• The ICFAI University,  Mizoram

The MSc (Geography) Program

The MSc (Geography) Program

Application Kit

The Master of Science (M.Sc) in Geography is a 2 year full time campus program offered by ICFAI University Mizoram with a view to impart in-depth knowledge on advanced concepts in the fields of Physical and Human Geography and their various subfields. The course has a strong focus on the practical application of concepts and research.

Two years

Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded the "Master of Science in Geography" Degree by the University, subject to University regulations.

Graduate in any discipline with a minimum aggregate marks of 40% or more. Final year students awaiting results may also apply.

Program Structure:
The M.Sc Program is organized into 4 semesters in two years. Candidates are required to complete 14 Core Papers and 2 electives. Students are additionally required to complete a Study Tour, a Master's research project and a Post Graduate Dissertation.

M.Sc (Geography) Program Structure
Semester-I Semester-II
Evolution of Geographical Thoughts - I Rural Development
Applied Geomorphology Fund of Remote Sensing and GIS
Geography of North East India Applied Climatology
Qualitative Techniques in Geography Research Methodology
Computer Concepts (Compulsory)
Master Research
Semester-III Semester-IV
Computer Aided Mapping & Them. Atlas Regional Planning
Remote Sensing and GIS Geography of Mizoram
Elective - I Elective - II
Study Tour (Socio-Economic Survey) Post Graduate Dissertation

Electives : Semester-III: Advanced Geomorphology; Applied Climatology; Applied Agricultural Geography; Urban Geography; Political Geography; Social, Cultural and Political Geography. Semester-IV: Contemporary Issues in Geography; Environmental Geography; Resource Geography; Disaster Management and Mitigation.