SOCIO-ECONOMIC PROBLEMS OF NORTH-EAST REGION AND ROLE OF HIGHER EDUCATION

Authors

  • Dr. Nitul Gogoi Assistant Professor, Department of Education, Sankaradeva Mahavidyalaya, P.O-Pathalipahar, Lakhimpur, Assam -784163

Keywords:

Higher Education, Poverty and Unemployment, Socio-Economic problems, North-East India

Abstract

Higher education plays a crucial role in national development and socio-economic transformation of the society. It is the quality higher education that decides the quality resources of the country. Higher education would help people of north east to form a larger picture of the issues and help them overcome their regional or cultural insecurities. The problems of poverty and unemployment cannot be solved unless we create job opportunities for employment. The present study is aimed at analysis and highlights the role of higher education in eradicating socio-economic problems of North East India.

References

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II. Menon, S. (2007), New Industrial Policy for North East India, India’s Northeast Economy: Problems and Prospects, Icfai University Press, Hyderabad

III. Pillai, P.A (2007), Economic Development Interventions in North East: A Mirage India’s Northeast Economy: Problems and Prospects, Icfai University Press, Hyderabad

IV. Vanlalchhawna (2006), Higher Education in North East India, Mittal Publications, New Delhi

Additional Files

Published

15-07-2017

How to Cite

Dr. Nitul Gogoi. (2017). SOCIO-ECONOMIC PROBLEMS OF NORTH-EAST REGION AND ROLE OF HIGHER EDUCATION. International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 3(7). Retrieved from https://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/1237