The Central Department of Geography (CDG) located in the University Campus; Kirtipur is one of the leading Departments of Tribhuvan University. It was formally established in 1959. Since then, it has been actively serving the country in higher education and research. The Department runs Masters Programme in Geography, which is open to all disciplines to apply for admission. The PhD Programme in Geography is handled by the Dean’s Office, Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, TU.. However, all the Ph.D. researcher regularly come to the department, use departmental library, the departmetnal lab and consult their supervisors who are from the faculty members of this department. It is a pioneer department running academic courses on Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) in the country. The newly established soil and water analysis lab has enhanced the interaction of CDG with other central departments under the Institute of Sciences and Technology. The Department has well qualified and experienced faculties.