About Dean

Prof. J.P. Bagchi

Designation :Professor of Education and Dean of Instruction
Qualifications: Ph.D. from BHU, Varanasi.
Phone No. : 0145-2643760
E-Mail : jyotiprakashbagchi[at]yahoo[dot]com
Brief History :

  • Professor Jyoti Prakash Bagchi took over the charge of Head of the department & Dean of Instruction on 21st Nov. 2011 and since then he is working in the institute.
  • Formerly he was working as Principal, NERIE, Shillong. Before becoming Principal he was the head of the Department of Curriculum Development, Evaluation and Vocational Education, NERIE, Shillong.
  • He joined NERIE, Shillong as Professor of Education on 25 August 2005. He also served as the Head of the Department of Educational Research, Extension and Data Management in NERIE.
  • Before joining NERIE, he was Reader in the Department of Teacher Education at Regional Institute of Education at Ajmer for 9 years.
  • He began his carrier as the Lecturer and later Senior Lecturer in the Department of Teacher Education in one of the reputed Post-graduate colleges of Agra University, Uttar Pradesh (1986-1993). Later, he joined IGNOU as the Assistant Regional Director in its Regional Services Division (RSD). He worked in IGNOU for 4 years.
  • Prof. Bagchi did his Ph.D. from BHU, Varanasi. A Gold Medalist in Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education (PGDDE) from IGNOU, Prof. Bagchi has done M.Sc. in Zoology and M.Ed. in Experimental Education and Educational Technology.
  • He has attended many national and international seminars and has a number of research papers in various reputed journals to his credit. Prof. Bagchi specializes in science education, research methodology and values education.