The Department of Geography holds the distinction of being one of the oldest departments at Govt. Queen Mary Graduate College (GQMGC). It has been producing knowledgeable students at the intermediate level since 1950 and at the graduate level since 1966. The department owes much gratitude to esteemed teachers and professors like Ms. Farhat, Ms. Jhon, Ms. Doger, Ms. Shereen, Ms. Shahista, Ms. Shahnaz, Ms. Ghazala Iqbal, and Ms. Sajeeda Ejaz, who have contributed to its progress and betterment, serving as the head of the department at different times. Excitingly, the department is set to launch the BS (4 Year) degree Program in 2024. Ms. Dimple Pervaiz excellently served as the Head of the department from 2021 to 2023. Presently, Mrs. Rumana Siddiqui is successfully leading the geography department at GQMGC.


The scope of studying Geography for female students in college is extensive, offering opportunities for diverse career paths such as urban planning, environmental management, GIS analysis, cartography, sustainable development, international relations, and cultural heritage preservation, enabling them to make meaningful contributions to understanding our world, addressing global challenges, and shaping a more sustainable and inclusive future.

These are just a few examples of the many possibilities for female students with a Geography degree. The field of geography is broad and interdisciplinary, allowing individuals to combine their interests and skills with geographic knowledge to make a positive impact in various sectors.


The geography department’s mission is to cultivate a deep understanding and appreciation for the intricate relationship between humans and their environment. Through pioneering research, transformative education, and community engagement, we strive to expand the frontiers of knowledge, champion sustainability, social justice, and spatial literacy. Our goal is to empower students with critical thinking skills and geographic expertise, empowering them to address pressing global challenges and make meaningful contributions to the well-being of communities worldwide. By fostering a holistic approach to geography, we aim to shape compassionate and informed leaders who can create positive change for a more sustainable and equitable world.


The Department of Geography
Govt. Queen Mary Graduate College
2- Durand Road, Lahore. Pakistan
Phone No: 042-6317078