Dr. Akoijam Ranjita Devi

Akoijam Ranjita Devi
Dr. Akoijam Ranjita Devi

Assistant Professor
Area: Horticulture
Affiliation: Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, SRM Institute of Science and Technology
E-mail: akoijamd@srmist.edu.in


Ph.D Horticulture  Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur, 2019
M.Sc. Horticulture  Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidayalaya, Mohanpur, West Bengal, 2016
B.Sc. Agriiculture Central Agricultural University, Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh, 2014

Other Details:


  • HORT 8402 Breeding of Horticultural crosp (2+1)
  • HORT 8404 Production Technology of Plantation crops (1+1)

Research Interests

  • Production technology
  • Breeding
  • Biochemical analysis
  • Pharmacology

Selected Publications

  • Akoijam Ranjita Devi and Sharangi, A.B., 2019. Morphological Character and Seed Yield Potential of Coriander Genotypes under Gangetic Alluvial Region of West Bengal. Int. J. Curr. Microbiol. App. Sci, 8(4), pp.775-782. (NAAS 5.38)
  • Akoijam Ranjita Devi and Sharangi AB., 2019. Quality of coriander (Coriandrum sativum L.) genotypes grown under Gangetic Alluvial region of West Bengal. International Journal of Chemical Studies. 7(2): 1469-1473. (NAAS 5.31)
  • Akoijam Ranjita Devi, Sharangi AB and Mary C Haokip. 2019. Genetic variability studies of coriander (Coriandrum sativum L.) genotypes. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry. 8(4): 419-421. (NAAS 5.21)
  • Akoijam Ranjita Devi and N Mini Raj. 2019. Evaluation of Kaempferia galanga L. morphotypes and its chemical markers. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry.8(5): 1554-1558. (NAAS 5.21)
  • Haokip, C.M., Sharangi, A.B., Debbarma, K., Devi, A. R., and Karthik, C.S., 2016. Role of plant growth regulators on the growth and yield of coriander (Coriandrum sativum L.). Journal of Crop and Weed12(3):.33-35. (NAAS 5.28)
  • Devi, A. R., Kariyil, B. J., Miniraj, N., Akhil, G. H., and Dhanush, K.B. 2020. Immunomodulatory effect of Kaempferia parviflora against cyclophosphamide induced immunosuppression in Swiss albino mice. Pharmacognosy Magazine.*(Accepted for publication in Jan-March issue, 2020 (IMPACT FACTOR-1.26)

Conferences/Seminars/Workshops Attended

  • Symposium on Spices and Aromatic Crops (SYMSAC-IX), SASARD, Nagaland University, 15th – 17th March, 2018.
  • IIST National Seminar 2019, ICAR, Imphal, Indian Society of Seed Technology, 3rd to 5th February, 2019.
  • XVIII Annual Conference of Indian Society of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology and National Symposium on “One health, Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology Appoaches” 2018, Indian Society of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology. 5-7th December, 2018.
  • International Conference on Agriculture, Food Science, Natural Resource Management and Environmental Dynamics:  The Technology, People and Sustainable Development, West Bengal, Krishi Sanskriti, 13-14th August, 2016.
  • International Symposium on Eco-efficiency in Agriculture and Allied research. FACC (Lake Hall), BCKV, Kalyani, Crop and Weed Science Society (CWSS),Bidhan Chandra KrishiViswavidyalaya (BCKV), 20-23rd January, 2017.
  • International Sympoisium on Next Generation Approaches for Sustainable Development of Hill and Upland Horticulture, Department of Horticulture, Sikkim, 5-7th November, 2015.
  • International Symposium on Horticulture: Priorities & Emerging Trends, IIHR, Bangalore, 5 -8th September, 2017.
  • 30th Kerala Science Congress, Govt. Brennen College, Thalassery, 28- 30th January, 2018.
  • National level training programme on cocoa 28- 30 January, Central Training Institute, KAU, Thrissur
  • State level Seminar on Spices for Urban Horticulture, Department of Plantation crops & Spices, COH, KAU, Vellanikkara, Thrissur
  • XXVII Annual Group Meeting of All India Co-ordinated Research Project on Floriculture. AICRP on Floriculture,4-6th Oct, 2019, Kerala Agricultural University, Vellanikkara, Thrissur.

Achievements and Awards 

  • Qualified National Eligibility Test conducted by Agricultural Scientist Recruitment Board held on December 2018 in the Discipline of Spices, Plantation, Medicinal and Aromatic crops.
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)Non-SRF (Senior Research Fellowship) in Horticulture securing 3rdin overall rank and 1st in OBC category for pursuing Ph.D. program in Kerala Agricultural University, Kerala through AIEEA-PG/PhD-2016.
  • Received best poster award (2ndplace) in the national seminar on Strengthening of Seed System in North Eastern and Unreached regions: Problems, Prospects and Policies organized by Indian Society of Seed Technology at ICAR-RC for NEH
  • Received best poster award (3rd place) in the national seminar on Strengthening of Seed System in North Eastern and Unreached regions: Problems, Prospects and Policies organized by Indian Society of Seed Technology at ICAR-RC for NEH