Nowgong Girls' College



1. BA in Geography, AMU, 2010

2. MA in Geography, AMU, 2012

3. PhD: NEHU, Title: Globalisation and Livelihood System: A Case study of Women Weavers in Sualkuchi, Assam , 2020

Professional Experience



  • Received the Best poster award for a paper on ‘Community-Based Ecotourism as a tool for biodiversity management: A case study of Manas Maozigendri Ecotourism Society, Assam’ in the National Seminar on “Management of Natural Resources for Sustainable Development: Challenges and opportunities” Organised by Mizoram University, Aizawl held on 6th -7th March, 2014.

  • Qualified UGC- NET (JRF) for eligibility for lectureship held on 24/06/2012.

  • Awarded the University medal for standing first at the M.A/M.Sc. (Geography) Examination, 2012 by Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh (U.P).

  • Post Graduate Merit Scholarship, Department of Geography, A.M.U, Aligarh, 2010-11.

  • Certificate of merit by Women’s College, A.M.U, Aligarh for Academic Excellence for session 2009-10.

  • Certificate of merit by CBSE for securing All India highest marks in Geography in All India Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, 2007.

  • Obtained Ph.D. Degree from NEHU, Shillong on 15th December, 2020 on the thesis titled \"Globalisation and Livelihood System: A Case study of women weavers in Sualkuchi, Assam


  • \"Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Silk Weavers: Micro observations from Sualkuchi, Assam\", ICSSR sponsored National Seminar on Environment, Livelihoods and Self-Reliance with special reference to North East India on 14 and 15 October, organized by Department of Geography, Nowgong Girls\\\' College, Nagaon (Assam), 2022

  • “Understanding Human Induced Effects on Wetland Ecosystem using Morikolong Beel of Nagaon, Assam as a Case-study”, ICSSR-ERC Sponsored Two Day National Seminar on Self-reliance (Atmanirbhar), Sustainable Development and Environment organised by Department of Geography, Serampore Girls\' College (Affiliated to the University of Calcutta) (25th 26th March, 2022), 2022

  • “Climate change and livelihood insecurity among the women silk weavers of Sualkuchi”, UGC SAP National Seminar on ‘Climate Change and Society organised by Department of Environmental Science, Tezpur University (24th -25th February, 2017), 2017

  • Climate Change, Gender and Livelihood insecurity - A study on silk industry of Assam”, UGC sponsored National Seminar on the Challenge of Climate Change in India with special reference to North East India organised by Department of Geography and IQAC Jagannath Barooah College, Jorhat, Assam (19th -20th August, 2016), 2016

  • “Sericulture and Weaving in Assam: Building Sustainability in a globalised world” , ICSSR Sponsored International Conference on Socio-Economic Development of South Asian countries- Past, present and beyond organised by Department of Economics and History, Rangia College, Rangia in association with NEEA and Department of Political Science, Bodoland University, Kokrajhar (18th -19th December, 2015), 2015

  • Preservation of culture through Ecotourism- A case-study of Dzongu, Sikkim”, International Conference on Glocal Crises and Environmental Governance in North-Eastern Region of India organized by Assam University held on 11-13 November, 2013. , 2013

  • “Socio-economic and Structural Analysis of Cottage industry workers of Assam”, National Seminar on “Problems of Industrial Labourers in Assam” held on 28-29 Sept, 2012 organized by Department of Economics and Department of Statistics, A.D.P College, Nagaon. , 2012


  • “Two week interdisciplinary refresher course on Advanced Research Methodology, Tools and Techniques”, Organised by Teaching Learning Centre, Ramanujan College, University of Delhi (30th Jan to 14th Feb, 2021), 2021

  • “National Level One week GIS Online Training Workshop ”, Organised by Department of Geography in collaboration with Pragjyotish College Geographical Society, Pragjyotish College, Guwahati, Assam(10th to 15th August, 2020) , 2020

  • Introductory Master Class in Grounded Theory”, Organised by Brisbane Institute of Strength Based Practice , Australia. (25th to 27th July, 2020), 2020

  • Faculty Development Programme on Digital Literacy”, Organised by ICT Academy. (17th to 19th February, 2020) , 2020

  • “International Workshop on Application of Remote Sensing and GIS”, Organised By IQAC, ADP College, Nagaon in collaboration with Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand (26th Dec, 2019 to 1st Jan, 2020), 2020

  • One week FDP on Use of ICT tools for classroom teaching” , Organised by E & ICT Academy, IIT Guwahati in association with Nowgong Girls’ College and Mantra Associates (21st to 26th October, 2019), 2019

  • Digital Literacy Program”, Conducted by ICT Academy at Nowgong Girls’ College, Nagaon, Assam (17th 10 19th Feb, 2019), 2019

  • “100th Orientation Course” held at UGC-HRDC, University of Hyderabad (11 th Nov to 8th Dec, 2017), 2017

  • “Workshop on Assam Biodiversity Portal”, Organised by ATREE, (28th Oct, 2017), 2017

  • Workshop on Open Source GIS”, Organised by NRSC-ISRO, Hyderabad (8th to 19th May, 2017), 2017

  • “ Short term course in SPSS”, Organised by UGC Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong (2nd to 7th Dec, 2013), 2013

  • “Short term course in Research Methodology”, Organised by UGC Academic Staff College, NEHU, Shillong (23rd to 28th Sept 2013), 2013

  • Stress Management”, from 28th– 4th July, 2022, conducted by ICT Academy at Nowgong Girls’ College, Nagaon, Assam., 2022

  • Rural Livelihood in transition: the case of silk weavers of Assam”,46th Regional Science Conference & National Seminar on Underdevelopment of the North-East Region and the Indian State (6-8 November, 2014) organized by the Department of Geography, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong, Meghalaya., 2014

  • “Socio-Economic Profile of Carpet Industry Workers of Bhadohi City (Sant Ravidas Nagar), Uttar Pradesh”, International Conference on “Population Dynamism and Sustainable Resource Development” organized by the Department of Geography (under SAP-I-DRS-II Programme) Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh held on 25th -27th March, 2012., 2012