March 1, 2024

Viranch Dave

Viranch Dave
Viranch Dave

Viranch Dave had completed his Phd in Geography from The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara. He had completed post-graduation in Anthropology from , Indira Gandhi National Open University.

He had completed M. Sc. In Geography with Distinction, First rank and Gold medal in dissertation on “Exploring potentials and possibilities of tourism development in Banswara district A Geographical Study”.

He had completed  M.A in History with First class. He had completed B Sc. In Geography with First class. He had completed Certificate course in Tourism. He had received Completed Off campus outreach certificate programme on “Global Navigation Satellite System and Geographical Information System under Indian Institute of Remote Sensing M.S. Patel post graduate Scholarship for securing first rank in M.Sc. Geography and had received certificate from Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) for completing an one month online internship programme on heritage listing and mapping.

The area selected for internship was Banswara district. And had completed and received a passing grade in ICH001: Living Heritage and Sustainable Development a course of study offered by SDGAcademy X, an online learning initiative of SDG Academy. He had attended National Seminar on “Geospatial Technologies for Natural Resource Management ” (GEONRM 2019) .

Attended National symposium on Climate change, pollution and Harmony with nature jointly organized by The institution of engineers, Indian association for Air pollution and Department of Geography MS university of Baroda 2020.

Participated in National Webinar Series On Anthropology Organized by Department of Anthropology, Pragjyotish College in collaboration with IQAC, Pragjyotish College.

Participated in the International Webinar Session on “World Heritage Day 2021” organized by the Center for History and Archaeology Asiatic Society for Social Science Research.

Participated in the Online lecture series “Anthropology, Anthropologist and Pandemics” organized by the International school of Anthropology, Anthropological Survey of India conducted from 10th to 24th September 2020.

Attended Online Wakayama-CTR webinar series on Tourism organized by Center for Tourism Research, Wakayama University, Japan. September 2020.

Participated in the “National Level Lecture Series in Anthropology” organized by the Department of

Anthropology and IQAC of Vivekananda College for Women, Kolkata, West Bengal, India, held on 18th, 19th, 24th and 26th September, 2020.

Presented Poster in Theme “Social Science Paradigm with emerging Big data, Artificial Intelligence and Block-Chains” in the 21st Science Council of Asia Conference held virtually on 15-17 March 2022 at New Delhi, India.

Presented Paper on “Exploring Potentials and Possibilities of Tourism Development in Banswara district, Rajasthan- A Geographical Study” in International Conference on Present Scenario and Challenges in Linguistics, Literature, Arts, Commerce, Applied Science & Technology (ICLLACAST), 11th, 12th July 2022, held in Banswara district, Rajasthan, India. Other Achievements

He had cleared Gujarat State Eligibility Test in Geography in 2018 Cleared NTA UGC NET in Geography in December 2019 Received Lodge Tyrell Gold Medal in January 2020.

Selected for ICSSR Doctoral Fellowship for my ongoing PhD in December 2021 Cleared Gujarat State Eligibility Test in History in February 2022.