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Assist Prof Dr. Saikat Biswas, Agronomy, Best Researcher Award

Assistant Professor at Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute, India


Dr. Saikat Biswas is a distinguished researcher and academic professional specializing in agronomy. Holding a Ph.D. in Agronomy from Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya (BCKV), Mohanpur, he has achieved outstanding academic milestones, including a B.Sc. (Ag.) and M.Sc. (Ag.) with commendable achievements.

Dr. Biswas’s research portfolio reflects a diverse background, with significant contributions to integrated nutrient management, crop performance, and sustainable agricultural practices. His studies have delved into crucial aspects such as the impact of nutrient management on oat, the quality of potatoes, and the biochemical activities in seeds.

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👩‍🎓Education & Qualification:

B.Sc. (Ag.) Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya (BCKV), Mohanpur, Agriculture

  • OGPA: 8.59; Percentage: 85.90%
  • Year: 2015

M.Sc. (Ag.) BCKV, Agronomy

  • OGPA: 9.41; Percentage: 94.10%
  • Secured first position and awarded with university gold medal
  • Year: 2017

Ph.D. BCKV, Mohanpur, Agronomy

  • OGPA: 9.39; Percentage: 93.90%
  • Year: 2022


Dr. Saikat Biswas brings a diverse and enriching background to his academic and research endeavors. His professional journey includes serving as a Senior Research Fellow (SRF) on a project funded by AB Mauri Pvt. Ltd., where he contributed his expertise and insights to a specific research initiative. Following this, Dr. Biswas assumed the role of Assistant Professor in Agronomy at Lovely Professional University in Phagwara, Punjab, India, from 28 August 2021 to 30 April 2022. During this period, he actively engaged in teaching and scholarly activities, making significant contributions to the academic community.

Continuing his commitment to agricultural education and research, Dr. Biswas currently holds the position of Assistant Professor in Agronomy at the Faculty of Agriculture, Rural and Tribal Development, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute in Morabadi, Ranchi, Jharkhand-834008, starting from 5 May 2022. In this capacity, he plays a vital role in shaping the academic landscape and fostering research initiatives within the realm of agriculture.

Dr. Biswas’s multifaceted experience, from research projects to academic roles, showcases his dedication to advancing knowledge and contributing to the agricultural and educational domains. His ongoing role as an Assistant Professor underscores his commitment to nurturing the next generation of professionals in the field of agronomy.

Academic Activities:

Dr. Saikat Biswas has actively engaged in a spectrum of academic activities, demonstrating a comprehensive commitment to both theoretical and practical aspects of agricultural research and education. His M.Sc. thesis delved into the intricacies of the “Effect of Nutrient Management on Food-forage Intercropping System of Oat and Lathyrus,” showcasing his expertise in optimizing agricultural practices for enhanced yields and sustainability.

In his Ph.D. thesis, Dr. Biswas focused on the “Response of Rabi Maize (Zea mays L.) to Irrigation and Fertilizer Levels in Gangetic Plains of West Bengal and its Simulation through CERES-Maize model.” This research reflects his dedication to understanding the nuanced interactions between environmental factors and crop responses, utilizing advanced simulation models to enhance predictive capabilities.

Participating in the Rural Agricultural Work Experience (RAWE) in 2015, conducted by Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Dr. Biswas gained valuable hands-on experience, contributing to his practical insights into agricultural practices. His involvement in the National Service Scheme (NSS) activities at the same institution during his B.Sc. (Ag) program underscores his commitment to community service and social responsibility.

Furthermore, Dr. Biswas’s participation in the DST-INSPIRE INTERNSHIP SCIENCE CAMP in 2010, sponsored by the Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India at the University of Kalyani, reflects his early exposure to interdisciplinary scientific exploration, contributing to his well-rounded academic background. These academic activities collectively showcase Dr. Saikat Biswas’s dedication to continuous learning, research excellence, and the holistic development of his scientific acumen.

Dr. Saikat Biswas – Awards

Dr. Saikat Biswas has been honored with several prestigious awards, recognizing his outstanding achievements and contributions:

University Gold Medal and Merit Certificate: Recognized by Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya for achieving the highest OGPA in M.Sc. (Ag.) in Agronomy in 2017.

