Dr. A. Bhattacharjee

Management Department (Tura)

Designation: Associate Professor

Joined NEHU on

29-06-2012

Qualifications:

M.Com (Gauhati University), Ph. D (GauhatiUniversity), 
FDPM (IIM, Ahmedabad)

Current Status:

Associate Professor, Department of Management & Placement

Co-ordinator, NEHU, Tura Campus, Meghalaya (India).

Currently Teaching:

Human Resource Management, Human Resource Development; Human Resource Accounting & Compensation Management; Managerial Economics

Teaching/Research Experience:

  • Associate Professor, NEHU (Since 29.06.2012)
  • Assistant Professor (Sr), Assam University, Diphu Campus (30.11.2007 to 28.06.2012)
  • Faculty, ICFAI University, Mizoram (01-02-2007 to 22-11-2007).
  • Lecturer, Icon Commerce College, Guwahati (01-07-2005 to 29-01-2007).
  • Lecturer, Swadeshi College of Commerce, Guwahati (01-07-2004 to 30-06-2005).
  • Visiting Faculty at Institute of Company Secretaries of India (Guwahati Chapter) 01-09-2006 to 28-02-2007.

Administrative Experience:

  • Member, BOS (Mass Communication & Journalism), NEHU (30.03.2015 up to 17.03.2017).
  • Member, BOS (Management), NEHU (03.09.2012 till date)
  • Member, School of EMIS,NEHU
  • Member, Board of Research Studies, NEHU (Since 22.02.2017).
  • In charge, Flying Squad Duty for UG Examinations, NEHU(2016)
  • Member, BUGS (Management), NEHU
  • Member, Governing Body, Mendipathar College, East Garo Hills, Meghalaya (Since 2014).
  • Member, Governing Body, Ampati Degree College, South-West Garo Hills, Meghalaya (Since 2016).
  • Acted as Member, Selection Committee, Shillong College, Meghalaya.
  • Placement Co-ordinator, NEHU, Tura Campus (Since 28.09.2012).

Ph. D Title:

Transformation of Rural Market in Assam: A Study of Consumer Behaviour with Reference to Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCGs).

Broad Area of Interest:

Human Resource Management and Development, Behavioural Studies, Rural Marketing, Strategic Management

Current Area of Work:

Job Satisfaction, HRIS, Employability Skills and Competency, Border Trade, Local Haat system, Career Development etc.

Ph. D Students Registered /Guided:

  • Blizzard R. Marak (Date of registration: 17-09-2010; Date of Award: 27-03-2018): Educators’ Perception of Technology Usage in Classroom Teaching in +2 Schools of Meghalaya.   
  • Monu Singh (Date of registration: 04-06-2013; Date of Award: 10-05-2018): Job Satisfaction of Academics in the Central Universities of North-East India.  
  • Mridul Barman (2013): Role of Haats in Rural Development in the Garo Hill districts of Meghalaya.
  • Arun Kumar Banerjee (Date of registration: 10-09-2014): A Study on Employability Skill and Competency of the Management Graduates in North-East India.
  • Sugata Debnath (Date of registration: 03-09-2014): User Perspectives of Human Resource Information System Applications in Higher Education Institutions of North East India.  
  • Arunima Bayan (Date of registration: 10-09-2015): A Study on the Dynamics of India’s Cross-border Trade with Bangladesh through Meghalaya.   
  • Brenda D Marak (Date of registration: 10-09-2016): A Study on the Career Choice Determinants of Undergraduate Students in Meghalaya.

Professional Affiliation:

  • Life Member, Indian Commerce Association.
  • Member, National Institute of Personnel Management.
  • Life Member, North Eastern Economic Association
  • Life Member, North-East India Council for Social Science Research.
  • Founder and Life Member, North East India Commerce and Management Association.
  • Life Member, North East Management Association.
  • Life Member, Assam Folklore Society.
  • Life Member, Society of Statistics, Computer and Applications.
  • Member, Guwahati Management Association.

Scholarship/Fellowship Awarded:

ICSSR-NERC Fellowship for PhD (2007)

Research Projects

  • Socio-Economic Transformation of Rural Societies: A Study over two Hill Districts, (Post Doctoral Research Initiation Programme, Sponsored by ICSSR-NERC, Shillong).
  • Local Market Research on Agriculture Commodities in LAMP Cluster at Garo Hills, Meghalaya (A Major Project, Sponsored by Govt. of Meghalaya).  
  • Dynamics of Cross-border Trade and Assessment of the Socio-Economic Impact on the Tribal Populace of Border Regions of Meghalaya. (Responsive Major Project sponsored by ICSSR, New Delhi).

