PEARL ACADEMY

In Pursuit of Creativity and Excellence

• Pearl Academy is a co-educational Junior College, established in 2010 with prior permission of the Government of Assam (Vide order No. PC/PR/10/2009/49-A dated 02-09-2009).  It is also permitted by the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (Vide order no. AHSEC/RPR/RRC/57/06/1735).

• It is promoted by Dr. KabitaGoswami Memorial Trust, which is set up to commemorate Late Professor (Dr.) KabitaGoswami MSc, PhD, PGPT. She was a dedicated teacher and a strong advocate of quality education.

• Late Professor (Dr.) KabitaGoswami was awarded gold medal by the Guwahati University for securing the first position in first class in the M.Sc. Examination in Geology in 1974. After her Master’s, she obtained a post-graduate diploma in petroleum technology from Dibrugarh University. Then she had a PhD in Petroleum Geochemistry. She won a Commonwealth Research Fellowship through a national level competition, and worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at the Petroleum Geochemistry Division of the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, England during 1994-1996. She was the Professor and Head of the Department of Applied Geology, Dibrugarh University during 1997-2000. She was known for her research in the field of petroleum geology and had several outstanding research publications to her credit. She presented some of her research findings at international conferences held in Russia, Sri Lanka and Pakistan. She expired on the 6th of March 2000 at the age of 47.