NET

Assistant Professor

Agricultural Geography

08

3

Mr. V. M. Kamble

M.A., NET

Assistant Professor

Population Geography

12

4

Ms. A. A. Kulkarni

M.A., D.Ed., NET

Assistant Professor

Population Geography

02

5

Mr. P. Y. Salunkhe

M.A. B.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Agricultural Geography

15

6

Ms. S. N. Chavan

M.A., SET, NET

Assistant Professor

Agricultural Geography

03

7

Ms. S. N. Lohar

M.A., D.Ed., SET, NET

Assistant Professor

Geo-informatics

02

      5.  Student Strength in the Department:     


Year

Students At Special Level

Male

Female

Total

2012-13

20

10

30

2013-14

25

10

35

2014-15

20

10

30

2015-16

27

08

35

2016-17

17

13

30

2017-18

17

13

30

      6.   Demand Ratio (Number of Seats: Number of Applications):           01:01
     7.   Ratio of Teachers to Students in 2017-18:                      01:64
     8.  The Year the Curriculum was Revised:


Class

B. A. Part-I

B. A. Part-II

B. A. Part-III

Year

June 2013

June 2014

June 2015

      9. University Rankers:

  • General Merit List

Sr.

Student Name

Examination

Position

1

Ms. B. D. Waske

Shivaji University, B.A. March, 2013

2nd Rank

2

Ms. S. N. Lohar

Shivaji University, B.A. March, 2013

6th  Rank

 

 

 

 

  • Subject Merit List

Sr.

Student Name

Examination

Position

1

Ms. S. N. Lohar

Shivaji University, B.A. March, 2013

1st Rank

2

Ms. S. S. Kumbhar

Shivaji University, B.A. March, 2013

11th Rank

     

 

 

 

10. Publications by Faculties:


Sr.

Name

Peer Reviewed Journals

Other

Books with ISBN/ ISSN

Total

National

Inter-National

1

Mr. S. D. Kamble

01

01

03

---

05

2

Mr. S. A. Kakade

---

02

01

---

03

3

Mr. V. M. Kamble

---

---

02

01

03

4

Ms. A. A. Kulkarni

---

---

02

---

02

5

Mr. P. Y. Salunkhe

01

05

14

---

20

6

Ms. S. N. Chavan

---

---

03

01

04

    11. Seminars/ Conferences/ Workshops Attended:


Sr.

Name

Seminars/ Conferences/ Workshops

Total

International

National

State

Other

1

Mr. S. D. Kamble

---

13

02

15

30

2

Mr. S. A. Kakade

---

07

02

18

27

3

Mr. V. M. Kamble

01

05

---

02

08

4

Ms. A. A. Kulkarni

---

01

---

01

02

5

Mr. P. Y. Salunkhe

---

01

02

08

11

7

Ms. S. N. Lohar

01

01

---

06

08

    12. Presented Papers in Seminars/ Conferences/ Workshops:


Sr.

Name

Seminars/Conferences/Workshops

Total

International

National

1

Mr. S. D. Kamble

01

03

04

3

Mr. V. M. Kamble

01

05

06

4

Ms. A. A. Kulkarni

01

---

01

7

Ms. S. N. Lohar

01

03

04

   13. Seminars/ Conferences/ Workshops Organized by Department:

  • Lead College Activities

Sr.

Topic

Resource Person

Date

1

Environmental Hazards and Management

Dr. S. Thigale

6th Jan. 2013

Dr. T. P. Shide

2

Geo- spatial Technology

Dr. C. U. Mane

23rd Dec. 2016

Dr. S. V. Karande

  

 

 

 

 

 

14. Guest Lectures organized:


Sr.

