This is an official announcement on the august occasion of the 40 INCA International Congress, Kolkata that the INDIAN CARTOGRAPHER ( A Journal of the Indian National Cartographic Association, INCA) herewith from 2021 will be published in the form of an Online Journal. The INCA fraternity is duly thanked for extending their whole hearted support and suggestions. The Journal shall be published as per specifications required for all academia, professionals, scientists and researchers to advance and showcase latest developments in this field. The Chairman- Editorial Board is pleased to invite research papers and research articles for the forthcoming issue at the email id :

The details of the journal are given here below.

Name of the Journal:


A Journal of the Indian National Cartographic Association(INCA)


0972- 8392

OCLC Number


Nature of Publication

Online and Hard Copy



Publisher City/ Country



INCA Journal

Survey of India,Uppal

Room No.234, 2nd Floor, APGDC Block,

HYDERABAD – 500 039.(Telangana).

Phone / Fax No.0402702217.






INCA Journal Website



Chairman, INCA Editorial Board

Professor V C JHA

Department of Geography

Visva-Bharati( A Central University )

SANTINIKETAN-731235, West BengalE-mail: /
Mobile: 9434348018



Associate Editor


1.S N Ojha, Visva -Bharati University


2. U N Mishra- Survey of India


3. Novaline Jacobe- Advanced Data Processing Research Institute


4. Dr. B.K Ramprasad- National Hydrographic Office


5. Sanjeev Kumar Sinha- National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organization



1. Ravindra Kumar- Survey of India

2. Tarik Mitran- National Remote Sensing Centre

3. M P Gupta- National Hydrographic Office

4. Surya Kant, Panjab University

5. S C Rai, University of Delhi

6. Umesh Kumar Singh, Central University of South Bihar

7. Sulochana Sekhar, Central University Tamilnadu

8. Amartya Bhattacharya- National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organization

9. Sucheta Mukherjee, S S College (Kalyani University)





Foreign Members

1. H C Georg Gartner, Technical University Vinna, Auatria

2. Wilhelm Zoltan,University of Pecs, Hungary

3. David G Dickason, Western Micchigan University, Kalamazoo USA




INDIAN CARTOGRAPHER publishes peer-reviewed research work addressing the nature, scale and extent of the Maps, Digitalization and influence that citizenry have on local, focal, regional and global aspects of the Earth.
The UGC has prepared the Approved List of Journals that would be considered for the purpose of Career Advancement Scheme (CAS) and Direct Recruitment of Teachers and other academic staff as required under the UGC (Minimum Qualifications for Appointment of Teachers and other Academic Staff in Universities and Colleges) Regulation, 2016. The UGC-approved List of Journals consists of 1) Journals Indexed in WoS (Science Citation Index, Social Science Citation Index and Arts and Humanities Citation Index); 2) Journals Indexed in Scopus; 3) Journals Indexed in Indian Citation Index; 4) Journals Recommended by the Members of UGC Standing Committee and Language Committee (s); and 5) Journals Recommended by the Universities (after de-duplication). Total number of journals covered in the UGC-approved list of journals is around 32,000. Besides, 13,130 journals are ceased publications that are stored separately. Journal titles recommended for inclusion either by the Committee(s) or by the Universities (serials no. 4 and 5) were subjected to the checklist developed by the Standing Committee on Notification on Journals. Journal titles that scored 6 or more marks in Science, Social Sciences and Multi disciplinary category and 5 or more marks in Humanities on the checklist criteria were included in the UGCapproved List of Journals. Journal titles recommended by the universities that did not have ISSN number
have not been included in UGC-approved List of Journals. Recommendations of various universities for titles that were invalid or did not qualify the checklist, have also not been included in this list.

The INDIAN CARTOGRAPHER A Journal of the Indian National Cartographic Association(INCA) will be published biannually and fulfilling the UGC – CARE List criteria.

All Further Details are mentioned in the attached PDF file.

Professor V C JHA

Chairman INCA Editorial Board
Department of Geography
( A Central University )
SANTINIKETAN-731235, West Bengal
E-mail: /
Mobile: 9434348018


Room No.234, 2nd Floor, APGDC Block, Survey of India, Uppal
HYDERABAD – 500 039.(Telangana). Phone / Fax No.0402702217. Website :