Job opportunities for Geographers
Students with graduate degrees in Geography have a vast arena of job opportunities.
- They may work as an urban planner and can work on zoning, landuse and new developments
- Geographers can work as cartographers for books and atlas publishers, print and electronic media, and certain government agencies.
- They can serve the city governments and government agencies as a GIS specialist.
- A Geographer can work as a Meteorologist/Climatologist in Meteorological Office, print and electronic media, etc.
- They can also serve as a transport manager in transportation companies, shipping, logistics, regional transit authorities, etc.
- Geographers have job opportunities in environmental management agencies, tourism department and certain NGO’s.
- Above all a Geographer can work as a teacher and a researcher.