Dr Tarun Kalita

M.Sc, Ph.D
Joined Sankaradeva Mahavidyalaya on 25 May, 1990
Ph.D from Rajiv Gandhi University, Arunachal Pradesh
Research Interest:
Population Geography
Specialized Courses:
Population Geography

Papers Presented in International/ National Seminar

1.Presented paper in National Seminar on ‘Impact of Globalisation in India ‘ paper entitled “  Globalisation and Its Impact  on Higher Education in India” organized by Department of Political Science, Bihpuria College held on 6th and 7th January 2003.

2. Presented paper in National seminar, paper entitled “Role of Bureaucracy in Rural Development” organized by Sankardeva Mahavidyalaya held on 11th January, 2003. 

3. Presented paper in UGC-Sponsored National Seminar   on ‘Youth  Empowerment: A Vision  for the 21st Century’ paper entitled “  concept of Vivekananda  on Youth empowerment in India Context-an analytical Study” organized by IQAC, Kherajkhat college in collaboration with  SEECDO , Lakhimpur, Assam held on 5th and 6th October 2006.

4. Presented paper in UGC-sponsored National seminar paper entitled “Problems of Human resource Management in the perspective of Socio-Economic Development of Assam” organized by Dr. B.K.B. College, Puranigudam , Nagaon  held on 24th and 25th August 2007.

5. Presented paper in UGC-Sponsored National Seminar on ‘ Forest Degradation: Its Impact on Climate Change’ paper entitled “ Deforestation in Arunachal Foothill Region and its Impact on Surrounding Climate” organized by Department of  Geography, Samaguri College in collaboration with Indian People Theatre Association, Samuguri branch held on 23rd and 24th September 2016.

6. Presented paper in   UGC- Sponsored National Seminar on ‘Environmental Degradation and Importance of education for sustainable Development’ paper entitled “Environmental Ethics and Management in Early Indian Civilization” organized by Department of education in collaboration with department of Education, Kalabari College held on 20th and 21st October, 2016.

7.Presented Paper in ICSSR-Sponsored National Seminar on ‘Good Governance: Issues and Challenges in North-East India’  paper entitled “Prachin Bharatar Prekhyapatat Susasanar Dharana” organized by Department of sociology, Kherajkhat College held on 27th and 28th September,2018

Participated in National/International seminar

  1. Participated in UGC-Sponsored National Seminar on “ Quality Higher Education and RUSA: Its Problems and Prospects in North-East India” jointly organized by  Department of education, Sankardeva Mahavidyalaya and Khorapathar Sanmilita Yubak Samaj Sanda khowa , held on 15th and 16th September,2016
  2. Participated in UGC-Sponsored National Seminar on “Biodiversity on North-East India: Conservation and Management” organized by Department of Geography, North Lakhimpur College (Autonomous) held on 3rd and 4th February, 2017.
  3. Participated in National Seminar on “Political Perspectives and Economic Development in India:  Recent Trends” organized by IQAC, Bihpuria College held on 25th October, 2017.


1. UGC-sponsored National Workshop on “Environmental Hazard and disaster Management” organized by North Lakhimpur College held on 19th and 20th September, 2008.

2. UGC-sponsored National Workshop on “ Semester System at Undergraduate Level in General Degree Colleges” organized by Lakhimpur Girl College in Collaboration with ACTA, Lakimpur Zone, held on May 31st and 1st June, 2011.

3. Participated National Workshop on “Rastriya Uchchattar Siksha Abhiyan” organized by Assam College Teachers’ Association Lakhimpur Zonal Committee in Association with Women Cell, ACTA, Lakhimpur Zonal Committee, held on 8th September, 2014

4. UGC Sponsored  National Workshop on “ Research Methodology:  Its Need and Importance” organized byDepartment of Education and Economics, Lakhimpur Kendriya Mahavidyalaya, in collaboration with All India Association for Educational Research (AIAER) , Assam Chapter, Lakhimpur Unit held on  8th and 9th September,2014.

5. UGC Aided One Day Workshop on “Semester System at the Undergraduate Level: Issues and Challenges” organized by Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) Bihali Degree College, Biswanath, Assam held on 15th September, 2016.

