UGC-SAP Program

The Department was funded by UGC under SAP-DRS-III Program (2013-2018).

Thrust Areas:

1. Environment and Resources

  • Climate Change Analysis in selected Indian Geosystems i.e., Mountain, Arid Region and megacities.

  • Hazard, Risk and Vulnerability mapping and modeling

  • Resource management in Critical Regions

2. Urban and Regional Planning

  • Urban Health and Well-being Analysis Using UHIs

  • Gender, Space and Regional Development

  • Assessment of Development Program

Grant Amount: Rs. 54 Lacs

Co-ordinator: Prof. R B Singh

Dy. Co-ordinator: Prof. S C Rai


National Seminars:

The Department had conducted two National Seminars under UGC - SAP - DRS III Program

on Thrust Areas 'Environment and Resources' & 'Urban and Regional Planning.'

First National Seminar: 20-21 March, 2015

Second National Seminar: 23-24 December, 2017