Department of Geography, Shaheed Bhagat Singh College is well known for its academic pursuit and excellence in University of Delhi and all over India. Established in 1969, the department has been nurtured by very renowned and pioneer Indian Geographers, Shri. S.L. Gupta, Dr. M.P. Thakore and Dr. Nafis Ahmad Siddiqui. The founders of the department laid a very strong foundation with their explicit knowledge and immense hard work. Further, Dr. V.K.Tyagi, Mrs. Usha Chhabra, Dr. Krishna Prabha and Dr. C.S. Yadav continued to burn the midnight lamp. The tradition of hard work has been carried forward with full enthusiasm by the present faculty members. It is because of the continuous efforts and progressive outlook of all, that the department has acquired lot of fame and prestige. The present faculty is well qualified and technically well versed to provide an excellent academic environment to the students.
The Department of Geography has always committed itself for excellence and perfection. It provides a congenial and magnificent environment to the students for overall development. The exceptionally vibrant academic environment of the department has always made the students achieve laurels. The students achieve university ranks and prizes in various inter-college activities. Most of the alumni of the department are well placed in various places.
The well-equipped laboratories give the opportunity to the students to learn the best of their practical knowledge in Cartography, Remote Sensing, GPS and GIS through added help of different techniques, instruments, computers and current software. The frequent field trips and excursions organized by the department also give exposure to the students to learn and acquire practical knowledge beyond the formal classroom studies.