Bijoy Das

Areas of Interest & Expertise

System Strengthening , Teacher Professional Development, Curricular Material Development, Social Change through Community, Youth Mobilisation, Networking of like-minded Organisation/​People


Bijoy leads the work in North Eastern States,Jammu & Kashmir and is responsible for anchoring work in other non-intervention states as part of School of Continuing Education and University Resource Centre(SCE_URC).

Bijoy, joined Azim Premji Foundation in 2006 from Indian Institute of Rural Management (IIRM), Jaipur where he did his PGDRM in Rural Development and Rural Marketing. In the last 15 years with the organization he has worked extensively across different positions in different states of India striving to improve the delivery of public education system.

He initiated his work with foundation as part of Research function, where he contributed to inhouse programmatic researches. He later worked as a core team who initiated programmatic operations in Sirohi district, Rajasthan. He program managed the Academic Co-development process in the foundation with a focus on developing technical and curricular repositories for the foundation and later lead the District Institute operations in Udham Singh Nagar and Nainital in Uttarakhand. Over the years he has anchored educational leadership , curricular material development, system reform initiatives of the foundation in different states.