Publications

Research Papers Published:

  • Singh, Monu & Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan (2019). “Measuring Job Satisfaction among Academicians Using Herzberg’s Theory in the Context of North-East India”, Global Business Review, Sage Publications. April 2. Available at https://doi.org/10.1177/0972150918816413
  • Bhattacharjee, A., & Barman, M. (2019). Pattern of cross-border commodity transactions  through Kalaichar border Haat. Indian Journal of Economics and Development, March7 (3), 1-7.
  • Bhattacharjee, A., & Barman, M. (2018). A Review on Indo-Bangladesh Cross Border Trade through Kalaichar Border Haat. International Journal of Research in Social Sciences, 8:10(1), October. 6-15.
  • Marak, R., Blizzard & Bhattacharjee, A. (2017). Influence of Technology on the Educators Classroom Teaching: Evidences from the Plus Two Schools of Meghalaya, International Journal of Human Resources Management (IJHRM), 6(4), June-July.
  • Singh, M., & Bhattacharjee, A. (2016). Facilities availability and its effect on job satisfaction among Central University Academics of North-East India. Amity Management Review: A Journal of Amity Business School, 5(1):47-56.
  • Bhattacharjee, A., & Singh, M. (2016). An Analysis of the Correlates of Job Satisfaction Predictors of Central University Academics in North-East India, ANVESHA, The Journal of Management, 9(4): 21-30.
  • Barman, M., & Bhattacharjee, A. (2016). Market mechanism and functionaries of local haats: An empirical study in the Garo hills districts of Meghalaya, IBMRD’s Journal of Management and Research, 5(2):1-11.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan & Banerjee, A, K. (2016). Entrepreneurship Development through Micro and Small Enterprises: A Study of Closed Tea Gardens in Jalpaiguri District of North-Bengal, Hind Business ReviewA Peer Reviewed and Refereed Research Journal, 2(1), 36-40, ISSN: 2454-4256.
  • Bhattacharjee, A. (2014). Distribution Management Paradigm and Channel Behaviour Dimension of Rural Retailers: An Empirical Study in Rural Assam, International Refereed Multidisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research, Scholars World, Vol II, Issue II, April, 59-70, ISSN-2319-5789.
  • Bhattacharjee, A. (2014). FMCGs as Change Agents in Rural Transformation-An Empirical Study, Journal of Rural & Industrial Development, Publishing India Group, 2(2), October, 1-8, ISSN: 2321-1873.
  • Bhattacharjee, A. (2013). An Empirical Analysis on the Consumers’ Awareness of Rights and Education with Reference to FMCG products, Journal of Exclusive Management Science, October, 2(10), ISSN: 2320-866X 
  • Bhattacharjee, A. (2013). An Entrepreneurial Analysis of the Strawberry Crop of Meghalaya, International Journal of Management Research and Review, IJMRR/ Nov, 3(11) ISSN: 2249-7196.
  • Bhattacharjee, A. (2012). Governance - Risk Management - Compliance (GRC)”– the 3D Mantra for a dynamic Indian Corporate World: Some Issues, Gauhati University Journal of Commerce, Department of Commerce, Gauhati University. ISBN 0971-4715-2011
  • Bhattacharjee, A. (2012). Traditional Lifestyle habits and influence of Modern FMCGs: An empirical study on the lifestyle of Karbis of Karbi Anglong, Assam, Janakristi, Annual Journal of the Assam Folklore Society, Assam Folklore Society, ISSN 0974-6188.
  • Bhattacharjee, A. (2012). Trade Opportunities among Neighboring Nations: A North East India Perspective, Journal of North-East India Council for Social Science Research, Shillong, 36(1), 85-95. ISSN 0970-7913. 
  • Bhattacharjee, A. (2011). Media Influence On FMCGs - A Comparative Study among Rural and Urban Households on their Product Purchase Decision, Indian Journal of Marketing, 41(6) June, 22-28.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2011). Human Resource Management at the Crossroads of Global Economic Crisis: Strategies and Future Implications, DGCCS’s Journal of Commerce, Diphu Govt. College Commerce Society, Vol-VIII. No I, ISSN No. 0973-5925
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2011). Agri - Entrepreneurship Development Through Medicinal And Aromatic Plants (Maps): Way For A Sustainable Self Employment Opportunity, BANIJYA- A Research Journal of the Department of Commerce, Assam University, Silchar, Department of Commerce, Assam University, Silchar, 4(1), July ISSN:0974-0010.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2010). Eco-Tourism as a Sustainable Development Concept- A Case Study of Asom, DGCCS’s Journal of Commerce, ISSN No. 0973-5925Diphu Govt. College Commerce Society, Volume-VII No1, 29-37.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2009). Backyard Poultry Farming for Economic Empowerment of Rural Women- A Case Study of Rural SHGs by SIRD, Assam, BANIJYA- A Research Journal of the Department of Commerce, Assam University, Silchar, July, 2(1). 75-79, ISSN:0974-0010.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan (2008). Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in the Context of Developing Countries., BANIJYA- A Research Journal of the Department of Commerce, Assam University, Silchar 1(1), July. 86-89. ISSN:0974-0010.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2007). Temporary Staffing in India: Some Issues, Gauhati University Journal of Commerce, Volume: XV, 80-86, ISBN 0971-4715:2006-07-08.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2006). Impact of Globalisation on Fruit & Vegetable Industry in Assam, Vanijya, Dibrugarh University Commerce Journal, Vol:16, 1-9, ISSN 0972-6594.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2002-2006). Total Quality Management: Conceptual Framework and the Indian Experience, Gauhati University Journal of Commerce, Volume:XIV,  27-42.

