Group of IAEG
(Nepal Geological
Society) Since 20 years

Upcomming Event: 9th Nepal Geological Congress (NGC- IX) November 19-21, 2018 Kathmandu, Nepal


Nepal Geological Society (NGS) is one of the most dynamic professional organizations in Nepal, and is well known for its continuing academic and professional activities in national as well as international level since its establishment. One of the main focuses of this society is to provide platforms to the national as well as international geoscientists for sharing their research findings and establishing international networks for the advancement of research and development in the field of geosciences and engineering. It has more than 800 members out of which nearly one third are international scientists. To mention some of NGS’s achievements, it was honored with the 1998 United Nations Sasakawa Disaster Prevention Award Certificate of Merit in appreciation for its contribution to disaster prevention, mitigation and preparedness. It was also honored with Science and Technology Promotion Award 2013 from Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) in recognition of its contribution in…

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(ARC-11, IAEG Conference (November 28-30, 2017))

COMPLETED EVENTS (ARC-11, IAEG Conference (November 28-30, 2017)

The Nepal Geological Society (NGS) along with its partner organizations in Nepal has organized the 11th IAEG Asian Regional Conference (ARC-11) in Kathmandu, Nepal on 28-30 November 2017. For last 50 years, the International Association for Engineering Geology and Environment (IAEG) brings together all engineering geological professionals and researchers into a single forum through various regional and international conferences and it is serving excellently to further development of engineering geology discipline and promoting many national groups around the globe.  Nepal Geological Society (NGS) also has an affiliation with IAEG as Nepal National Group and it is assisting IAEG by conducting various IAEG related conferences. As a continuation of this, the Nepal Geological Society has organized the 11th Asian Regional Conference of IAEG on 28-30 November, 2017 at Hotel Yak and Yeti, Kathmandu. The main sponsor of the conference was IAEG and different international partners such as International Consortium on Geo-disaster Reduction…

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Developments in the geological exploration of Nepal

For citation: Stöcklin J. 2008, Developments in the geological exploration of Nepal, Journal of Nepal…

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Mineral Resources of Nepal and their present status

  Krishna P. Kaphle, Former Superintending Geologist, Department of Mines and Geology, Kathmandu, Nepal Former President,…

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Critical Comments on Trends in Himalayan Geology

For citation: Fuchs G., 2011, Critical comments on Trends in Himalayan Geology, available in (website of Nepal Geological…

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Geodynamic History Of Uttarakhanda Himalaya

For citation: Valdiya K.S., 2011, Geodynamic history of the Uttarakhand Himalaya, available in (website of Nepal Geological…

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Nepal Geological Society (NGS) founded in 1980 is a professional scientific organization of Geoscientists. It…

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Himalaya Karakoram-Tibet (HKT) Workshop Twenty Seventh HKT Workshop: 28-30 November, 2012 Ninth HKT Workshop: 1-4…

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Other Regular Activities since 1980 Organize Scientific Talk programs to share the geo-scientific research findings…

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International Relationship   NGS is an institutional member of several international and national organizations involved…

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International Award UN-Sasakawa Disaster Prevention Award by UN Humanitarian and Emergency Relief Co-ordination Office of…

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