मराठा विद्या प्रसारक समाजाचे,
उत्तमनगर, नाशिक - ४२२ ००८.
Maratha Vidya Prasark Samaj's,
Uttamnagar, Nashik - 422 008.
The subject has interdisciplinary, dynamic and scientific nature. Physical Geography and Human Geography are major branches of this subject. Presently the subject has wide scope in the field of planning and spatial analysis. Geoinformatics (Geographical Information System, Remote Sensing and GPS) technology and its application is a new stream of the study of geography.
It also creates job opportunities for the students of Geography. Applied Geomorphology, Coastal and fluvial Geomorphology, Environmental Modeling, Climatology and Hydrology, Soil Geography, Human Geography, Statistics Geography, Tourism Geography, Regional Planning, Cartography, Surveying, Regional Geography, Environmental Geography, Resources and its management, Agriculture, Settlements, Economic Geography, Geopolitics, etc are major sub-branches of the geography which focus in understanding and resolving about the issues of the environment, culture, and sustainable development.
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.A., M.Ed.
Experience : 28 Years
Qualification: M.A., NET, Ph.D.
Experience : 14 Years
Qualification: M.A., B.Ed.,NET
Experience : 13 Years
Qualification: M.A., NET
Qualification: M.A., SET
Experience : 3 Years
F.Y.B.A. (Geography General)
S.Y. B.A. (Geography Special)
T.Y. B.A. (Geography Special)
Percentage of passing
Name of Coordinator
State Level Webinar on “Ozone Layer: Past, Present and Future”
Mr. S. R. Nikam
National Webinar on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR’S)
(Joint organization with IQAC and Department of Microbiology)
Dr .M. S. Girase
13 & 14/01/2020
Dr D. N. Pawar
Name of the Staff member
Title of Paper
Name of the Journal
Volume and Pages
Year of Publication
peer reviewed/ International/National
D. N. Pawar
‘Application of Geographical Information System in Tourism and Hospitality Services’
Global Trends in Service Sector Marketing & Historical References in Foklore’, Published by Shanti Sarwar Prakashan, Ahmedabad (Gujrat) ISBN 978-93-5070-002-0.
Characterization and Appraisal of Land Resources of Micro Watershed for Sustainable Development Using GIS Techniques’
National conference proceeding organized by Shri Shiv Chhatrapati College, Junnar. ISBN 978-93-81354-40-7.
The Geographical Assessment of Tribal Population Growth Rates and Sex Ratio Variation in Maharashtra State (India)
QUEST Published by ACS College Tryambakeshwar in ISBN: 978-81-925172-0-9.
‘Estimation of Surface Runoff of Hilly Terrain Watershed using Rainfall Runoff Modeling-a Geoinformatics Approach’
Published in proceeding of Climate change and Human Response’, at National conference published by Dada Patil Mahavidyalaya, Karjat & Aditya Prakashan Latur., ISBN 1-4978-93-83109-01-2
Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in Land use/land cover change detection analysis of Tekpole Drainage basin, Western Maharashtra’
International Journal of Advances in Management, Technology & Engineering Sciences. C.C. Publication, ISSN: 2249-7455
Vol. II, Issue 5 (III),
D. N. Pawar, S. W. Gaikwad, P. P. Gaikwad
‘Estimation of Soil loss of Small Watershed using USLE model and Geographical Information Techniques’
Perspective of Computer Confluences with Sciences 2012’. Excel India Publishers, New Delhi. ISBN 978-93-82062-76-9.