Chapters in Edited Books:

  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan & Banerjee, Arun Kumar (2018). Fostering Green Finance Is the Backbone of Sustainable Economic Development in India, pp. 214-221, In W.C Singh et al (Ed), Recent Trends in Sustainable Development, Himalaya Publishing House, New Delhi.
  • Singh, Monu, Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2018). Impact of Digital Teaching on Job Satisfaction: A Micro Level Study, pp.137-152,  In Abhigyan Bhattacharjee (Eds), Human Resource Management and Development in the Digital Age- Some Sectoral Perspectives, Mittal Publications, New Delhi (India), ISBN:81-8324-893-4.
  • Barman, Mridul, Chakrabarty, Mriganka, Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2018). Health and Educational Scenario of the Tea Plantation Workers in the present Digital Age, pp 179-196, In Abhigyan Bhattacharjee (Eds), Human Resource Management and Development in the Digital Age- Some Sectoral Perspectives, Mittal Publications, New Delhi (India). ISBN:81-8324-893-4.
  • Marak, D. Brenda & Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2018). Facets of Digital Capability Factors for Undergraduate Students, Teachers and College Administrators in Meghalaya, pp.187-194, In Abhigyan Bhattacharjee (Eds), Digital Impact on Human Resources Practices-Texts and Cases, Mittal Publications, New Delhi (India). ISBN: 81-8324-894-2
  • Singh, Monu, Sharma, Aditya & Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan (2017). An Assessment on Sustainable Livlihood Promotion through Integrated Basin Development Programme (IBDLP), Meghalaya, 133-137, In K.C. Biswal (Eds), Micro Finance Theory and Practices, Himalaya Publishing House, Mumbai (India).
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan, & Singh, Monu. (2016). Building Entreprenurial Mindset among Rural Youths: A Case Study in North Garo Hills of Meghalaya, In A.I. Chanu (Eds), Entrepreneurship Development in Conflict Regions: Issues and Challenges183-190, Global Publishing House, Visakhapatnam(India), ISBN-978-93-81563-67-0
  • Deb Nath, Sugata, & Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan (2016). “Adoption of Human Resource Information Systems in Small and Medium Enterprises: An Evaluative Study”, In Bimal Debnath (Eds) E-Commerce Strategies for Small and Medium Enterprises, 47-52, Excel India Publishers, New Delhi, ISBN 978-93-8625-6256.
  • Marak D. Brenda & Bhattacharjee, Abigyan (2016). “E-business Solutions for SMEs and Start-Ups: A Cursory Look”, In Bimal Debnath (Eds) E-Commerce in Small and Medium Enterprises, 144-150, Excel India Publishers, New Delhi, ISBN 9-789386-25-6249.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan, & Singh, Monu. (2015). India’s Look East Policy: Potentialities for the North-Eastern Region of India, In A, Bhattacharjee (Eds), Look East Policy: Perspectives from the South-East Asian Architecture183-190, Global Publishing House, Visakhapatnam(India), ISBN-978-93-81563-67-0.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan. (2006). “Outsourcing : Myths & Realities- An Analytical Study of ITES-BPO Sector in India”,  In Barua, Choudhury & Borkotoki (Eds) Business Process Outsourcing, Akangsha Publishing House, 78-82, ISBN:978-81-7035-596-0. 
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan & Chakraborty, Sudip. Role of NABARD in Poverty Alleviation through Micro Finance, In Sudhansu Kumar Das & Sanjay Kanti Das (Eds) Micro Finance and India’s Rural Economy, New Century Publications, New Delhi, ISBN 978-81-7708-263-0.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan, “FMCGs as Change agents in Rural Transformation in Assam”,  In Raul and Saikia (Eds.) North East India- Approaches towards Sustainable Development, Southern Economist Golden Jubilee Publication, Bangalore, Karnataka, ISBN: 978-81-910247-1-5.
  • Bhattacharjee, Abhigyan & Barua, Nayan. “A Review on the Operational performance of Assam State Transport Corporation, In ARM Rehman (Eds) Contemporary Issues in Accounts and Finance, DVS Publishers.