Topic

Resource Person

Date

1

Water Conservation- Today’s Need

Dr. B. S. Jadhav

21st Jul. 2013

2

Job Opportunities in Geography

Mr. U. N. Suryawanshi

14th Jan. 2014

3

Conservation of Natural Resources

P. V. Patil

28th Jul. 2014

4

Drought: A Challenge

Dr. K. R. Jadhav

26th Sept. 2015

5

World Population Day

Mr. S. D. Dagade

11th Jul. 2016

6

Geography Day

Prin. Dr. V. T. Gharpure

24th Jan. 2017

7

World Population Day

Mr. B. G. Kore

11th Jul. 2017

     
  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

15. Wallpaper Presentation/ Model, Poster Exhibition:


Sr.

Topic

Chief Guest

Date

1

The Contribution of Scholars in Geography

Prin. Dr. J. S. Patil

28th Jan. 2013

2

Weather Instrument and Poster Exhibition

Prin. Dr. J. S. Patil

14th Jan. 2014

3

Air Pollution

Prin. Dr. J. S. Patil

9th Mar. 2015

4

Poster Exhibition on Save Earth

PI. Mr. B. R.  Patil

11th Aug. 2015

5

World Tourism Day

Prin. Dr. J. S. Patil

27th Sept. 2016

6

Makers of Modern Geography

Prin. Dr. V. T. Gharpure

24th Jan. 2017

7

Weather Instrument

Prin. Dr. J. S. Patil

6th Feb. 2018

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16. Field Survey:


Sr.

Title

Year

1

Study of Earthquake Rehabited SupaneVillage and Dairy Industry Development

2012-13

2

Study of Rural Settlement of Tambave Village and Dairy Industry

2013-14

3

Study of Bricks Industry in Gote Village and Its effects on Koyana River Bank

2014-15

4

Socio-economic Study of Shindewadi Village

2015-16

5

Socio-economic Study of Vijaynagar Village

2016-17

6

Study of Pritisangam Ghat as a Potential Tourist Centre

2017-18

   17. Study Tour:


Sr.

Selected Visited Places

Year

1

Dervan, Ganpatipule, Pavas, Vijaydurg, Sindhudurg, Tarkarli

2012-13

2

Shivtharghal, Mahad, Raigad, Murud-Janjira, Dive-agar, Harihareshwar

2013-14

3

Vijaydurg, Sindhudurg, Phonda Ghat, Radhanagari, Kolhapur

2014-15

4

Koyananagar, Chipluan, Khed, Dapoli, Harne, Murud

2015-16

5

Marleshwar, Ganpatipule, Pawas, Vijaydurg, Sihdhudurg,

2016-17

6

Guhagar, Hedvi, Velneshwar, Murud, Harne

2017-18

18. Student oriented Research Activities:


Sr.

Activity

Theme/ Title

Year

1

Avishkar

Participation in Poster Presentation

Since 2015-16

2

Lead College Project

Evaluation of ‘Magel Tyala Shet-tale’ Scheme Under ‘Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyan’ with special reference to Satara District: A Geo-Economical Analysis.”

2017-18

   

 

 

 

 

19. Department Results:


Sr.

Year

Results (in %) at special level

1

2012-13

92.30

2

2013-14

90.90

3

2014-15

95.23

4

2015-16

80.64

5

2016-17

84.21

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

20. Infrastructure:

  • Computer : 01
  • Laptop: 01
  • Cupboard: 03
  • Weather Instruments
  • Surveying Equipments
  • GPS Equipment
  • GIS Software: Global Mapper

  21. Learning Resources:

  • Departmental library
  • Subscription of Journals at the Central Library
  • CD, DVDs
  • Internet resources

  22. Teaching Pedagogy:

  • Interactive teaching methods
  • Use of ppts, slides, charts, models
  • Use of ICT
  • Field Survey
  • Study tours
  • Evaluation methods:
  • Pre-semester examination
  • Home assignments
  • Seminars
  • Project
  • Unit tests
  • Surprise tests
  • Open Book Test

     
      23. Placements:


Sr.

