National Seminars / Conferences

MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata)
Cordially invites you in a National Seminar on "Myanmar: Democracy and Dictatorship – Problems and Prospects"
To be delivered by
Professor Rajib Handique, Department of History, Gauhati University.
&
Professor Swapna Bhattacharya (Rtd), Department of South & Southeast Asian Studies, University of Calcutta.
DATE : 08th March, 2021 (Monday)
TIME : 03:00 PM IST
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata)
Cordially invites you in a National Webinar on "Women Empowerment: Challenges & Prospects"
To be delivered by
Professor Sanghamitra Mukherjee, Former Principal, Lady Brabourne College, Kolkata
&
Ms. L. Dipika Singha
Ms. Binu Rai
DATE : 08th March, 2021 (Monday)
TIME : 11:00 AM
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata)
Cordially invites you in a National Webinar on “Sri Ramakrishna & Asian Religio Cultural Heritage”
To be delivered by
Swami Sarvalokananda Ji Maharaj
Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur
&
Swami Jnanalokananda Ji Maharaj
Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission
Swami Vivekananda's Ancestral House and Cultural Centre
DATE : 18th March, 2021 (Thursday)TIME : 11:30 AM

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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata)#makaias organized a National Seminar on ‘National Education Policy 2020: Road Map for Implementation’ on 5th February, 2021. Lecture is given by Prof. Professor Srikant Mohapatra, Former Vice-chancellor, Odisha State Open University. Prof. K. S. Chakraborty, EC Member, MAKAIAS chaired this session and he made his valuable remarks at the end.
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata)
Cordially invites you in a National Seminar on New Education Policy 2020: Road Map for Implementation
To be delivered by
Professor Srikant Mohapatra,
Hon'ble Vice-chancellor,
Odisha State open University.
DATE : 05th February, 2021 (Friday)
TIME : 03:00 PM IST
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata) Celebrate the Auspicious Occasion of 158th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda (National Youth day) by organized a National Seminar on the theme "Swami Vivekananda’s Mission and Vision to the Youth and Post Modern Age" followed by a cultural programme presented by Attodeep an eminent cultural troupe from Kolkata on 'Swami Vivekananda's Salutation to Buddha'. Shri Parhlad Singh Patel Ji, Hon'ble Minister of State, Culture & Tourism (Independent Charge), Government of India, visited #makaias on this occasion and graced the National Seminar as Chief Guest on 12th January, 2021.
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata) Cordially invites you in a webinar on The Occasion of Constitution day Titled: Democratic and Egalitarian values of the Constitution of India: A journey towards peace and prosperity To be delivered by Junior Research Fellows of the Institute DATE : 26th November, 2020 (Thursday) TIME : 03:00 PM IST
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata) Cordially invites you to the celebration of National Education Day & 132th Birth Anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Maulana Azad Memorial Lecture, 2020 to be delivered by Dr. Sarup Prasad Ghosh Director, MAKAIAS On Maulana Abul Kalam Azad: His Role in India's Freedom Movement DATE : 11th November, 2020 (Wednesday) TIME : 03:00 PM IST
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES (An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata)
In collaboration with
Maharaja Bir Bikram University, Agartala, Tripura
Cordially Invites To ONE-DAY NATIONAL WEBINAR ON
Mahatma Gandhi in the myth and
reality of North East India

The Webinar will be inaugurated by
Prof. Satyadeo Poddar
Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Maharaja Bir Bikram University Agartala, Tripura
Date: 1st October, 2020 (Thursday) Time: 11.30 A.M (IST) Prof. Sujit Kumar Ghosh, Dr. Sarup Prasad Ghosh Chairman Director

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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata) Cordially invites you to one day National Webinar on "Mahatma Gandhi: An Icon of Peace" Speakers Prof. Satyadeo Poddar Hon'ble Vice Chancellor Maharaja Bir Bikram University Tripura Dr. Pratik Ghosh Director Gandhi Memorial Museum Barrackpore, Kolkata West Bengal Ms. Papri Sarkar Secretary Purba Kolkata Gandhi Smarak Samiti, Kolkata West Bengal Date: 2nd October 2020 (Friday) Time: 03.00 P.M (IST)
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES (An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata)
Cordially Invites To ONE-DAY NATIONAL WEBINAR ON
UMahatma Gandhi: An Icon of Peace
Speakers
Dr. Pratik Ghosh
Director
Gandhi Memorial Museum Barrackpore, Kolkata
Ms. Papri Sarkar
Secretary
Purba Kolkata Gandhi Smarak Samiti, Kolkata