 

Seminar/Conference (Participated/Presented):

  • Indo-Bangla Cross Border Trade Dynamics: An Empirical study through the land custom stations of Meghalaya, paper presented in the International Conference on “Act East Policy: Prospects and Challenges for North East Region, held at NIRDPR-NERC, Guwahati, March 15-16, 2019.
  • Socio-Economic Impact Assessment of Haat Participants at Kalaichar Border Haat through Propensity Score Analysis, paper presented in the Two days’ National Seminar on “Act East and Northeast: Prospects and Challenges, organized by Department of Political Science, Assam University, Silchar and MAKAIAS, Kolkata, held at Assam University, Silchar, March 12-13, 2019.
  • “Micro Financing in North-East Region through self-help group bank linkage programme: A Current overview”, paper presented at the National Seminar on Banks and Financial Institutons in North-East Region: Prospects & Challenges, 8-9 March, 2019 at Indian Institute of Bank Management, Guwahati.
  • “Status of Microfinance in Meghalaya”, paper presented at the National Conference on Roadmap for Inclusive & Sustainable Economy (RISE 2018), Feb 3-4, 2018 at Department of Management & Humanities, NIT, Hamirpur (India).
  • “Make in India-Competitive Advantage for Northeast India”, paper presented in International Youth Symposium (iNYS), organized by B.K. School of Business Management, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India in association with International Youth Fellowship, South Korea, January 30-31, 2018 (Awarded the Best Paper).
  • Participated in the North East Green Summit, 2017 held at Pabitara, Assam from 1-5, December, 2017.
  • “Exploring the Indigenous Dokra Technology and Artefacts – Case Study of Dariapur and Bikana villages of West Bengal”, paper presented at the 2nd North-East India Commerce and Management Association (NEICMA) National Conference on Sustainable Rural Livlihood: Emerging Dimensions, organized by Department of Commerce, Rajiv Gandhi University, Rono Hills, Arunachal Pradesh, November 10-11, 2017.
  • “Indo-Bangladesh Border Trade: A Case Study of Kalaichar Border Haat in South West Garo Hills, Meghalaya” paper presented at two days “International Seminar on Cross Border Connectivity and Inclusive Growth: Issues and Challenges with Special Reference to North Eastern Region,” organized by Shillong College, Meghalaya, on 24th-25th August 2017.
  • “Indo-Bangla Border Trade: A Case Study of Dawki Land Custom Station of Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya,” paper presented at two days “International Seminar on Cross Border Connectivity and Inclusive Growth: Issues and Challenges with Special Reference to North Eastern Region,” organized by Shillong College, Meghalaya, on 24th-25th August 2017.
  • “Trade Facilitation in the Border Regions of Indo-Bangladesh: A Socio-Economic Dimensional Study” paper presented at the International Conference on Interplay of Economics, Politics and Society on Development of a Nation”-ICIEPS-2017, Organised by Niche Institute of Management and Technology(NIMT), Thimphu in collaboration with the Indian Economic Association(IEA) and Foundation for Evidence Based Development in India (FEDI), an affiliate of Oxford Evidence and Interventions (OXEVIN), Oxford, United Kingdom, held at Royal Thimphu College, Royal University of Bhutan, Thimphu, July 1-2, 2017.
  • “Restructuring the Skill to Enhance the Employability of Graduates in the Digital Age”, paper presented at the International Seminar on Human Resource Management and Development in the Digital Age, organized by Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India, June 23-24, 2017.
  • “Digitalization: Its Importance for Effective CSR Communication”, paper presented at the International Seminar on Human Resource Management and Development in the Digital Age, organized by Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India, June 23-24, 2017.
  • “Digital Eloquence” A Bridge to Reach the People of Meghalaya,” paper presented at the International Seminar on Human Resource Management and Development in the Digital Age, organized by Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India, June 23-24, 2017.
  • “Strategic Human Resource Management in Education System: An Exploration of Colleges in Meghalaya, paper presented at National Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Business & Economic Development in India with reference to North-Eastern Region” organised by Department of Business Administration, University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya in association with the Department of Business Administration, Tezpur University, on 19-20 May, 2017.
  • Job Satisfaction Trends amongst Academics of Central Universities of North-East India, paper presented at National Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Business & Economic Development in India with reference to North-Eastern Region”, organised by Department of Business Administration, University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya in association with the Department of Business Administration, Tezpur University, on 19-20 May, 2017.
  • “Rural Entrepreneurship as an Instrument for Sustainable Livelihood: A Study over Garo Hills Region of Meghalaya”, paper presented at National Seminar on Entrepreneurship- The Rural Perspectives, 27-28 April, 2017, organised by Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India.
  • “Employability Skill and Competency of the Management Graduates for Rural Development in North-East India” paper presented at the two-day international conference on Rural Development organised by the Department of Social Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility, Xavier Institute of Development Action & Studies, Jabalpur, 4-5 February 2016.(Co-author- Arun Kumar Banerjee).
  • “A Study on Restructuring of Skills and Competencies in E-Business” paper presented at the International Seminar on E-Commerce and SMEs in Developing Economies: Growth and Strategies organised by Department of Management, NEHU, Tura (29-30 June 2016)
  • “Business Solutions for SMEs and Startups: A Cursory Look” paper presented at the International Seminar on E-Commerce and SMEs in Developing Economies: Growth and Strategies organised by the Department of Management, NEHU, Tura, 29-30 June 2016
  •  “Measuring the Effects of Job Satisfaction among Academicians: Snippets from Central Universities of North-East India” paper presented at the International Conference on Management Perspectives, Transforming Business Practices for Innovation, Development & Governance organised by Amity Business School, Amity University Rajasthan, Jaipur (1-2 September 2016).
