About the Department
The Department of Geography and Economic History is a department within the Faculty of Social Sciences.
The Department of Geography and Economic History has about 70 employees of which a large majority is engaged in both teaching and research work. Thus, there is a strong link between teaching and research at the department. This is important because our foremost objective is to give our students appropriate proficiency and offer opportunities to exchange thoughts with professors with recent knowledge as well as experience in the field.
The department is located in the social science building. The department has a computer lab with some 30 computers equipped for work with GIS- and other modern programs for analysis and planning