Alumni Name

Designation

Year

1

Mr. S. J.  Patil

Police Constable

2013

2

Ms. S. N. Lohar

Assist. Professor

2015

3

Mr. A. D. Kulkarni

Assist. Professor

2016

4

Mr. A. Y. Mane

Jr. Clerk

2016

5

Mr. S. M. Patil

Police Constable

2017

       24. Invited Talks/ Resource Person by the Faculties:


Sr.

Name of the Faculty

State and Other

Total

1

Mr. S. D. Kamble

08

08

2

Mr. S. A. Kakade

14

14

5

Mr. P. Y. Salunkhe

02

02

6

Ms. S. N. Chavan

04

04

7

Ms. S. N. Lohar

06

06

 25. Linkages: Department of Geography of this college and Sadguru Gadage Maharaj College, Karad since 11 July, 2016


Sr.

 

Chief Guest

Date

1

Workshop on Water Conservation Methods and Application

Dr. V. R. Veer

29thDec. 2017

2

World Population Day

Mr. S. A. Kakade

15th Jul. 2017

     
   

 

 

 

26. Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR):

  • Departmental ISR:

Sr.

Theme

Chief Guest

Date

1

Rally on Tree Plantation

Prin. Dr. J. S. Patil

24th Jan. 2017

2

Rally on Plastic Eradication

Prin. Dr. J. S. Patil

27th Sept. 2017

   

 

 

 

27. Innovative Activities:


Sr.

Activity

Nature of Activity

Year

1

Dyansadhana

General Knowledge of Geography related to Competitive Examination

Since 2015-16

2

Bhoogolvishwa

Information of Geographical Concepts Display on Notice Board in College Campus 

Since 2016-17

   

 

 

 

 

28. Achievements of the Students in Cultural and Other Activities:


Sr.

Student Name

Position

Sponsor

Year

1

Ms. S. N. Lohar

1st Prize in Elocution Competition

A. D. Shroff Memorial Trust, Mumbai

2012

2

Ms. S. N. Lohar

1st Prize in Swachata Mitra Vaktrutav Karandak Spardha

Zilla Parishad, Satara

2013

3

Ms. J. M. Momin

1st Prize in Shikshanmaharshi Dr. Bapuji Salunkhe Painting Competition

Shikshanmaharshi Bapuji Salunkhe College, Karad

2018

    
     29. Awards Received by the Students:


Sr.

Student Name

Award

Sponsored by

Year

1

Ms. S. N. Lohar

Late. Mr. J. A. Gore Award

SBS College, Karad

2012-13

2

Ms. R. P. Kanap

Late. Mr. J. A. Gore Award

SBS College, Karad

2013-14

3

Ms. R. S. Pakhale

Late. Mr. J. A. Gore Award

SBS College, Karad

2014-15

4

Mr. V. P. Patil

Late. Mr. J. A. Gore Award

SBS College, Karad

2015-16

5

Ms. M. A. Jagtap

Late. Mr. J. A. Gore Award

SBS College, Karad

2016-17

     30. Awards Received by the Faculties:


Sr.

Faculty Name

Award

Sponsored by

Year

1

Ms. S. N. Lohar

Prof. Dr. P. W. Deshmukh Award

Shivaji Vidyapeeth Bhoogol Shikshak Sangh, Kolhapur

2015

2

Ms. S. N. Lohar

3rd Prize in Elocution Competition

Shri Swami Vivekanand Shikshan Santha, Kolhapur

2016

      31. SWOC Analysis of the Department:

  • Strengths:
  • Young and enthusiastic faculty engaged in research
  •  GIS Software & GPS Instrument

 

  • Weaknesses:
  • No separate space for laboratory
  • No organization of national seminars/ conferences
  • Opportunities:
  • Introduction of short term courses on GIS, Surveying, Travel and Tourism
  • To organize national seminars/conferences

 

  • Challenges:
  • Organization of national seminars/ conferences
  • To initiate interdisciplinary activities

     32. Future Plans:

  • To organize national seminars/ conferences
  • To introduce of short term courses on GIS, Surveying, Travel and Tourism
  • To initiate interdisciplinary activities