20th APG meet and conference

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20th APG meet and national conference on 9-10 November, 2019 at Govt. College, Hisar, Haryana

Ecological Sustainability, Regional Development and Geo-Spatial Technology.

Sub Themes:

  • Sustainability of Land Air and Water Resources
  • Agricultural Development and Ecological Changes
  • Climate Change Impacts on Biosphere and Biodiversity
  • Sustainable Economic Development and Regional Planning
  • Socio-cultural Regionalism and Regional Identity
  • Sustainability and Resilience of Urban and Rural Settlements
  • Human Ecology, Dynamics of Population and Environment
  • Infrastructure and Amenities Development Impacts on Ecology
  • Geospatial Technology in Environmental Modelling
  • Application of Geo-informatics in Resource Management and Planning
  • Policy Oriented Research and Issues in Geography

Note: Researchers working in various areas of specializations in geography and allied disciplines are allowed to present their research even if it does not falls within the thrust area of the conference theme.

The Participants can Contact, Dr. Manoj Kumar; Organizing Secretary
Email: jangra.manoj@rediffmail.com; Mobile number: 094160-85062

Newsletter Vol 20 (2019)

APG newsletter 2017

Dignitaries at the Inaugural Session at 19th APG Meet and International Conference, 2018.

Geographers’ News Letter is a bi-annual publication of the Association of Punjab Geographers.

Inside newsletter Vol 20

  • 19th APG Meet and International Conference
  • 20th APG National Conference
  • Young Geographer Award
  • Promising Geographer Award
  • Meritorious Student Award
  • State Level Geographical Quiz
  • Punjab Geographer
  • News about the members
  • News from the departments
  • Geographical News

See newsletter Vol 20 (2019)

Punjab Geographer

Annual Journal volume 14

October 2018

APG Journal Volume 14


  • Gopal Krishan: The Challenge of Massive Urbanization for Sustainable Urban Development
  • Manu Raj Sharma, Vihwa B.S. Chandel, Karanjot Kaur Brar: Punjab and Himachal Pradesh: Temperature Variability and Trends Since 1900 AD
  • Dinesh Kumar, Omvir Singh: Flood Producing Rainstorms over the Markanda Catchment of North-west India: A Hydrological Study
  • Preeti, Rajeshwari: Violence against Women in Haryana: Levels and Correlates
  • A K M Anwaruzzaman, Rentu Biswas: Socio-economic Impacts of PMGYS on Murshidabad District (West Bengal), India
  • Gaurav Kalotra, Satish Kumar, Chandni Bhagat: Concentration of Canal Irrigation in Haryana: A Spatial Analysis
  • Map Series-X: R.C. Chandna: Punjab-Haryana Region: Spatial Dimensions of Scheduled Castes Population, 2011
  • Doctoral Abstract: Awadh Narayan Choubey: Urban Corridors in India: A Study of the Delhi-Centric Northern Corridor
  • Doctoral Abstract: Surjit Singh Saini: Risk and Vulnerability Assessment of Floods in Ghaggar River Basin
  • Doctoral Abstract: Seema Choudhary: Quality of Life in Himachal Pradesh: A Case Study of Baijnath Block, Kangra District
See Volume 14 Abstracts

Young Geographer Award (2018)

APG young geographer awardee

Mr. Pankaj Bhardwaj JRJ, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, is receiving Dr. Saminderjit Singh Memorial Young Geographer Award from Professor Pritam Singh, Senior Economist, Oxford University, England during the Valedictory Session of 19th APG Meet and International Conference, at Khalsa College, Patiala.

Meritorious Geography Student Award (2018)

APG young geographer awardee

Ms. Pushpa Devi, Department of Geography, University of Jammu is receiving Devinder Singh Raina Memorial Meritorious Student Award from S. Surjit Singh Rakhra, former Education Minister, Punjab and Padam Shri Sant Balbir Singh Seechewal during the Inaugural Session of 19th APG Meet and International Conference, at Khalsa College, Patiala.

Inter-state Level Geographical Quiz Contest
Year 2019

APG state level quiz contest 2016

SCD Govt. College, Ludhiana, Punjab won the 1st APG Inter-state Geography Quiz Contest, held at ISPER on 31st March, 2019.