Department of Geology
Geology, often referred to as the study of Earth’s materials, structures, processes, and the changes they undergo over time, is an essential science that helps us decipher the planet’s history and its future course. The Department of Geology is committed to instilling in students a profound understanding of the dynamic forces that have shaped the Earth through millennia.
Under the guidance of experienced and passionate faculty members, students are exposed to a diverse range of geological studies, from mineralogy and petrology to geomorphology and paleontology. The curriculum, aligned with the Himachal Pradesh University guidelines, ensures a holistic grasp of geological principles, combining both theoretical knowledge and practical applications.
To foster hands-on learning and research, the department is equipped with state-of-the-art laboratories housing a wide array of geological specimens and advanced scientific instruments. These resources empower students to conduct experiments, analyze geological formations, and understand the intricacies of the Earth’s structure.
Furthermore, the department organizes insightful field trips and excursions to geological sites, providing students with invaluable exposure to real-world geological phenomena. These excursions not only enhance academic understanding but also cultivate a sense of curiosity and adventure within the students.
The Department of Geology at Dr. Y.S. Parmar Govt. PG College Nahan strives to create a stimulating environment that nurtures inquisitive minds, fosters scientific thinking, and encourages students to become skilled geologists capable of addressing the geological challenges of our time.
ACADEMIC YEAR ENROLLMENTS
|B.Sc. / UG||3 Years||10+2||On merit basis|
Sh. Parvesh Kumar
|Sh. Parvesh Kumar||Assistant Professor||10 Years||–||–|
Courses offered in the Department
|YEAR||DISCIPLINE SPECIFIC COURSES (DSC)||SKILL ENHANCEMENT COURSES (SEC)||DISCIPLINE SPECIFIC ELECTIVES (DSE)|
|B.Sc. 1st Year|
|B.Sc. 2nd Year|
|B.Sc. 3rd Year|