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Senior College - EVS

History and Research carried out by the Department

Department of Environmental Studies came into existence along with commerce faculty in 1980. Earlier this paper was known as Commercial Geography. Later it changed as Environmental Studies. This subject covers various environment related issues and concerns.

Department is actively involved in research activities.

Mr. Udhav Zarekar is Head of Department of EVS department. He has completed the Minor research project (Sanction by University of Mumbai) in the year 2011-12 on the topic “changing occupation of Tribes in Maharashtra”. He is actively involved in research activities, attending seminars, workshops and also pursuing the doctoral degree.

Paper Presented

1. "A metamorphosed tribal society paper presented in an international conference titled ‘Geography of change’, held at Joshi-Bedekar college, Thane", in Jan 2013.(ISBN NO 978-81-922741-1-9)

2. "Scheduled Tribe workforce Scenario in Maharashtra: Inquiry of Atypical and Divergent Community". Paper presented in National level seminar,”Tribes in India: Challenges and Their Role in Changing Environment” organized by CDSR, Jodhpur in Nov 2014.

Faculty Profile

Mr. Udhav Zarekar, M.A (Geography), B.Ed, SET


Email: udhav456@rediffmail.com