  • “Socio-Economic Facets of Local Haat System: Glimpses of Haats in the Garo Hills Region of Meghalaya,” paper presented at the 1st National Conference of North East India Commerce and Association on Trade and Industries in North-East India: Challenges and Strategies held at Gauhati Commerce College, Guwahati, 23-24 September 2016.
  •  “Cross Border Trade Dynamics of Indo-Bangladesh through the Land Custom Stations of Meghalaya” paper presented at the International Seminar on Economic Dependence of North East India and its Bordering Nations organised by the Department of Economics, Assam University, Silchar, 8-9 November 2016
  •  “An Assessment on Sustainable Livelihood Promotion through Integrated Basin Development Programme, Meghalaya” paper presented at the National Seminar on Emerging Trends and Challenges of Micro Finance in North-East India organised by the Department of Management, NEHU, Tura, 24-25 November 2016.  
  • Make in India and Rural North East: The Challenges, paper presented at the National Seminar held on February 25-26, 2016, organised by National Institute of Rural Development & Panchyati Raj, North Eastern Regional Centre, Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India. 
  • Socio-Economic Facets of Local Haat System: Glimpses of Haats in the Garo Hills Region of Meghalaya, paper presented at the 1st National Conference of North East India Commerce and Association on “Trade and Industries in North-East India: Challenges and Strategies”, held at Gauhati Commerce College, 23-24 September, 2016.
  • Human Rights Education Challenges in Serving the Goals of Human Rights Education, paper presented at the National Seminar on Contemporary Issues in Human Rights: The Indian Scenario, organised by D.P.B.S (PG) College, Anoopshahr, Bulandshahr(UP), 3-4 March, 2016.
  • “Employability Skill and Competency of the Management Graduates for Rural Development in North-East India, paper presented at the two days’ International Conference on Rural Development( ICRD-2016), 4-5 February, 2016, organised by Department of Social Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility, Xavier Institute of Development Action & Studies, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh.
  • A Study on Restructuring of Skills and Competencies in E-Business, paper presented at the International Seminar on E-Commerce and SMEs in Developing Economies: Growth and Strategies, June 29-30, 2016, Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India.
  • “Business Solutions for SMEs and Startups: A Cursory Look”, paper presented at the International Seminar on E-Commerce and SMEs in Developing Economies: Growth and Strategies, June 29-30, 2016, Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India.
  • Participated in the Flagship event “Shaping of Young Minds Program, organized by Guwahati Management Association and All India Management Association on September 2, 2016 at Guwahati, Assam.
  •  “Cross Border Trade Dynamics of Indo-Bangladesh through the Land Custom Stations of Meghalaya”, paper presented at the International Seminar on “ Economic Dependence of North East India and its Bordering Nations, organised by Department of Economics, Assam University, Silchar. 8-9, November, 2016.
  • Employability Skill and Competency of the Management Graduates for Rural Development in North-East India, paper presented at the International Conference organised by Xavier Institute of Development Action & Studies, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, February 04-05, 2016.
  • Make in India and Rural North-East: The Challenges, paper presented at the National Seminar organised by National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, North Eastern Regional Centre, Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India, February 25-26, 2016.
  • Human Rights Education Challenges in Serving the Goals of Human Rights Education, paper presented at the National Seminar organised by D.P.B.S (PG) College, Anoopshahr, Bulandshahar, U.P., March 03-04, 2016.
  • Teaching Ethics & Values in Higher Education, paper presented in SMS National Seminar on Leading Organisations to Sustainable Growth, School of Management Sciences, Lucknow, 27-28 February, 2015.
  • Promotion of Rural Micro Enterprises: Prospects & Challenges, paper presented at the National Seminar held on December 7-8, 2015, organised by National Institute of Rural Development & Panchyati Raj, North Eastern Regional Centre, Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India. 
  • “Pitfalls of Working Capital Finance by Bank under Turnover Method- Analysis of Constraint Financial Factors” paper presented at two days National Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Commerce and Accounting” organized by Department of Commerce, Sikkim University, Gangtok, Sikkim and Board of Studies, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), New Delhi. 2-3, November, 2015.
  • India’ Look East Policy: Potentialities for the North-Eastern Region, paper presented at two days’ International Seminar on “Look East Policy: Perspectives from the South-East Asian Architecture, June 26-27, 2015, organised by Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India.
  • Transformation of Sustainable Business Activities through Green Entrepreneurship: An Exploratory Study, paper presented at two days’ International Conference on Regional Conflict and Entrepreneurship Development with special reference to South East Asia, 27-28 November, 2015, organised by the Department of Commerce, Assam University, Diphu Campus, Karbi Anglong, Assam.
  • National Symposium on Role of Logistics and Supply Chain Management in the Development of North-East India, paper presented at Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India, May 23, 2014.
  • Working Capital Finance to Micro and Small Enterprises by Banks- Analysis of Constraint Factors, paper presented at the International Seminar on Entrepreneurship in the Fast Changing Society: The Socio-Economic Perspectives, June 26-27, 2014, Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India.
  • Financial Services in Twenty First Century: Issues & Challenges, paper presented at National Seminar on Emerging Trends of Financial Services in India, Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, November 20-21, 2014.
  •  “National Symposium on Overview of Stock Exchange, Role of NSEIL and SEBI in the Indian Capital Market”, by National Stock Exchange of India Limited in Collaboration with Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, April 4, 2013. 
  • “Ushering in a Horticulture Revolution: A Case Study of the Strawberry Crop of Meghalaya”, in the National Seminar on Entrepreneurship: A Drive Towards Socio-Economic Development of North-Eastern Region, paper presented at Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya, India, June 4, 2013.
