EDUCATION

He had a distinguished student career in which he was always either 1st or 2nd. That included:

  • Matriculation in the state of Odisha in 1946 as a student of MKC High School, Baripada

  • I.A., Utkal University in 1948 as a student of Ravenshaw College, Cuttack

  • BA (Honours) in Anthropology from Calcutta University in 1950

  • MA in Anthropology from Calcutta University in 1952

  • PhD from Hamburg University in the field of “Cultural Anthropology, Sociology and Comparative Education” in 1960 with Magna-cum-Laude (Title of dissertation: A Hill Bhuiyan Village and its Region: A Socio-Economic Empirical Study)

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