[ National Association of Geographers, India ]

Registered Under Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860 (No.S/9208/1979)

About Us

NAGI is the only national body of Geographers of the country and presently it has more than 2600 life-members. It was established in 1978 with its headquarter in Department of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi. Every year the Association organizes Indian Geography Congress in different universities of India. Apart from Indian Geography Congress, the Association also organized International Geography Congress.

Annals of the National Association of Geographers, India (ISSN: 0970-972X) is a national journal (UGC-CARE Listed) publishes on all matter concerning the study of geography and allied disciplines. The journal provides a medium for wide dissemination of original papers discussing various implications connected with geography from many points of view including international, political, environment, economic, social, medical, managerial, planning, scientific and engineering aspects.

How a national level association of geographers took shape in late 1970's....

The First

Adya Sharan Essay Competition 2022


" Paradigm Shift in Cartography "

With changing geographical realities, cartography as a subject has undergone several conceptual and practical modifications since its inception. The most important aspects of these changes in the character and patterns of cartography throughout the past century have undergone paradigm transformations in line with advancements in geographic knowledge, philosophical outlook, and scientific equipment and technique. Numerous theoretical issues in geography have recently surfaced and require prompt, appropriate solutions with a scientific perspective. Regarding this, the aim of using GIS as a value-adding component in geographical inquiry improved the ability of cartography as a tool to satisfy the needs of modern human growth. All of these details should be emphasized by the competitors in their writing. The writer is expected to give a comprehensive view of the theme with the significance of the issue being discussed. There needs Originality – uniqueness, novelty and authenticity of ideas. The writings should reflect fresh insights and a critical view of the subject.

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Last Date of Online Submission: 25.11.2022 (Last Date Extended)

44th Indian Geography Congress 2022

(19-21 December 2022)

Hosted by

Department of Studies and Research in Geography

School of Applied Sciences


Focal Theme


First Circular

International Scientific Conference on

“Modern problems of geography, integration of
science and education”

November 29-30, 2022

Baku, Azerbaijan

Call for Paper

The submission deadline 15th November 2022

2nd Workshop of Asian Young Geographers

(December 17-18, 2022)


The 2nd Workshop of Asian Young Geographers, is to be held on December 17-18, 2022 in an online format. As of November 10th, a total of 18 session proposals were received and have been included in the 2nd circular. Now the registration is open. Please register and submit your abstract / paper via the following website no later than December 4th: Excellent Paper Awards will be presented at the Closing Ceremony and the awarded papers will also be recommended to the journals including Asian Geographer.


Annals of NAGI (ISSN: 0970-972X) UGC-CARE List

NAGI Secretariat is happy to announce that Annals of the National Association of Geographers (ISSN: 0970-972X) is now on the UGC CARE list... We congratulate Prof. Suresh C. Rai, Secretary General; Prof. Hari Shankar Sharma, Editor and all the Life Members who have been continuously following up on the matter with UGC.

Special thanks to Prof. Virendra Nagarale and Dr. Ashis Kumar Saha, Joint Secretary and our publication partner Prints Publications Pvt. Ltd. (Prints India).

We need your constant support by submitting quality research articles to the Annals of NAGI, so that we may claim for Indexing in journal database like Scopus, Web of Science, etc.

Congratulations! once again to all the members...

Nagi Secretariat is pleased to inform you that our Journal - Annals of the National Association of Geographers got the First Prize in the Category for Journal and House Magazine for Excellence in Book Production 2020 awarded by the Federation of Indian Publishers.

The announcement for Awards for Excellence in Book Production took place on Friday, 30th October 2020 at 8.00 p.m. during the Virtual Delhi Book Fair 2020. [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LL_Ri7wXjxo]

Thanks to Prof. H S Sharma, Editor for his constant effort in taking it to new heights. We also thank our print and publication partner Prints Publication (https://www.pragatie.com/DBF2020/preview/ODM) for their constant support to our Editorial Team and NAGI Secretariat.

Latest News :

  • NAGI has signed a quadripartite agreement with various Geographical Associations of Belarus, Moldova and Romania. More...

  • A meeting of Executive Committee is scheduled on 5 August 2022 in the Department of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi.

  • 44th Indian Geography Congress will be held at Department of Studies and Research in Geography, Rani Channamma University, Belagavi, Karnataka (2022).

  • From 2018 edition onwards, Annals of the National Association of Geographers, India (NAGI) will only be available in e-print through a secure distribution mechanism.

  • Life Members are requested to update their mobile number and e-mail id with the NAGI Secretariat, New Delhi through email [annalsofnagi@gmail.com] or by submitting the online form.

On-line Round Table Conference on Geographical Perspectives of Water Resources: Issues and Challenges through Zoom Meeting & YouTube Live Streaming 16 July, 2020 (Thursday)12:00 – 14:50 (Russian Time); 14:30 – 17:20 (Indian Time) Jointly Organized by National Association of Geographers, India (NAGI) and Russian Geographical Society (RGS) Conference Poster | Conference Schedule
Welcome AddressbyProf. R P MisraContact: Dr. Ashis K Saha, ashisksaha@gmail.com, Organizing Secretary Dr. Elena S. Remizova, elena.remizova@rgo.ru, Executive Directorate of RGS

Recorded Webcast

NAGI Congratulates the Awardees of 2020-21

Bhoogal Ratna:

Prof. H S Sharma (Jaipur)

Bhoogal Vachaspati:

Late Prof. Sudeepta Adhikari (Patna)

Prof. Abha Lakshmi Singh (Aligarh)

Prof. B Hema Malini Eminent Geographers' Award:

Dr. G P Obi Reddy (Nagpur)

Prof. N P Aiyyar Young Geographers' Award:

Dr. Nasrin Banu (Kolkata)

NAGI Business Meeting

NAGI Executive Committee Meeting: 05 August, 2022 10:30 AM (Department of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi)

NAGI Executive Committee Meeting: December 19, 2022 5:30 PM (#)

NAGI General Body Meeting: December 20, 2022 5:30 PM (#)

NAGI Executive Committee Meeting: December 21, 2022 8:30 AM (#)

All respective members are requested to attend the meeting.
(#) To be held at the Department of Studies and Research in Geography, Rani Channamma University, Belagavi, Karnataka

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Office Address: Prof. S. C. Rai, Secretary General (NAGI), Department of Geography, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, Delhi – 110007, INDIA

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