  • “Entrepreneurial Avenues in Agro Horticulture Sector in North-East India: An Analysis of the Strawberry crop of Meghalaya”, paper presented in the two day’ National Seminar on “ Entrepreneurship Development in North East India with Special Reference to Women Entrepreneurs of Manipur- Problems and Prospects, 28-29 May, 2012, organised by Department of Commerce and IIPA Imphal Local Branch, Manipur University, Imphal.
  • “Micro Finance towards Financial Inclusion: An Implication in the Indian Context”, paper presented in ICSSR-NERC Sponsored National Seminar on “Promoting Financial Inclusion for Inclusive Growth with a Special Reference to North-East India”, Organised by Department of Commerce, Assam University, Diphu Campus, November 23-24, 2012.
  • Promotion of Rural Micro Enterprises: Prospects and Challenges, paper presented at the National Seminar organised by National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, North Eastern Regional Centre, Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India, December 7-8, 2015.
  • Marginalisation of International Economic Relations and Trade: A discourse in the context of North East India, paper presented at International Conference on Narrativizing The Margins: Northeast India And Beyond 2012, Department Of English, Assam University: Diphu Campus, Diphu , 4th-6th January, 2012.
  • “Governance - Risk Management - Compliance (GRC)”– the 3D Mantra for a dynamic Indian Corporate World: Some Issues, paper presented at National Seminar on Corporate Governance in Fund Houses: A Road Map, Department of Business Administration, Assam University Silchar January 7th-8th 2011. 
  • Agri - Entrepreneurship Development through Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MAPs) - A Prospective Study in the context of North Eastern Region of India, paper presented at the Ninth Biennial Conference on Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Ahmadabad February 16-18, 2011.
  • “Usage Habits of Tribes and their Changing Lifestyle : An Analytical Study in Karbi Anglong, Assam”, paper presented at three day National Seminar on History and Culture of North East, India Department of History, Assam University Diphu Campus in collaboration with ICHR, New Delhi February 24th-26th, 2011.
  • Developing Leadership Through Quality Circles- A Way For Quality Higher Education, paper presented at UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Leadership Role-play in Changing Indian Higher Educational Scenario, Tinsukia Commerce College, Tinsukia, Assam March 12th-13th 2011.
  • Private banking initiative towards financial inclusion:  a study, paper presented at UGC Sponsored National Conference on Financial Inclusion- Aspects, Issues and the way Forward, K.C.Das Commerce College, Guwahati with collaboration with NEDFi May 13th -14th  2011.
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT) as medium for furthering financial Inclusion-An analytical study in the Indian context, paper presented at UGC Sponsored National Conference on Financial Inclusion- Aspects, Issues and the way Forward, K.C.Das Commerce College, Guwahati with collaboration with NEDFi May 13th -14th  2011.
  • Socio-Economic Transformation of Rural Societies: A Study over two Hill Districts¸2nd ICSSR-NERC Post Doctoral Research Initiation Programme Workshop, ICSSR-NERC, Shillong Nov 18-19, 2011. 
  • Tapping Rural Marketing Avenues through Rural Retailing: an Empirical study over Kamrup District, Assam, paper presented at 64th All India Commerce Conference (Annual Conference of the Indian Commerce Association), Pondicherry University, Pudducherry, 13th -15th  December, 2011. 
  • Training for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, paper presented at National Seminar on Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development – Issues Challenges and Opportunities in the Globalised Economy, Department of Commerce, Assam University Silchar March 5th & 6th 2010. 
  • Impact of Global Economic Crisis on HR Strategies-Challenges and Issues, paper presented at National Seminar On Global economic crisis and Indian Industry, Department of Commerce, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong 26th& 27th March 2010.
  • Entrepreneurship Education in Indian Higher Education- Some Issues, paper presented at UGC-Sponsored National Seminar on “Quality Management in Higher Education of the North East and Sustainable Development with Special Reference to Assam”, Assam College Teachers Association and Gauhati Commerce College, Guwahati April 23rd & 24th, 2010
  • Showcasing Opportunities of Rural Entrepreneurship by SHGs in Assam – A Prospective study for a Sustainable Development, paper presented at 63rd All India Commerce Conference (Annual Conference of the Indian Commerce Association), Faculty of Commerce, Goa University October 1st-3rd , 2010.
  • Sustainable Practices in a Globalized World and the Emerging Role of NGOs in Capacity Building- A Study in the Indian Context, paper presented at International Geographical Union (IGU) Commission Seminar, , Department of Geography, Cotton College, Guwahati Dec 11th-13th 2010. 
  • Backyard Poultry Farming for Economic Empowerment of Rural Women – A Case Study of Rural SHGs by SIRD, Assam., paper presented at 3 days National Conference; Eighth Biennial Conference on Contemporary Issues in Entrepreneurship Research, Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Ahmadabad March 19th -21st , 2009
  • Role of NABARD in Poverty Alleviation through Micro-Finance- A Case Study on SHG Bank Linkage Programme with reference to Assam., paper presented at UGC-Sponsored National Seminar on Role of Micro-Credit Institutions in Socio-Economic Development of the Rural Poor in Assam, Deptt. Of Commerce & Deptt. Of Economics, Lumding College, Lumding, Assam 29th May 2009
  • Global Financial Meltdown and the IT BPO Sector in India with a Reference to the North East., paper presented at UGC-Sponsored National Seminar on Global Financial Crisis and its Impact on Indian Economy with special reference to the North East, Guwahati College, Guwahati, Assam 26th-27th June 2009.
  • Mainstreaming Sustainability in Eco Tourism in Assam- Its Prospects, paper presented at UGC-Sponsored National Seminar Reforming and Revamping the Tourism Sector in the North Eastern Region of India, Jagiroad College, Jagiroad, Assam 28th & 29th August 2009.
  • 3 days National Seminar on Narrating North East and Tribal Folklore., Department of History, Assam University Diphu Campus, 27th 28th & 29th September 2009.
  • Role of SIRD in promoting Agri-Entrepreneurship in Assam, a step towards economic growth, paper presented at UGC Sponsored Seminar on Entrepreneurship Development- A Key Issue for Socio Economic Growth, Gauhati Commerce College, Assam 19th March 2008.

