Department of Geography

About Department

Veer Wajekar A.S.C. College, Phunde, Tal-Uran, Dist-Raigad is situated at coastal, tribal and hilly area of Maharashtras’ western region. The Department of Geography  of this college is established on June 1989. It is oldest department of the college having six units of Geography .At present, in two  permanent faculty members are wokng In Geography department  one  faculty member is NET qualified and one faculty member doing   Ph.D.  There are no technical support staffs. We have good tradition of results. All the faculty members work from bottom of the heart for improving strength and quality of the students. The result of T.Y.B.A. Semester VI (April 2018) was 92.50   %It is higher than university result. In 2018-19 our department student Miss. Mhatre Dipmala Narayan  was First Rank Holder of Arts Faculty in our college.

          All the teachers use ICT in teaching and learning. Online video lectures, PPP lectures, e-books, CDs and LCD projector are used by the faculty members.Department of Geography organized One day Workshop University Level . Revised syllabus 2016-17 F.Y.B.A. With the help of BOS & University of Mumbai  and  Advance & Slow learners programme, Group Discussion, Seminars, Group Dissection, Calibration of Geography Day, Guest Lecturer   & Study tour for uplifting and quality improvement of the students.In the year 2018-19 twenty four  students have enrolled for six units under the well experienced direction and guidance of Hon. Prin. Dr. G. T. Sangale, the department is progressing fast.In the academic year 2017-18 the Development of Geography  has conducted three months short term course in ‘Travel and Tourism ’ for third year students.

Faculty Details: 

Sr. No.Name of TeacherDesignationQualificationTeaching ExperienceContact No.e-mailPhoto
1Prof. Kengar D.A.


Assist. Prof.

M.A. , B.Ed.26 years9021610979Dilipkengar@gmailcom
2Prof. Kamble R.D.Assist. Prof.M.A. , B.Ed., NET



Research Activities

  • Research Project:
    Sr. No.Name of TeacherTitle of Research ProjectGrant ReceivedFunding AgencyStatus of Project
    1Prof. Kengar D.A.Tourism and Job Opportunities Under The Influence Of  Third Mumbai37,000BCUD Universitycompleted
    2Prof. Kamble R.D.Study of  Agricultural Activities in Uran  A  Geographical Perspective30,000BCUD UniversityOngoing
  • Research Publications:
    Sr. No.Name of TeacherNumber of Research Papers/Books published in Peer Reviewed/International/National Journal
    1Prof. Kengar D.A.5
    2Prof. Kamble R.D.12
  • Research Publications Book:
    Sr. No.Name of TeacherBooks published
    1Prof. Kengar D.A.1
    2Prof. Kamble R.D.5
  • Conferences/Symposia/Seminars/Workshops:
    Sr. No.Name of Teacher

    Theme of Conferences/Symposia/Seminars/Workshops


    1Prof. Kengar D.A.20  
    2Prof. Kamble R.D.20  
  • Awards/Recognition received by Teachers:
    Sr. No.Name of Teacher

    Title of Awards/Recognitions


    1Prof. Kengar D.A.---------------
    2Prof. Kamble R.D.---------------

Prominent Alumni: 

Sr. No.Name of AlumniDesignation
1Bhoir AkshyService (Warehousing )
2Jaikishan Prashant MokalService
3Thakur AveshBipin Marayin sarvice


  • Final year Student:
    Sr. No.Academic yearClassResult in %University Result %
    12012-2013T.Y.B.A.100 % 
    22013-2014T.Y.B.A.100 % 
    32014-2015T.Y.B.A.93 % 
    42015-2016T.Y.B.A.97.61. % 
    52016-2017T.Y.B.A.100 % 
    62017-2018T.Y.B.A.92.50   % 
  • Rank Holder:
    Sr. No.Academic yearName of StudentMarks obtained %University Result %
    12012-2013Banda Poonam Mahadev67.33 
      Banda Nitesh Vasant66 
    22013-2014Gharat Ujjala Prakash80 
      Koli Pranali Subhash77.5 
    32014-2015Thakur Mayuri Ananda81 
      Thakur Dilip Dasharath78.66 
    42015-2016Koli Namit Sagar83.5 
      Thakur Chinamay Anant77.5 
    52016-2017Koli Harshadha Shanker82.83 
      Phundekar Priti Rajaram79.33 
    62017-2018Mhatare Dipmala Narayan77.5 
    7 Thakur Jivita Natha75.83 
     2018-19 Sem - VThakur Darshani Subhash70.83 
      Thakur Sonali Gopal70.33 

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