Padmashree College
The British College
ISMT College

Birendra Multiple Campus, Chitwan

BSc Geology

Affiliated To: Tribhuvan University (TU)



Course Level

Bachelor Degree


4 Years

Study Mode

Full Time




UGC Approved


BSc Geology is an undergraduate program that focuses on the study of the earth, its materials, processes, and history. It includes the study of rocks, minerals, fossils, earthquakes, volcanoes, and the structure of the earth's crust. The program provides students with a strong foundation in the fundamental principles of geology.

Course Outlines:

The BSc Geology program covers a range of courses, including:

  • Physical Geology
  • Historical Geology
  • Mineralogy
  • Petrology
  • Structural Geology
  • Sedimentology and Stratigraphy
  • Geophysics
  • Geochemistry
  • Economic Geology
  • Environmental Geology


The program is four years long.


The objectives of the BSc Geology program are to:

  • Provide students with a fundamental understanding of the principles and processes of geology.
  • Develop students' skills in geologic analysis and interpretation.
  • Prepare students for careers in the geology industry or for graduate studies in geology.
  • Encourage students to engage in independent research and contribute to the advancement of the field of geology.


To be eligible for the BSc Geology program at Birendra Multiple Campus, Chitwan, Nepal, applicants must have completed their 10+2 level education in science stream with at least 50% marks in aggregate.

Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of the program, graduates will have:

  • An understanding of the basic principles and concepts of geology.
  • The ability to conduct fieldwork, collect and analyze data, and prepare geologic maps and cross-sections.
  • The ability to identify minerals, rocks, and fossils in hand specimen and thin section.
  • An understanding of the processes that shape the earth's surface, such as plate tectonics and erosion.
  • An understanding of the role of geology in natural resource exploration and management.


There is a high demand for geologists in various industries, including mineral and oil exploration, environmental consulting, construction, and engineering. Geologists can work for government agencies, private companies, or academic institutions. There are also opportunities for geologists to work internationally.

Career Prospects:

Graduates of the BSc Geology program can pursue careers in various fields, including:

  • Mineral exploration
  • Petroleum exploration
  • Environmental consulting
  • Engineering geology
  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Academia
  • Government agencies

Career Options:

Some popular job titles for geology graduates include:

  • Geologist
  • Geological Technician
  • Geophysicist
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Mining Engineer
  • Hydrologist
  • Professor

Why Choose this Course:

BSc Geology provides students with a strong foundation in the principles and processes of geology. The program emphasizes fieldwork, data collection, and analysis, preparing students for careers in various industries or for graduate studies in geology. The program also provides opportunities for independent research and contributes to the advancement of the field of geology.


Birendra Multiple Campus, Chitwan, Nepal offers scholarships to deserving students based on their academic performance and financial need. Students can also apply for various national and international scholarships available for Nepalese students.

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