Seminar/Workshops Organized as Co-ordinator:

  • International Seminar on “Look East Policy: Perspectives from the South-East Asian Architecture, (Sponsored by ICSSR, New Delhi, ICSSR-NERC, Shillong, NABARD, Regional Office, Shillong, Meghalaya, India), 23-24 June 2015.
  • Research Methodology Workshop for PhD Students, (Sponsored by ICSSR-NERC, Shillong,Meghalaya, India), 24th May – 2nd June, 2016.
  • Workshop on Application of Statistics in Social Sciences and Official Data, (Sponsored by Sampling and Official Statistics Unit (SOSU), Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India, December 5-11, 2016
  • Workshop on Application of Statistics in Social Sciences, (Sponsored by Applied Statistics Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India), March 20-24, 2017.
  • Workshop on Modern Ecological and Agricultural Practices with Statistical Methodologies and R Software, (Sponsored by the Agricultural and Ecological Research Unit, Biological Sciences Division, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata), March 30-31, 2017.
  • Research Methodology Workshop for PhD Students in Social Sciences, (Sponsored by ICSSR, New Delhi, India), 17-26, April, 2017.  
  • Orientation Programme on ‘Business Management for Rural Entrepreneurs/Farmers and Traders (Sponsored by Meghalaya Basin Management Agency Shillong, Government of Meghalaya, India), March 22-April 12, 2018.
  • 5 Entrepreneurship Awareness Camps, (Sponsored by Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India(EDII), Guwahati Regional Office for DST-NIMAT 2016-17), March 8-March 29, 2017.
  • 1 Faculty Development Pogramme (FDP), (Sponsored by Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Guwahati Regional Office for DST-NIMAT 2016-17), February 22-March 06, 2017.
  • 3 Entrepreneurship Awareness Camps, (Sponsored by Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India(EDII), Guwahati Regional Office for DST-NIMAT 2017-18), Feb 7-21, 2018.
  • 1 Faculty Development Pogramme (FDP), (Sponsored by Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Guwahati Regional Office for DST-NIMAT 2017-18), March 01-14, 2018.

