Jobs after BA Geography


As the name implies Geography is the study of earth and its associated processes. The subject also identifies the demographic features, soil proportion, climate, and so on. The study of the subject can offer a rewarding and promising career to aspirants. The students can have specialization in a specific area of geography after graduation. This helps them to become expert in a particular area and to get employed in that field of industry.

Some of the specializations offered in Geography are

  • Behavioral Geography
  • Cultural Geography
  • Demography Geography
  • Development Geography
  • Economic Geography
  • Feminist Geography
  • Health Geography
  • Historical Geography
  • Political Geography
  • Regional Geography
  • Urban Geography
  • Biogeography
  • Climatology
  • Coastal Geography
  • Environmental Geography
  • Geodesy
  • Geomorphology
  • Glaciology
  • Hydrology
  • Landscape ecology
  • Limnology
  • Oceanography
  • Palaeogeography
  • Pedology
  • Quaternary science

Career prospects after BA Geography

Candidates after finishing a course in Geography can find employment opportunities both in governmental as well as private sector. It is possible to work under different government departments as well as in aided Colleges and Universities offering academic courses in geography. The aspirants can work in government and research organizations as

  • Agricultural Specialists
  • Cartographers
  • Demographers
  • Forest Managers
  • GIS and Remote Sensing Specialists
  • Regional and Urban Planners
  • Urban Planner
  • Climatologist
  • Environment Manager
  • Transportation Manager etc

Individuals can work in similar profiles in private sector also. They can also find job openings in applications of satellite technology and in developmental agencies involved in demographic studies, rural uplift, and in other environmental issues. In private sector the graduates can work as Real estate appraisers and also in marketing of demographic information.

Organizations providing jobs after BA Geography

Some of the organizations offering jobs for Geography graduates include

  • AABSys
  • AAM Geospatial Tech Pvt Ltd
  • Abet Soft Technologies Pvt Ltd
  • Abra IT Solutions
  • ACE Televoice and Services Pvt. Ltd
  • ADCC Infocad Private Ltd
  • Advanced Geo-Tech Solutions
  • Albireo Telematics Pvt Ltd
  • Bhugol GIS Pvt Ltd
  • Bridge Technologies
  • CAD Planet Technologies
  • CE Info Systems (P) Ltd
  • Centre for Advanced Remote Sensing and Environmental Studies
  • DVP Geomatic Private Limited
  • Elcome Technologies Private Ltd
  • Enterprise Software Solutions

There are many private companies in India and abroad offerings jobs for Geography graduates. Apart from jobs mentioned above these professionals are well suited in travel journalism also. Some job profiles in Geography involve field work along with office work. The career opportunity for the subject has also increased due to introduction of GIS and satellite technology. The professionals in this field are highly rewarded both in India as well as abroad.



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19 Responses to “Jobs after BA Geography”

  1. 19

    I m complete M.A. in Geography and I need a good job with good salary in private or goverment secotor plz rply me…..

  2. 18

    I am complete b.a. in geography and i need job which company have vacancy private or goverment sector sent on 9973594632

  3. 17
    solanki ghosh:

    i have done b.a in geography….can i study climatologist or gis…..

  4. 16
    pradnya killekar:

    i have passed BA from geography. I have done course of GIS

  5. 15
    ria das:

    what type of jobs i will get?

  6. 14
    Niharjyoti Borkakoty:

    I have just completed my tenth board exams and want to study geography in arts in future. So please kindly help me to know what valuable and high standard jobs I can get after completing M.A with good percentage and geography as major subject.

  7. 13
    sangita baruah:

    i have completed my m.a in geography with environment as special paper. also completed pg diploma couse in geoinformatics from jadavpur university. if any job in both private and govt sectors please mail me.

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  9. 11

    i m complet m.a. geography from davv indore if any job in my basic plese reply my no. 09770247777

  10. 10

    how can i go after m.a. with geography subject in good sector /gud salary

  11. 9

    SIR…any job 4 b.a comlt with geography.?.n wh aftr b.a. some specil course in geo…plz ans me

  12. 8
    Gautam Singh Kashotia:

    I am this year participate MA Part II Final Geography my subject is History of geographical thought, climatology and oceanography, population and sattlement geography, and optional subject is soil geography.
    But is want a good job in india or abord and i am little english speak. present i am a computer operator and my salary is little. but i want big salary. I want good job for geography line. How to take it geography job in india and abord?

  13. 7
    Gaurav agrawal:

    I m complet M.A Geography from st.andrews gorakhpur if any job in my basic plese reply my no_9807625816

  14. 6

    i hav don my pg in geography in53% and garhwal university give me degree in geography,becouse graduatin lavel i having botany &zoology subject also with geography.i am 30year old and serching job in any sector of north india or ncr.kindly provide your valuable advise for my future.thanks.

  15. 5

    i hv done m.phil geography in 2009.i m doing job as a lecturar in a college.but i m not setisfied with my job.i want another job in geography related work.will u give me any suggestion

  16. 4
    Vivek sharma:

    Sir,I am done B.A with geographi and economics.what I do after gradution.pleas help me on my email id

  17. 3
    akpelu v l:

    i wanna know as an geography educationalist can i work in telecommuncation company, oil company apart from this were can i work.thank. Am lookin for a job could please help me secure a job.

  18. 2
    Arshad maqbool:

    after 12 class what job in geography

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    i wants to know about government job after graduation in geography.