Dr. Sagarika Mahanta Das

Dr. Sagarika Mahanta Das

Assistant Professor

  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


Name: Specialization:
Dr. Sagarika Mahanta Das Folklore. Tribal Studies, English Literature



  1. PhD from Gauhati University
  2. PGDHRM from IDOL, Gauhati University
  3. MA in English from Gauhati University
  4. BA in English from Gauhati University
  5. Higher Secondary from Goalpara College , AHSEC
  6. HSLC from Sacred Heart School, MBOSE

Personal Interest

Reading, Travelling, Cooking, social work

Working Experience






August 2019- Present

Assam downtown University, Guwahati

Assistant Professor

Teaching, Program Coordinator


Goalpara Girls’ College, Goalpara

Assistant Professor



GEA National College, Guwahati


Teaching, Designing curriculum, Train in Soft Skills

March,2011 -April,2012.


Training Coordinator

1.Worked closely with rural women for financial empowerment

2.Prepared modules for different training programs

3.Conducted case studies at the field

4.Made training assessment at different level for the staff

5.Coordinated with different Agencies  for conducting training of the rural women

September 2008-2010 November

Centum Learning Centre, a Management Institute of Bharti Group, Guwahati


Teaching, Training in Soft skills, Prepared the students for job interviews and improved their communication skills

September 2001-2002 October

Scameo English School, Goalpara



February 2004-September 2005

Oasis Academy, Goalpara




1. National Seminar on Literature in Translation: A Comparative Exercise, Organised by Department of English, Goalpara college, Goalpara, Assam, January 21-22, 2014

2. National Seminar on Cultural Heritage of Assam, 23-25 April, 2015,organised by Department of Anthropology, Gauhati University

3." Folklore in the Postmodern Era" on World Folklore DayAugust 22, 2015, organised by Department of Folklore Research, Gauhati University

4. Three Days Training of Teachers for Student Induction Program, organised by University Grants Commission, 8th-10th August, 2019

5. UGC sponsored National seminar on Culture and Social value: Quest for Sustainability in a Market driven Society, organised by IQAC, Sonapur College, Assam,September, 2016

6. National seminar on Folklore and Culture of Northeast India,  29th and 30th March, 2019 ,Department of Folklore Research, Gauhati University

7. State Level Workshop on Revised Accreditation Framework, NAAC organized by Assam College Teachers’ Association, Jorhat Zone in collaboration with IQAC, Dr. Nobin Bordoloi College on 9th February, 2022

  8. Two Day International Seminar on “Interface of Indigenous and Global :Re-Structuring Culture,  Economy  and Society on 16-17 March,2023 organised by Department of English, Bodoland University, Kokrajhar


Awards & Achievements

  • Second highest percentage in B.A ( English) under Gauhati University, 1998
  • Second highest percentage in M.A (English) under Gauhati University, 2001
  • Invited as Soft Skill Trainer in various corporate offices
  • Certification in the course Creative  Writing: The Craft of Setting
  • Certification in the course Gender and Sexuality
  • Certificate of participation by University Grant Commission for participating a three days Training Programme of Teachers for Student Induction.