B.A. Geography1

Bachelor of Arts in Geography

Stream Arts
Course Type Degree
Duration 3 Years

B.A. Geography or Bachelor of Arts in Geography is an undergraduate Geography course. Geography is the science which deals with the study of the Earth and its lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena. However, modern geography is an all-encompassing discipline that foremost seeks to understand the Earth and all its human and natural complexities not only where objects are but how they have changed and come to be. The time of completion for this course is normally three years. In India, many institutes are offering this course on correspondence or part time basis also. Today the importance of Geography course increased immensely and it has attached many career opportunities. The syllabus for the course is divided into six semesters.

B.A. Geography Syllabus

Syllabus of Geography as prescribed by various Universities and Colleges.

Sem. I

Sr. No.

Subject of Study


Foundations of Anthropology I

Sem. II


Foundations of Anthropology II


Practical in Physical Anthropology

Sem. III


Physical Anthropology

Sem. IV 


Archaeological Anthropology


Practical in Physical and Archaeological Anthropology

Sem. V 


Culture and Society

Sem. VI 


Primitive Economy and Religion


Field Work and Report Writing

B.A. Geography Employment Areas

Colleges & Universities

Cartography Offices

Residential Surveying Agencies

Environmental Companies


Urban Development Bodies

B.A. Geography Job Types

Accountant Assistant

Content Developer

Unit Sales Manager

MAP Consultant

Geography Teacher

Subject Matter Expert

Tech. Labs Researcher

Students should have passed 12th class with high marks in Social Sciences including Geography or equivalent form a recognised school board