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Departmental Profile

The Department started with a Master's Degree programme in Education in July 1995. Till date ten batches of students have passed out from the department. The department also offers Ph.D. and M.Phil. programmes. During the past few years the department has successfully completed a number of research projects funded by national / regional level agencies. Educational theory constitutes the thrust area of the current research endeavor in the department

Courses Offered

Courses Offered Duration Number of Seats Course Structure Timetable
M.A. (by course work) Two Years (Four Semesters) 46
M. Ed. (by course work) Two Years (Four Semesters) 38
* B.Sc. B. Ed. (Four years Integrated Course). Four Years (Eight Semesters) 25
M.Phil (by course work & dissertation)
Ph.D. (by course & Research work)
D. Litt. (by research work)
Post Graduate Diploma / Degree in Educational Planning & Management. Two / Four Semesters 25
* Subject to approval of NCTE


Name Designation Area of Specialization Email & Contact
*N. B. Biswas,  Ph.D. Professor Philosophy of Education, Curriculum Development , Research Methodology, Integrated education in N.E. India, Padagogical Sciences
Geetika Bagchi, Ph.D. Professor Educational Psychology, Educational Administration & Management,Special Education
R. Balakrishnan, Ph. D. Professor Educational Philosophy, Management,Environmental Education & Comparative Education, Curriculum
Ajay Kumar Singh, Ph.D. Associate Professor
S. K. Dutta,  Ph.D. Associate Professor< Teacher Education, Curriculum Development
Sima Pal,  Ph.D. Associate Professor Value Education, Special Educational
Ram Kumar Mahto, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Science Education, Educational Research & Technology, Elementary Education
Sreeparna Bhattacharjee, M.A. M.Ed. Ph.D Assistant Professor Human Rights Education, Educational Sociology, Contemporary Philosophy
Ananta Kumar Jena, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Science Education, Educational Research, Educational Measurement & Evaluation, Educational Philosophy
Remit George Carri, Ph.D Assistant Professor Science Education, Educational Research, Educational Technology, Environmental Education & Teacher Education
Swapan Kumar Mandal, Ph.D Assistant Professor
Bhaskar Nath, Ph.D Assistant Professor Organic & Inorganic Chemistry
C. Zorammuna Assistant Professor Applied Mathematics, Continium Mechanics, Solid Mechanics
Ruhul Amin Assistant Professor, M.Sc
Sukanta Mondal, Ph.D Assistant Professor
Sumankalyan Panja , Ph.D Assistant Professor Chemistry, Science Education, Educational Research, Guidance & Consulting
S. Mukherjee , Ph.D Assistant Professor Physics (Material Science), Science Education

* Re-appointed for one year.

Head of the Department

Prof. Geetika Bagchi

 03842- 270328 (O)


A good number of passed out students are now employed as teachers in colleges, universities and other educational institutions. Also many of the students have found placements in industrial and service organisations with in and outside North East India