Department of Geography & Environment



Welcome to the Department of Geography and Environment, Jagannath University, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The Department of Geography and Environment is one of the oldest as well as the proudest departments at Jagannath University.  With a wide range of courses, offered by talented and energetic faculty members, we, here, strive to provide our students with an effective educational experience to create and apply the highest form of geographic knowledge.

Department of Geography and Environment, Jagannath University offers Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Master of Science (M.S), Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degreeThe department has 21 faculty members, who are well known in their academic arena for their academic and research excellence. Geography, being a longstanding discipline using a variety of techniques, has demonstrated tremendous vitality and prospect in helping people to find solutions for the diversified problems faced by human beings. It is our department’s mission to pursue geographical knowledge and effective environmental management pertinent to the sustainable development of the human race. Our faculty members have been publishing their research findings in various reputed national and international journals. They are also actively engaged in consultancy works and play vital roles in various government advisory committees and professional organizations to serve the society and academic community.

As the chairman of this dynamic department, I am pleased to encourage you to learn more about our programs and activities by contacting us or visiting us in person.


Professor Dr Mohammad Abdul Quader         


Department of Geography and Environment

Jagannath University, Dhaka