Pp 308 -313,
D. N. Pawar & S. R. Nikam
“Application of Geoinformatics in Spatial Modeling of Dam Site Suitability Analysis and Irrigation Development Plan of Eastern Chandwad Tahsil, Maharashtra”
Pursuit International Multi Disciplinary Journal
Published by K.K.W. A.S.C.C, Pimpalgaon, Nashik
International Multi Disciplinary Journal
‘Pedogeomorphology based Spatial Land Productivity Assessment-A Geoinformatics Approach’
Scholars World International Refereed Multidisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research. Maaz Publications, Malegaon. ISSN 2319-5789
special issue iii
International Refereed Universal Impact Factor 1.2242
D. N. Pawar & Sonali Thakare
Delineation of Potential Agriculture and Forest Plantation Sites Using Land Use/ Land Cover Analysis of Remote Sensing Data- A Case Study’
International Peer Review Journal ‘Shodhparv’ International Research Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences
special issue-II, Volume III, Pp 01-10
international peer review
D. N. Pawar & Sunil Ghotekar
‘Use of Geoinformatics in Digital Terrain Modeling for Conservation Planning – A Case Study of Ojharkhed Reservoir Catchment, North Maharashtra’
special issue-II, Volume III, Pp 11-20
Dnyaneshwar N. Pawar
Geoinformatics Based Delineation of Erosion Prone Areas and Estimation of cut volume of watersheds for prioritization conservation planning.
Current Global Reviewer International Research Refereed Journal. Shaurya Publication, Latur. ISSN-2219-8648.
Vol 1 (1) Pp-60-65
International Research Refereed Journal Impact No-2.143
Dnyaneshwar N. Pawar and Nikam S. R.
Application of Geoinformatics in Village level Terrain information system –A Case Study of Village Kachurli, Trimbakeshwar Tahsil Maharashtra
Vol 1 (1) Pp-118-123
Dnyaneshwar N. Pawar and P.V.Sonawane
Estimation of spatial variation of waste land using remote rensing Data- a Study of Ojharkhed Reservoir Catchment, North Maharashtra.
Application of Computer based techniques in Geomorphology.
International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews (IJRAR) ISSN 2349 -5138. E-ISSN 2348 -1269.
Vol-6 Issue-1. 5.75. Page no.5-12
Dnyaneshwar N. Pawar and Bhagyshree Tatar
Application of Geoinformatics in Soil-Site Suitability Assessment for Grape Cultivation-A Case study of Village Haste Dumala, Nashik M.S.
International E- research Journey Peer refereed & Indexed Journal. ISSN-2348-7143.
Page No. 81-90.
Nikam S R
Temporal Analysis of Vegetation From Multidate Satellite Images
Research Journey International
E-research Journal . Swatidhan International Publisher, Yeola
Use of Geoinformatics in Surface Runoff based Water Conservation Measures of Sinhagad Valley, Western Maharashtra
International Journal Doga Rangsang Research Society ISSN- 2347-7180
Application of Geoinformatics in the Estimation of Denudation– A Case Study of Modhale Watershed, Dist Nashik
International Level Referred and Peer Reviewed Journal,
Perfect Imagers publisher Guwahati
Impact Factor 5.13
Name of staff member
Title of Book
Name of Publication
Dr. Jyotiram C. More, Dr. Atul M. Jethe, Dr. Dnyaneshwar N. Pawar, Ram S. Kolapkar
Geography of Maharashtra –II
Nirali Publications, Pune.
Name of Activity
1. Innauguration of Geography Association: The Geography association of 2018-2019 of the college inagurated on 23 September 2018. Prof. D. G. Gaikwad (Rt. HOD of Geography, Ozar College) was a chief guest of the programme. He were delivered his speech on writing skills and Geography of rural India. Prof. S. D. Pagar, BOS of Geography, SPPU attended the inagural ceremony. The Principal Dr. D. B. Shinde was Chairman of the programme. Dr D. N. Pawar, coordinator of Geography association elaborate the functioning of this association for students and the department.
