Awards/Research

Ph.D Research at ABILAC

Faculties of ABILAC has been engaged in guiding various scholars in the field of Language, Art and Culture in conducting research leading to both M.Phil and Ph.D degrees. Following is a list of the research scholars who have been awarded/ have submitted and have been pursuing Ph.D research under guidance from ABILAC.

Ph.D Degrees under the Supervision of Prof. Dilip Kumar Kalita, Director, ABILAC

Bishnu Chetry

Folklore of the Nepalis of Assam: Tradition and Change  (Awarded)

 

Karabi Das

Conflict and Assimilation: A Study on the Karbis of Dimoria (Awarded)

 

Rashmi Buragohain

Turung Sokolor Lokavidya Aru Samajik Lokasanskriti: Eti Vishleshanatmak Adhyayan (Awarded)

 

Probalika Sarma     

Mother Goddess Kamakhya and the Role of the Pandas (Awarded)

 

Arunima Das           

Majulir Samajik, Sanskritik Jibanat Vaishnav Sattra Samuhar Bhumika: Eti Vishleshanatmak Adhyayan (Awarded)

 

Gaganjyoti Bora     

The Cult of Manasa among the Rabhas (Awarded)

 

Indra Narayan Mahanta        

A Study of the Folklore Materials of the Tiwas (Lalungs) with special reference to the Hill Tiwas (Awarded)

 

Raju Pokhrel           

A Study of the Folklore of the Karbis and Aesthetic Appraisal (Awarded)

 

Nabajit Deka           

Vernacular Architecture of Assam with Special reference to Brahmaputra Valley (Awarded)

 

Arupjyoti Kalita      

Jatra in Assam: A Medium of Development Communication and Social Change (Awarded)

 

Bijoy Deuri             

Ethnic Dress of the Misings of Assam (Awarded)

 

Rajesh Kakati          

The sacred Complex of the Bilveshwar Devalaya: A Folkloristic Study (Awarded)

 

Juri Das

Sualkuchi: A Socio-Cultural Study (Awarded)

 

Nilim Chetia            

Sonowal Kachari: Folklore and Folk Media (Submitted)

 

Parismita Sarma     

A Musicological Study of the Assamese Devotional Songs with particular reference to Kamrup and Darrang (Submitted)

 

Dipankar Kayastha 

Crisis Rites in the Karbi Society: A Case in and around Guwahati (pursuing)

 

Daijee kalita            

Oral Literature in Lower Assam: An Analytical Study (pursuing)

 

Meghana Choudhury 

Folklore in Cinema: A Study of the Films of Dr. Bhabendra Nath Saikia (pursuing)

 

Bulumoni Rabha     

Sakalar Lokagit: Eti Vishleshanatmak Adhyayan (pursuing)

 

Rumi Nath               

Social Folk Customs of the Rabhas: A Study of Goalpara District from Socio Cultural Perspective (pursuing)

 

Dipankar Bhagawati  

Wedding in Assam: Bride Price Versus Dowry (pursuing)

 

Deborshi Borkotoki 

Identity, Representation and the Folk: Reading Temsula Ao and Mamang Dai (pursuing)

 

Abul Ali                   

Sankardevar Borgit aru Ajan Fakirar Jikir: Eti Vishleshanatmak Adhyayan (pursuing)

 

Ph.D studies under the Supervision of Dr. Karuna Kanta Kakati, Associate Professor, Dept. of Culture, Art and Music

 

Sri Dharmajyoti Deka

Manifestation of Folklife in Assamese Modern Songs (Sugam Sangeet)broadcast by All India Radio,Guwahati (pursuing)

 

Rakibur Rahman     

Jikir as a Medium of Communication in the Medieval Assamese Society (pursuing)

 

Hemanta Sarma Tamuly

A Comparative Study on the Presentation of Folk Culture in the novels of Chinua Achebe and Yeshe DorjeeThongche. (pursuing)

 

Sabina Begum         

Folk beliefs and its role on Environment Conservation. (pursuing)

 

Neelamoni Sonowal

Role of Baitho Puja and Haidang Dei for Identity Construction of the Sonowal Kacharis of Assam (pursuing)

 

Ph.D studies under the Supervision of Dr. Bhaskarjyoti Sarma, Associate Professor Dept. of Language and Linguistics

 

Indreswar Pegu      

Pratham Bhashar Sumbakia Shakti aru Mising Bhashar Dwibhakhikata (pursuing)

 

Mahanta Das          

Nishi Bhashar Dhwanitattwa: Taranga Dhanibaijnanik Adhyayan (pursuing)