Institute of Life long learning of Assam down town University, is the domain of adult or continuing education which examines how adults learn, usually within work contexts. The field encompasses professional development programs for learners including professional groups and also the ones who have not had the opportunity to access formal education system and want to pursue job oriented short term vocational courses.
Gauhati University (Cotton College)
Post Doctoral Research Qualifications
Diploma in Economic Development & Planning from the Institute of Economic Development, Naples, Italy.
UGC Emeritus Fellow of Economics, Dibrugarh University from 2011 to 2013
Post Graduate Teaching Experience
Forty five years at Dibrugarh University, Assam & 6years in Assam
down town University, Assam.
i. Head, Dept. of Economics for 2 terms (each term is of three years)
ii. Coordinator (now re-designated as Director), Internal Quality
Assurance Cell (IQAC), Dibrugarh University for three years.
iii. Director, Centre for Management Studies, Dibrugarh University
for five years from 2009 to 2013.
iv. Chairperson, faculty of Commerce, Management, Humanities &
Social Sciences, Assam Down town University.
Name of the Project
Employment in Certain Selected
Rural and Urban Areas of Assam, 1971-74
Expert Committee on Unemployment, Ministry of Labour & Rehabilitation, Government of India, Sanction letter DO No. PS/BB/6/71, dated 21st July, 1971 (Rs. 38,200/-)
20 Point Evaluation Study in Assam, 1989-90
Planning & Development Department, Government of Assam,
Sanction letter No. PDP(20-P)37/86, dated 13.07.1987
A Study on Consumer Behaviour Awareness & Problems in Dibrugarh District of Assam (Dibrugarh town and peripherial villages)
The Ministry of Food and Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Government of India.
Sanction letter No. 4(18)/93-CPU, dated 26.10.1993
An Appraisal Study of Consumer Redressal Fora in Assam Since Inception
Sanction letter No. 5.1/2004/NEP/RP, dated 06.12.2004, Rs. 2,84,875/-
Performance of Self Help Groups – A Case Study of Dibrugarh District
DRDA, Government of Assam
No. DRDA/DBR/TRI/Fish/41/2008-09, dated 13.08.2008, Rs. 2,20,000/-
Research Team Member
A Study on the Reproductive Health of the Tea Garden Labour Community of Assam
ICSSR, New Delhi,
Sanction letter No. 5-10/2000/NEP/RP, dated 28.03,2003, Rs. 3,00,000/-
Regional Cooperation between Indian and Myanmar through Border Trade: A Case Study of Nampong Trading Point (under The Centre for Area Studies, Dibrugarh University)
Sanction Letter No.
112-2/2005(IC-11), dated 22.03.2005
Problems and Prospects of Border Area Development in the North East India: Implications for the Thirteenth Finance Commission
Thirteenth Finance Commission, Government of India,
F.6/28/2008-TFC-5450, dated 31.07.2008 (Rs. 15,00,000/-)
Health Demography of the Tea Garden labour community of Assam
UGC Emeritus Fellowship Programme
(under UGC’s SAP)
F5-2/2004(SAP-III) dated 29.03.2004
(Rs. 15.90 lakh + PF – 1, the project was extended vide letter No. F.5-2/2004 (SAP)-III, dated 12.07.2006, Rs. 2,20,289/- + PF-1. It is gain upgraded to Phase II with 40 Lac + 2 PF in 2009-10.
Need Assessment Study and Social Audit of the CSR Initiatives of the OIL, Duliajna
Oil India limited, Duliajan
LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (BOOKS AND RESEARCH PAPERS ONLY)
Research Papers (Published):
LIST OF PH.D AWARDEES UNDER THE GUIDESHIP OF
PROF. HOMESWAR GOSWAMI
“Urbanisation in Assam, 1901-1971”
“Urban Fertility in Assam: A Case Study of Dibrugarh Town”
“A Study of Human Mortality in Assam”
“Small Scale Industry of Assam: Problems & Prospects: A Case Study of Dibrugarh District”
Badal kr. Sen
“Plywood Industry of Assam: A Study of its Problems & Prospects”
“Detirminants of Rural Fertility in Assam”
“Property Tax Administration of the Urban Local Bodies in Assam: A Case Study”
Md. Sujaud Doullah
“Immigration of East-Bengal Farm Settlers and Agricultural Development of Assam Valley, 1901-1947”
“Consumer Cooperative Movement in Assam: A Case Study of Sibsagar, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia District”
“Determinants of Fertility and Infant Mortality of the Tea Garden Labourers of Assam: A Case Study of the Dibrugarh District”
Seema Shah Singha
“Working Conditions of the Women Labourers in the Tea Garden Industry of Assam: A Case Study of Dibrugarh District”
“Relative Attractiveness of Different Financial Instruments in the Urban Centres of Assam”
Business Administration, Tezpur Central University
"Energy Consumption Pattern in Rural Households of Assam: A Case Study of Jorhat Sub-Division."
"The Gaon Panchayat Level Samabay Samities of Assam: Problems and Prospects: A Case Study of Lakhimpur and Dhemaji Districts".
“Tribal Demography of Arunachal Pradesh: A Case Study of the Adis”
“Health and Hygiene of the Tea Garden Labourers of Assam: A Case Study of the Undivided Sivasagar District”
“Decentralized Planning in India: A Case Study of Nagaland”.
"Freight Movement by Indian Railways: A Study of Tinsukia Division of Northeast Frontier Railway, 1997-98 – 2003-04”
"Muga Silk Industry of Assam: Problems and Prospects”
“An Analytical Study of Cost Volume Profit (CVP) of the Tourism Industry in Assam with special reference to Kaziranga National Park”
"Application of Environmental Management System, Eco-Efficiency and Sustainable Development in the Operations of Oil India Limited Duliajan: An Environmental Economics Perspective.”
"Demographic Behaviour of the Scheduled Castes of Assam: A Case Study of the Kaibartas”.
“The Growth Dynamics of Nepali Population in Assam”
“Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives of Oil PSUs in Assam Through Community Development Programmes with Special Reference to Numaligarh Refinery”
“A Demographic Study of the Char-Settlers of Assam with Special Reference to Barpeta and Kamrup Districts”
“The Urban Process and Municipal Finance Scenario in Assam: A Study of Urban Management in Global Regime”
“The Determinants of Health and Hygiene of the Tribes of Assam: A Study of the Mishings”
Health Infrastructure and Health Status in Rural Areas of Assam: A case study of Dibrugarh District
Micro- Finance Services of Non-government Organizations and its Impact on Women Empowerment- A Study in Sonitpur and Lakhimpur Districts of Assam
Health Status and Health Behaviour of Colliery Workers of Coal India Limited and the Healthcare Delivery System of the Company with Special Reference to North East Coal Field.
Tribal Demography in Assam – A Case Study of the Deoris
Mr. Panchanan Borthakur
“Micro Financing Programme Of The Assam Gramin Vikash Bank And Its Impact On Rural Economy: A Case Study Of Sibsagar District”
“Rural Tourism In Assam: Its Problems And Prospects (A Case Study Of Jorhat And Golaghat Districts Of Assam)
Tourism marketing : challenges and prospects for the north east india.
Mrs. Moromi Chetia Phukon Gogoi
“A Socio-Economic And Demographic Study Of The Slum Dwellers Of Assam”.
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