Date: 2nd October 2020 (Friday) Time: 03.00 P.M (IST) Meeting number: 1709517084
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India) In collaboration with Maharaja Bir Bikram University, Agartala, Tripura Cordially invites you to One Day National Webinar on "Mahatma Gandhi in the myth and reality of North East India" The Webinar will be inaugurated by Prof. Satyadeo Poddar Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Maharaja Bir Bikram University Agartala, Tripura Speakers Prof. Amarendra Kumar Thakur Professor Department of History North - Eastern Hill University Shillong, Meghalaya Prof. H. Sudhir Kumar Singh Professor Department of History Manipur University Manipur Date: 1st October, 2020 (Thursday) Time: 11.30 A.M (IST)
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MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD INSTITUTE OF ASIAN STUDIES
(An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata) Organizing an # e-Seminar Series A One-Day National Webinar on "Understanding the Utility and Similarity of Yoga and Namaz" Date:18th August,2020 Time:06.00 pm Speakers: Dr. Farheena Rahman Fellow, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies Dr. Rozina Khatun Author & Research Scholar Viswa- Bharati University West Bengal
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Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies (MAKAIAS) (An Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India, Kolkata) Organizing an #e-Seminar Series A ONE-DAY NATIONAL WEBINAR ON INDIAN CULTURE AND MODERN SCIENCE Date: 25th July 2020 Time: 06:00 PM IST to view details click here.

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata organised a Two-Day National Seminar on One Belt One Road Initiative and its impacts in Indian Foreign Policy Date: 13.02.2020. Venue: Department of Political Science, Brennen College, Thalasserry, Kerala to view details click here.

• 13th-14th February 2020, A National Seminar on “China’s One Belt One Road Initiative and its impacts on India’s Foreign Policy” in collaboration with Government Brennen Dharmadom College Thalassey Kerala. to view details click here.

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata organized a National Seminar on ’Magic and Folk Medicinal Practices in Mayang of Assam’ in collaboration with Mayang Anchalik College, Rajamayang, Morigaon, Assam on 7th and 8th February 2020. to view details click here.

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata organised a National Seminar on Ethno-Historical Perspective of North East India with Special Reference to North Bengal Date 13.02.20 to view details click here.

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata organised a National Seminar on Ethno-Historical Perspective of North East India with Special Reference to North Bengal Date 13.02.20 to view details click here.

• News media Coverage of A Two-Day National Seminar on ‘Lok kalayein aur siksha (poorvottar ka vishesh sandarbh)’ at Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) to view details click here.

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata observed Constitution Day 2019 By organizing a Day long on National Seminar on the occasion of Constitution Day in association with Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre (Ezcc Kolkata), Kolkata Date: 26th of November, 2019 Venue: Azad Bhawan, IB-166, Sector-III, Salt Lake, Kolkata

Constitution Day also known as 'Samvidhan Divas', is celebrated in our country on 26th November every year to commemorate the adoption of the Constitution of India. On 26th November 1949, the Constituent Assembly of India adopted the Constitution of India, which came into effect from 26th January 1950. The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment on 19th November 2015 notified the decision of Government of India to celebrate the 26th day of November every year as 'Constitution Day' to promote Constitution values among citizens. to view details click here.

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies in collaboration with Sri Guru Gobind Singh College, Patna City Organizing A National Seminar On "Indian Cultural Nationalism and Asia” on 19th November 2019 at Sri Guru Gobind Singh College, Patna City to view details click here.

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies in collaboration with Department of Languages, Sankardev College, Shillong, Meghalaya Organized A Two-Day National Seminar on Cultural and linguistic Studies in Northeast India: Prospects and Challenges. Date: 30-31 October, 2019 Venue: Department of Languages Sankardev College, Shillong, Meghalaya to view details click here.

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies in collaboration with The Department of Defence and Strategic Studies(DDSS), The University of Madras organized a Two-Day National Seminar on “INDIA’S MARITIME SECURITY: ISSUES AND PERSPECTIVES” Date:18th & 19th October 2019 Venue: University of Madras, Chepauk, Chennai. The seminar was presided over by Lt.Gen (retd) D.B. Shekatkar PVSM, AVSM, VSM, Chancellor Sikkim University. to view details click here.

• Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies Organised A Two Days National Seminar On Revisiting Indic Thought and Knowledge Systems: Historical Perspectives

Academic Session I to view details click here.

Academic Session II to view details click here.

Chief Guest: Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar , Hon’ble Governor of West Bengal to view details click here.

National Seminar on the occasion of Celebration of the Constitution Day to view details click here.

• Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata organized a National Seminar in collaboration with the Department of Hindi, Rajiv Gandhi University, Arunachal Pradesh, on “Lok Kalae aur Shiksha-Purbyottar Ka Bishesh Sandarv”(Folk Culture and Education: The special contribution of Northeast India) during 17th-18th October, 2019.

The National Seminar was graced by eminent personalities like Dr. Prakash Bartunia(Chancellor, Babasaheb Ambedkar University, Lucknow), Prof. Premjit Singh (Vice Chancellor, Central Agriculture University, Manipur), Prof. Satyakam (Pro-Vice Chancellor, IGNOU) , Prof. Saket Kushwaha (Vice Chancellor, RGU) and Dr. M. Sasikumar(Director, MAKAIAS). to view details click here.

• National Seminar on "Rabindranath Thakur o Jatiotabodh" held on 20 October, 2019, jointly by Makaias Kolkata and Barak Upatyaka Banga Sahitya 0 Sanskriti Sammelan, Karimganj, Assam. to view details click here.

Two Days National Seminar On Revisiting Indic Thought and Knowledge Systems: Historical Perspectives Organised byMaulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata (MAKAIAS) 9th -10th November 2019 to view details click here.

Two day National Seminar on “ लोककलाएँ और शिक्षा : पूर्वोत्तर का विशेष संदर्भ ” to be held on 17-18, October, 2019 at Rajiv Gandhi University, Arunachal Pradesh in collaboration with MAKAIAS, Rajiv Gandhi University, and National Hindi Language Development Council, New Delhi
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• A Two-Day National Seminar on "Look North East to Act North East: Cultural Diversity, Its Problem & Prospect (Special focus on Southern Assam)" to be held on 22nd -23rd, September, 2019 at Neheru College Cachar, Assam. to view details click here.

• A Two-Day National Seminar on “Skill Development Programmes with Special Reference to Act East Policy of India: Employment Generation & Empowerment” held from 25 -26 , September, 2019 at Madhab Chandra Das College, Sonai, Silchar, Assam. to view details click here.

• MAKAIAS organized a Two-Day National Seminar on "INA and North East India" on 3rd and 4th August 2019 at INA Martyrs' Memorial Complex, Moirang, Manipur to view details click here.

• Leadership, Connectivity and Combat: Exploring Subhas Chandra Bose's Link with Naga Hills and Parts of North-East India Jointly organised by MAKAIAS and Pranabananda Women's College, Dimapur, Nagaland on 28 and 29th May 2019 at Pranabananda Women's College, Dimapur, Nagaland
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• REPORT OF THE NATIONAL SEMINAR ON “ROLE OF NORTH –EAST IN FREEDOM MOVEMENT: UNSUNG HEROES” 19th and 20th March 2019 Click Here>>>

• A Seven-Day National Workshop: DAY SEVEN ..... Field Trip to Maulana Azad Museum Visiting Maulana Azad Museum VDO Documentary Show in maulana Azad Museum At maulana Azad Museum Conference Room Group Photograph of Research Fellows and Research Associates of MAKAIAS at Maulana Azad Museum Click Here>>>

• A Seven-Day National Workshop: DAY SIX ..... Session IX Speaker: Dr. Sujata Dutta Hazarika, Deputy Director, IGNOU, Kolkata Topic: Qualitative Methods; Strategies and Challenges in Social Science Research Click Here>>>

• A Seven-Day National Workshop: DAY FIVE ..... Speaker: Swami Kamalasthananda, Principal, Ramkrishna Mission Vivekananda Centenary College Topic: Use of E-resources in Social Sciences Research Click Here>>>