2. Ozone day celebration-To aware the importance of Ozone layer, causes of ozone layer depletion and its effects on human, the department was organized ozone day awareness programme on occasion of World Ozone day on 23 September 2018. A special lecture of Dr. S. D. Pagar (BOS) of KTHM College, were arranged in the college on the topic of ‘Ozone Layer Importance’ on this occasion Principal Dr. Dilip Shinde chair the session and delivered his speech on importance of such type programme for students
3. Geofestival 2019: The department of Geography has organized a Geofestival programme on occasion of Geography day in the month January 2019. The programme included different competitions such as special lecture series, class wise quiz competition, environmental slogan, handwritten article’s competition and celebration of Geography day for college students. Class wise Geographical quiz competition and Environmental Slogan writing Competition was organized by the department. About 94 students participated in the computation. The certificates for participants and rankers were distributed by the hands of Hon Principal. Dr.J.D. Sonkahskar on occasion of Geography day. About 48 articals written by students of different classes on theme of Geography of Nashik has been published on Geography day 2019.
4. Vasanudhara Lecture Series
Name of Resource Person
Topic of lecture
Dr. Vinayak Kale, KTHM College, Nashik
Geopolitics and Environmental Issues(08/01/2019)
Dr. Anilkumar R. Pathare ,Head, Department of Geography, RNC Arts, JDB Commerce and NSC Science College, Nashik Road, Nashik
Career Opportunities in Geography
Dr. Dnyaneshwar N Pawar, KSKW Arts Science and Commence College CIDCO, Nashik
Geomorphology of Nashik District
Dr.Rajendrea Zolekar, Head, Department of Geography, K.V.N. College, Nashik
Global Temperature and Heat Budget:(11/01/2019)
Dr. Pramodkumar Hire, Head, Department of Geography, HPT Arts, and RYK Science College, College Road, Nashik
Landform order of Earth Surface
Vasanudhara Lecture Series: Dr. V. B. Kale Dr. Anilkumar Pathare Dr. Pramodkumar Hire
5. Geography Day (14th January, 2019):
The department of Geography was organized Geofest programme on occasion of the Geography day. The Geography Day celebrated on 14th January, 2019. The chief guest of this programme was Dr. Pramodkumar Hire, Head, Department of Geography, HPT Arts and RYK Science College, Nashik and he was delivered a lecture on ‘Terrestrial Earth: Landforms and Classification’. Principal Dr. J. D. Sonkahaskar was the chairperson of this programme. The programme was start with the inaugural ceremony. Vice Principal Dr. A. K. Shinde, Head of the department Prof. B. T. Pimpale, college staff, and students were presented for the programme. Dr. D. N. Pawar, coordinator of the programme introduced about the Geography day and the Chief Guest. Smt. P. V. Sonawane, Smt. Yogita Karanjkar, Mr. N. U. Rathod of the Geography department has made the efforts for successful of the porgramme. At the end of prgramme, prize distribution function was held and Geofestival participants and winners were awarded by the hands of Hon. Chief Guest and Hon. Chairperson of the programme.
Inaguration of Geography Day Programme by Dr. Pramodkumar Hire Chaiperson speech delivered by the Principal Dr. J. D. Sonkahskar
Study tours/Field Visits/Village Surveys:
Organized one day study tour of Geography special students at Bhimashankar-Shivner-Lenyadri Dist-Pune
Participant students and faculty at Shivneri, Lenyadri and Bhimashankar
Competition and Programme Organized
Date of Programme
Name of the Resource Person
Dr. D. N. Pawar
District Level Geofestival 2020
Handwritten article writing
Dr. Subhash Nikam,
Principal, KBH College Nimgaon Tal. Malegaon
Organized Geography study tour at Jodhapur & Jaisalmer, Rajsthan for Geography special student
Smt. Y.A. Karanjkar
Organized One Day field excursion/study tour Sandhan Valley, Bhandardara Dam, Randha fall. Dist. Ahemadnagar
Prof. S. R. Nikam
Ms. P. V. Sonawane
Organized village survey for PG student at Pimpri, Tal-Sinner
Poster Competition : Quiz Competition
Rangoli competition evaluation Inauguration of Handwritten Article’s book entitled Geo Environment
Prize winner students of Geofetival programme with guest Dr. Subhash Nikam