6. Workshop cum Training Programme on “ Implementation of CBCS in  UG Courses of Dibrugarh University” organized by Seminar Committee  in Collaboration with IQAC, Madhabdev College, Narayanpur  held  on 24th and 25th March, 2017.

7. Participated workshop on “Scientific Writing” from 8th to 9th May 2017, held at Mehsana Institute of Science, Organized by International Science Community Association in collaboration with Mehsana Urban institute of science, Ganpat University, Gujarat, India.

Short Term Course

1. Attended  UGC-Sponsored Short term Course on “Research Methodology” from 27/05/2017 to 02/06-2017.

Faculty Development Programme

1. Faculty Development  Programme on “ ICT Tools for Classroom Teaching” organized by Electronics and ICT Academy, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati held from 28 June-03 July, 2017 at Kherajkhat College, Lakhimpur.


  1. Participated in 62nd Annual Conference, ACTA organized by Barnagar College, Sorbhog, Berpeta, held from 1st -4th November, 2015.
  2. Attended 51st Conference of Assam Science Society held from  28th  to 30 January ,2017 at Pichala, Lakhimpur, Assam.



  1. Population Geography of Lakhimpur District, published by Kasturi Prakaxaan, ISBN: 978-93-5105-322-4, 2017.


1. Geographic Information System (GIS): An Introduction, published in Vigyan Jyoti, 14   March, 2010.

  1. A Comparative Study of Sex Ratio and Composition of Lakhimpur District, published in Shodh-Dristi , ISSN: 2229-7308, V0l 4, Issue 4, 2010.
  2. Intra Regional Disparity in Levels of Development in District of Lakhimpur, Assam, published in Asian Academic Research Journal of  Social Science and Humanities, Volume-1, Issue-11, May, 2013 
  3. Socio-Economic Impact of Floods in the Dikrong Basin of Bipuria Revenue Circle, Assam, published in Neo Geographia , ISSN: 2319-5118, Vol-VI, Issue-II, April 2017, Impact factor 1.092.
  4. Changing Pattern of Marital Status of the People of Lakhimpur District-A Case Study, published in Shodhhankan, ISSN: 2250-0383, Vol-3, Issue-6, July 2017.
  5. Occupational Pattern Vis- A Vis Standard of Living Among The People of Lakhimpur District, published in  Shodhankan, ISSN: 2250-0383, Issue-6, Vol- 4, Oct.2017
  6.   Work Participation Pattern of the People of Lakhimpur District:  A geographical Study, Published in Neo Geographia , ISSN: 2319-5118, Vol VI, Issue-IV, Impact factor-1.092, October, 2017.
  7. Spatial Pattern of Literacy in Lakhimpur District of Assam, Published in Neo Geographia , ISSN: 2319-5118, Vol VI, Issue-IV, Impact factor-1.092, October, 2017.


  1. Bhogolik Patabhumit Kherajkhat published in Vedanidhi souvenir, ISBN: 978-81-930725-3-0, October, 2015.
  2. Bhogolik Patabhumit Namoni Lakhimpur published in Shotojan souvenir, January 2021.


Confirmed as   a Fellow Contributor in the International Science Community Association on March 7, 2017

2. Participated in “ 3rd International Young Scientist Congress(IYC-2017) from 8th to 9th May  at Mehsana Institute of Science, Organized by International Science Community Association in collaboration with Mehsana Urban institute of science, Ganpat University, Gujarat, India.

3.  Participated in “4th International Virtual Congress” (IVC-2017) on 5th to 10th August  2017, as a Sectional President for social and Humanity Science Section, organized by International Science Community Association

4. Participated in the Indian council of Philosophical Research (ICPR) sponsored one day periodical lecture on “Philosophy for Life”  organized by Department of philosophy in collaboration with IQAC, Kherajkhat College, Deotola, Lakhimpur, Assam held on 12th march 2018.

5.  Neo Geographia an International journal of Geography, GIS and Remote Sensing approved as Member of Editorial Board for the upliftment and excellence in the field of Geography by Neo Geographia Journal, Barloni Publication, Kotharud , Pune-411038