• A Seven-Day National Workshop: DAY FOUR ..... Session VI Speaker: Dr. Uttam Bathary Topic: Ethno History and Its Method
Session VII Speaker: Prof. V. K. Srivastava Topic: Technologies, Methods and Tools of Data Collection
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• A Seven-Day National Workshop: DAY Three ..... Session IV Speaker: Prof. V. K.Srivastava Topic: Theoretical Perspective in Research Methodology Click Here>>>
Session V Speaker: Dr. Uttam Bathary Topic: Ethno History and Its Method
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• A Seven-Day National Workshop: DAY Two ..... A Seven-Day National Workshop on Research Methodology Course in Social Sciences, January 5-11, 2019 at Azad Bhavan. January 6, 2019 Session II Speaker: Prof. K. C. Baral Topic: Indian Knowledge System and Critical Inquiry Session III Speaker: Prof. K. C. Baral Topic: Discipline, Inter-discipline and Discursive Formulation
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• A Seven-Day National Workshop on Research Methodology Course in Social Sciences, January 5-11, 2019 at Azad Bhavan.Inaugural Session on January 5, 2019. Chairman of MAKAIAS Prof. Sujit Kumar Ghosh made introductory remarks.Prof. K. C. Baral of English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad and also the Vice-Chairman of MAKAIAS were delivered speech.Key Note Address delivered by Prof. Lipi Ghosh. Head of the Department, Dept. of South and South East Asian Studies, University of Calcutta.
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• 05th-06th October, 2018: MAKAIAS, Indian Janata College, Kabugaunj, Assam organized the one-day National Seminar on “Partition of India and its Roots and Legacy; Memory and Trauma on the Eastern Corridor”.

• 11th September, 2018: MAKAIAS, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science and B-Watch organized the one-day National Seminar on “Celebration of 125th Birth Anniversary of Prof P. C. Mahalanbis”.

• 09th September, 2018: MAKAIAS & Department of Political Science, Kazi Nazrul University organized the one-day National Seminar on ”Nationalism, Ethnicity, Religion and Security in South Asia”.

• 06th July, 2018: A National Seminar on “Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee’s Educational Philosophy & His Vision on South East Asia and India” was organized by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies in collaboration with Indian Council of Historical Research and District Administration, Cachar, Silchar to commemorate 117th Birth Anniversary of Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee on 06th July, 2018 at Banga Bhavan, Silchar.... Click here

• 24TH-25TH APRIL, 2018: MAKAIAS & Karimpur College organized the two-day National Seminar on " Women, Society and Politics: A Study on India and Bangladesh”.

• National Seminar was organised by MAKAIAS in collaboration with Department of English, Assam University, Diphu Campus during 18th-19th April, 2018 titled “Civilizational and Cultural tradition of North-east India: Exploring the Links”. Click Here>>>

• Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies & Department of History, Manipur University organize A Three-Day National Seminar on “North East India And Myanmar: Revisiting Cultural And Civilisational Connections” During 21st -23rd March 2018. Click here>>>

• February 02–03, 2018 : MAKAIAS in collaboration with Visva Bharati University organized a 2-day National Seminar on Understanding Popular Culture : 20th Century India.

• November 11, 2017 : MAKAIAS in collaboration with Kanchrapara College organized a 2-day National Seminar on India as an Emerging Global Power : Myths and Reality

• November 08-10, 2017: MAKAIAS in collaboration with Kalyani University organized a 3-day National Seminar on Indo-Bangladesh Relations in the 21st Century.

• Two-day National Seminar to commemorate 200 Years of Indian Vernacular Journalism & Mass Communication: Bicentennial Celebration of ‘Bangal Gazetti’, The First Vernacular News Paper In India to be held during 27-28 October, 2017 at the Azad Bhavan, IB Block, Plot No. 166 Sector III, Salt Lake. Kolkata, West Bengal 7000106 joint organized by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies and kolkata society for Asian studies.

• September 21, 2017: Seminar was organized at Azad Bhavan on Shri. PriyankarPaliwal from CGCRI, Senior Official Language Official, and Shri. Rajesh Kumar Singh Roshan, CGCRI, Administrative Officer deliberated in the Seminar, chaired by Professor Vinay Kumar Srivastava, Director, MAKAIAS.

• Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkata In collaboration with Department of Geopolitics and International Relations, Manipal University Organised by A National Seminar “China’s OBOR Strategy and Global Responses” On 28 August 2017