Masters in Geography


Masters in Geography deals with the aerial differentiation of the earth's surface and provides a general grounding in geography. It includes study of factors such as physical features, climate, soil, vegetation, population, land use and industries all over world and their regional differentiation.

(Some institutes refer the same master degree offer in the course Mountain Conservation & Watershed Management which is the same programme like Masters in Geography)

Career Options

After Masters Degree in Geography, this programme having career options, it provides different options to the student who has keen interest in different phenomena of the earth. With the increase use of satellite technology and Geographical Information System in almost every sphere of life.

  • Resource Planner, GIS Analyst
  • Cartographer
  • Climatologist
  • Transportation management
  • Writer/Researcher
  • GIS Specialist

Major Subjects

  • Geomorphology
  • Climatology
  • Geography of Pakistan
  • Principles of Geography
  • Computer Techniques in Geography
  • Political Geography
  • Economic Geography
  • Agricultural Geography
  • Transportation Geography
  • Global Challenges
  • Geographical Investigations
  • Contested Planet
  • Geographical Research
  • Geographic Information System
  • Data Base Management System
  • Data Acquisition Techniques
  • Project Planning and Management
  • Digital Cartography
  • Spatial Data Visualization
  • Physical Geography
  • Introduction to Cartography and Surveying
  • Development of Geographic Thought & Concept
  • Geographic Thought & Modern Concepts
  • Geography of Arid Lands Climatic Change Studies
  • Introduction to Cartography and Surveying

Admission Requirements

Requirements for master in geography:

  • Candidate should have 14 years of education.
  • Candidates should have graduate degree from recognized college or university. A background in a social science will be a plus point but not essential feature.
  • Candidates who are more than 26 years old shall not be entitled for admissions unless relaxation is granted by the Vice Chancellor for special reasons on the recommendations of the Chairman.
  • Foreign students must route their applications through the Ministry of Education, Government of Pakistan.
  • Admission will be made on merit, subject to the regional quota.

(These rules are applied for government universities of Pakistan)

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    Jawad Ur Rahman 25 / Jul / 2018

    Can u please tell me the name of university's in which i can get addmission for msc in geography i.e in any subject plz and also when those addmisions will be open THANKS

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      Sadia 07 / Sep / 2017

      plz inform me that which subject i chose


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