Department Geology
Level Undergraduate

Welcome to the BSc (Hons) Geology program at Ayyappa Institute of Management Studies (AIMS), specializing in Remote Sensing & Geo-Informatics. This cutting-edge four-year degree combines traditional geological sciences with advanced technological skills, equipping you to analyze the Earth’s surface and subsurface using the latest in remote sensing and geospatial technologies.


About the Course

Why Remote Sensing & Geo-Informatics?

Remote sensing and geo-informatics are revolutionizing the field of geology. By using satellite imagery, aerial photography, and advanced GIS (Geographic Information Systems), geologists can gather comprehensive data about the Earth's surface and subsurface. This specialization provides the skills needed to interpret this data, offering new insights into geological phenomena and aiding in everything from natural resource management to environmental monitoring and disaster response.

Specialization Highlights

  • Advanced Remote Sensing Techniques: Learn to use satellite imagery and aerial photography to gather and interpret geological data.
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS): Gain proficiency in GIS software for spatial data analysis, mapping, and visualization.
  • Fieldwork and Practical Training: Participate in extensive fieldwork and lab sessions to apply theoretical knowledge in real-world settings.
  • Environmental Applications: Study the applications of remote sensing in environmental monitoring, natural resource management, and disaster assessment.
  • Interdisciplinary Approach: Collaborate with experts in environmental science, computer science, and engineering to tackle complex geological challenges.


Professional Add-Ons

BSc ( Hons) Geology

Explore the Earth from Above: Harnessing Technology for a Deeper Understanding

The pogramme shall normally extend over a period of Four academic years

A pass in Plus Two / Equivalent examination with any two of the following subjects .

Candidates who are willing to register for any course are requested to register in MGU UG CAP website ( by selecting the course along with specialization with necessary details and book your seat at the earliest well before June 7th 2024.
A candidate shall normally be permitted to register and appear for the end semester university examinations if
(a) He/She secured not less than grade C for attendance in each course of study in the semester, and
(b) His/Her progress is satisfactory in the internal assessment in each of the course.
Career Opportunities Graduates of the BSc (Hons) Geology program with a specialization in Remote Sensing & Geo-Informatics are prepared for diverse and rewarding careers, including: Mineral and Petroleum Exploration: Use remote sensing data to identify and assess potential sites for mineral and petroleum extraction. Environmental Consultancy: Provide expert analysis for environmental impact assessments, land use planning, and conservation projects. Government and Research Institutions: Work in government agencies or research organizations focused on geological surveying, environmental monitoring, and disaster management. Geospatial Technology Firms: Join companies specializing in geospatial technology, offering solutions for urban planning, agriculture, and infrastructure development.
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