Smt. Kiranmayee Devi Memorial Gold Medal: Honored by Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya for securing departmental first class and first position in M.Sc. (Ag.) in Agronomy in 2017.

INSC Young Achiever Award, 2022: Acknowledged with the INSC Young Achiever Award in 2022, reflecting his continued excellence and impact in his field.

Medha Samman 2009: Acknowledged by Kanchrapara Municipality for success in the Secondary Examination in 2009.

Medha Samman 2011: Honored by Kanchrapara Municipality for success in the Higher Secondary Examination in 2011.

Smarak Samman: Conferred by Kanchrapara Harnett High School for success in the Higher Secondary Examination in 2011.

Best Article Award: Received multiple times for outstanding contributions, highlighting Dr. Biswas’s significant impact in the academic and research community.

These awards collectively underscore Dr. Saikat Biswas’s exceptional academic achievements, recognition by esteemed institutions, and his valuable contributions to the field, showcasing a remarkable career marked by excellence.

Research Interests:

Dr. Saikat Biswas’s research interests encompass a broad spectrum of topics within the field of agronomy and agriculture. His areas of focus include:

Crop Management (Agronomy): Exploring efficient and sustainable practices for the cultivation and management of various crops.

Nutrient and Water Managements: Investigating optimal strategies for the effective utilization of nutrients and water in the cultivation of cereal, pulse, tuber, oilseeds, and fodder crops.

Crop Simulation Models and Future Yield Prediction: Utilizing advanced modeling techniques to simulate crop growth and predict future yields, contributing to precision agriculture.

Sustainable Organic Farming, Natural Farming, Conservation Agriculture, and IFS: Studying sustainable farming practices, including organic and natural farming, conservation agriculture, and Integrated Farming Systems (IFS).

Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition: Researching soil fertility and plant nutrition to enhance understanding and improve agricultural productivity.

Soil, Water, and Plant Relationship: Investigating the intricate relationships between soil, water, and plants to optimize cultivation practices.

Climate Change and Agriculture: Assessing the impact of climate change on agricultural systems and developing adaptive strategies.

Weed Management: Developing effective methods for weed management to mitigate their impact on crop yield.

Seed Priming, Seed Quality Under Storage, and Packaging Materials: Studying seed priming techniques, ensuring seed quality during storage, and evaluating various packaging materials for seeds.

Soil and Water Conservation: Contributing to the understanding and implementation of soil and water conservation practices for sustainable agriculture.

Dr. Saikat Biswas’s diverse research interests reflect a comprehensive approach to addressing key challenges and advancing knowledge in agronomy, with a focus on sustainability, resource efficiency, and climate resilience in agriculture.

Publication Top Noted:

Dr. Saikat Biswas has contributed to research in various areas related to integrated nutrient management and crop performance. Here are some of his publications:

Title: “Role of integrated nutrient management on oat: A review

  • Authors: S Biswas, R Das
  • Journal: International Journal of Environment and Climate Change
  • Volume/Issue: 12(5)
  • Pages: 66-79
  • Year: 2022
  • Citation Count: 4

Title: “Effect of integrated nutrient management (INM) on nutrient uptake, yield and quality of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.)

  • Authors: S Biswas, D Dutta
  • Journal: International Journal of Chemical Studies
  • Volume/Issue: 8(1)
  • Pages: 436-442
  • Year: 2020
  • Citation Count: 4

Title: “Changes in biochemical and enzymatic activities with ageing in seeds of different sizes of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) under invigoration treatments

  • Authors: R Das, S Biswas
  • Journal: Plant Physiology Reports
  • Pages: 1-15
  • Year: 2022
  • Citation Count: 2

Title: “System of Wheat Intensification (SWI)

  • Authors: S Biswas, R Das
  • Journal: Agriculture and Food: E–Newsletter
  • Volume/Issue: 3(5)
  • Pages: 175-178
  • Year: 2021
  • Citation Count: 2

Title: “Impact of integrated nutrient management on performance of oat-grasspea cropping systems, competition indices and residual soil fertility

  • Authors: S Biswas, K Jana, RK Agrawal, A Puste
  • Journal: International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry
  • Volume/Issue: 21(24)
  • Pages: 358-371
  • Year: 2020
  • Citation Count: 2



Saikat Biswas | Agronomy | Best Researcher Award

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