Research(1994-2011)

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Research Activities

The Institute undertakes research and studies either on its own or on sponsored basis and provides consultancy in the field of growth and development of micro, small and medium enterprises across North East India and beyond. The Institute also acts as a catalyst and a resource centre for providing various inputs on policy formulation for promoting entrepreneurship and development of micro, small, medium enterprises to the Central and State governments. Another major focus area is evaluation of various Central and State government organisations and schemes. Action Research is also undertaken on development of MSMEs.

 

RESEARCH STUDIES  
Sl No Title of Research / Studies Project In Charge Year of Completion
01 A study on Entrepreneurship Development Efforts and Needs Assessment for Entrepreneurial Growth in North East Dr. S. B. Baruah 2005
02 Preparation of Action for Agricultural Development of Selected Char Area of Barpeta & Nalbari Districts ( Baghbor, Chenga & Barkhetri) Dr. S. B. Baruah 2005
03 Evaluation of STEP Projects being implemented by ARTFED for Handloom Weavers Dr. S. B. Baruah 2005
04 Profiles of 100 successful entrepreneurs from North East Dr. S. B. Baruah 2005
05 Evaluation cum Impact Study of North East Police Academy, sponsored by the North Eastern Council, Shillong Dr. S. B. Baruah 2004
06 A study on the status of Small Scale Industries in the North Eastern States of India, sponsored by the Ministry of Small Scale Industries,Govt. of India Dr. S. B. Baruah 2004
07 Study on Evaluation of NEIP'97, sponsored by the Ministry of Small Scale Industries,Govt. of India Dr. S. B. Baruah 2004
08 A study of development of Bee-Keeping clusters at Nalbari and Jorhat district of Assam, sponsored by Khadi and Village industries Commission Mr. G.K. Dutta 2004
09 Youth Employment Strategy and Capacity Development in the North eastern Region Dr. S. B. Baruah 2003
10 Impact Cum Evaluation Study: Functioning and working of North Eastern Council since Mr. M.K. Dutta 2003
11 Feasibility study of promoting horticultural produces of Kamrup District of Assam Mr. Gautam Dutta 2003
12 Evaluation cum Impact study of "Chief Minister's Self Employment Scheme" in Sikkim Dr. Sriparna B. Baruah 2003
13 District Potential Survey of Rural Non Farm Sector, Sibsagar District, Assam, sponsored by NABARD Dr. S. B. Baruah 2003
14 A Detail Project Proposal of Marketing and Preservation of Horticultural Produce of Kahibama & Adjoining Villages of Kamrup district of Assam, sponsored by Small Farmers’ Agri-Business Consortium, New Delhi G. K. Dutta 2003
15 Promotion of Industries in the North Eastern Region Dr. Sriparna B. Baruah 2002
16 Evaluation cum Impact Study of NEC Funded ongoing Scheme : Promotion of Industries in NER, sponsored by NEC, Shillong Dr. S. B. Baruah 2002
17 Evaluation cum Impact Study : Functioning and Working of North Eastern Council since Inception, sponsored by NEC, Shillong M. K. Dutta 2002
18 Diagnostic Studies and Preparation of Action Plans for Terracotta industry in Dhubri district and for Sitalpati Industry in Karimganj district of Assam, sponsored by Directorate of Industries, Govt. of Assam M. K. Dutta 2001
19 Concurrent Evaluation of NBCFD Mr. Gautam Dutta 2001
20 Feasibility Study Cum Preparation of Action Plan for Economic Development of Smit-Nongkrem and Ri-War areas of Meghalaya, through Self Employment, sponsored by Small Farmers’ Agri-Business Consortium, New Delhi W. R. Singh 2001
21 PMRY Evaluation (2nd Edition) Dr. Sriparna B. Baruah 2001
22 Prospects of Border Trade Mr. G. K. Dutta 2001
23 Women entrepreneurship in N.E Dr. Miss P. Sinha 2001
24 A Critical Study of the Factors in the Emergence of Women Entrepreneurship in the North East, sponsored by NEDB, Ministry of SSI&ARI Dr. P. Sinha 2001
25 Industrial Potential Study of North Tripura district, sponsored by SIDBI W. R. Singh 2000
26 100 Successful entrepreneurs Dr. Sriparna B. Baruah 2000
27 Study of the Performance of Small Enterprises in Greater Guwahati Area Dr S. K Saikia 1999
28 Preparation of Action Plans on Development of Cane and Bamboo Cluster in Cachar district of Assam, Bee Keeping cluster in Cherrapunjee in Meghalaya, Handmade Paper Industry Cluster in Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh, sponsored by Khadi & Village Industries Commission Dr S. K Saikia and G. K. Dutta 1999
29 Prospect of Cement Industry in the North East, sponsored by NEDFi, Guwahati G. K. Dutta 1999
30 Study of Effectiveness of EDPs in North East, sponsored by North Eastern Council, Shillong G. K. Dutta 1998
31 Concurrent evaluation of PMRY in Assam and Tripura, sponsored by Office of the Development Commissioner, Ministry Small Scale Industries Dr P. Sinha 1997
32 Identification of Viable Projects on Food Processing Industries with Special Reference to North Eastern Region Dr S. K Saikia 1997