 

Training/ Talks/Lectures Delivered:

  • Delivered a talk on ‘Goods and Services Tax’ at Doordarshan Kendra, Tura on 10th August 2017.
  • Participated on a programme and delivered a talk on ‘Impact of Demonetisation’ at Doordarshan Kendra, Tura on 6th November 2017.
  • Conducted a day long program on ‘Gender Sensitization’ for the Drivers of Maruti Suzuki Driving School at Guwahati on 23rd January 2018.
  • Conducted a day long program on ‘Employee Assistance’ for the Executives at Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL), Bongaigaon on 26th February 2018.
  • Conducted two days’ session on ‘Developing Negotiation Skills and Conflict Resolution’ as a part of Executive Training Programme at NERLDC, Guwahati on 25th and 26th February 2019.
  • Conducted a one day session on ‘Work Ethics’ as a part of Executive Training Programme on “Work Ethics, Preventive Vigilence and RTI Act” for the Executives at NERLDC, Shillong on 9th October 2018.
  • Chaired a Session (Technical Session: T3 P2) on 30th November 2018 at the International Conference on Sustainable Entrepreneurship Development organized by Department of Commmerce, Assam University, Diphu Campus, 29-30, November 2018.
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Chairing Technical Session 4, of National Seminar on Act East and Northeast: Prospects and Challenges, March 12-13, 2019 organised by Department of Political Science and MAKAIAS, Kolkata at Assam University Silchar (India).
  • Certificate of Appreciation received from Indian Statistical Institute for the role as local co-ordinator of the Workshop on “Application of Statistics in Social Sciences” conducted by the Applied Statistics Division of the Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Kolkata held at Department of Management, NEHU, Tura Campus during 20-24 March, 2017.
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Chairing Technical Session 3, of National Conference on Roadmap for Inclusive & Sustainable Economy (RISE 2018), Feb 3-4, 2018 at NIT Hamirpur (India).

Others:

  • Participated in two weeks’ Capacity Building Programme on Enhancement of Capacities of Researchers in Social Research Areas- An Attempt for Transformation in Research Attitude and Aptitude, organized by Department of Management, North-Eastern Hill University, Tura Campus, Meghalaya sponsored by ICSSR, New Delhi, 5th-18th May, 2017.
  • Participated in a National Workshop on ‘Research Data Analysis Using R’ organized by Department of Statistics, Assam University, Silchar, 10th-12th January 2019.
  • Participated in a National Workshop on ‘Research Data Analysis Using R’ organized by Department of Business Administration, NERIM, Guwahati, 10th-12th January 2019.