Punjab Geological Society works for the cause of Geologist community and aims to establish coordination between Educational and technical organizations.The Punjab Geological Society Awarded a Gold Medal for Research in Sedimentology of Hazara Basin, NW Lesser Himalaya, on December 18th 1998.
Punjab Geological Society are open to any original research in the fields of geology, geophysics, geochemistry and geomorphology relating to Pakistan, or of the international importance.
The aims are to improve knowledge and understanding of the Earth, to promote Earth science education and awareness, and to promote professional excellence and ethical standards in the work of Earth scientists, for the public good.
Founded in1991, it is the oldest geological society in the world. Today, it is a world-leading communicator of Earth science – through its scholarly publishing, library and information services, cutting-edge scientific conferences, education activities and outreach to the general public. It also provides impartial scientific information and evidence to support policy-making and public debate about the challenges facing humanity.
The Society is the UK’s professional body for Earth science and has a worldwide membership of over 11,500. More than 2,000 of its members live overseas and over 2,500 are Chartered Geologists or Chartered Scientists – professionals who have demonstrated a high level of education, professional competence in their field and a commitment to professional ethics