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Staff Id : 08582
Name :Dr. B. MANICKAVASAGAM
Designation :ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Department :SOCIOLOGY
Qualification :M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,MSW.,
Specialization :SOCIOLOGY OF ENVIRONMENT
Date of Birth :02-05-1974
Date of Joining :23-12-2002
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
4, New Pandit Quarters
Annamalai Nagar - 608 002.
9443435171drmanickam_au@yahoo.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 151
Ph.D. 26


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 101447214
Conducted --4-1


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed ---
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
18 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
20 32 4 5 119

List of Publications - National
B.Manickavasagam, "Role of Media and Culture in India : An Overview ( Co-authored ).", Studies in Indian Place Names ( Indexed,Peer Reviewed and UGC- CARE Listed Journal ) ISSN:2394-3114, Impact Factor: 6.30, Volume 40, Number 50, Mar 2020, pp. 438-444. March 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Strategies for Improving the Mental Health of Undergraduates: A Sociological Analysis ( Co-authored ).", Studies in Indian Place Names ( Indexed,Peer Reviewed and UGC- CARE Listed Journal ) ISSN:2394-3114, Impact Factor: 6.30, Volume 40, Number 50, Mar 2020, pp. 432-437. March 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Healthcare Determinants of Tribals.", Journal of Interdisciplinary Cycle Research,( UGC-CARE Approved Group II Journal ) ISSN : 0022-1945, Impact Factor- 6.2, Volume XII, Number 2, Feb 2020, pp. 8-13. February 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Problems Faced by the Fishermen Community of Tuticorin District,Tamilnadu ( Co-authored ).", Journal of Interdisciplinary Cycle Research,( UGC-CARE Approved Group II Journal ) ISSN : 0022-1945, Impact Factor- 6.2, Volume XII, Number 2, Feb 2020, pp. 14-21. February 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Issues and Challenges of College Students in Thiruvananthapuram City,Kerala ( Co-Authored ).", Journal of Gujarat Research Society (UGC-CARE Listed Group D Journal) ISSN: 0374-8588 , Impact Factor 4.3, Volume Vol.21, Number 16, Dec 2019, pp. 28-33. December 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "The Measurements of Higher Education in Tamilnadu. (Co-Authored ).", Journal of Gujarat Research Society (UGC-CARE Listed Group D Journal) ISSN: 0374-8588 , Impact Factor 4.3, Volume 21, Number 16, Dec 2019, pp. 69-75. December 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Breast Feeding Practices Among Rural Women: A Sociological Study-(Co-authored).", Journal of Annamalai University, Humanities ISSN:0517-872X, Volume 50, Number 1, Sep 2016, pp. 187-194. September 2016.
B.Manickavasagam, "Right Exercise and Right Violation among Women - (Co-authored).", Journal of Research Extension and Development -ISSN:2319-1899, Volume 3, Number 11, Jul 2015, pp. 33-34. July 2015.
B.Manickavasagam, "Health Status of Kani Tribes in Tamilnadu: An Overview” (Co-authored).", Journal of Research Extension and Development -ISSN:2319-1899, Volume 3, Number 12, Aug 2015, pp. 39-41. August 2015.
B.Manickavasagam, "Utilization of MGNREGS And Enabling Rural Women Empowerment in Cuddalore District” (Co-authored) .", Journal of Annamalai University, Humanities ISSN:0517-872X, Volume 49, Number 1, Dec 2014, pp. 189-199. 2014.
B.Manickavasagam, "The Attitude of Students Towards Internet” (Co-authored).", Journal of Annamalai University, Humanities ISSN:0517-872X, Volume XLVIII, Number 1, Dec 2012, pp. 133-138. 2012.
B.Manickavasagam, "Working Children in Industries in Kanyakumari District” (Co-authored) .", Journal of Annamalai University, Humanities ISSN:0517-872X, Volume 47, Number 1, Dec 2011, pp. 515-538. 2011.
B.Manickavasagam, "A Study on Social Dimension and Awareness of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) and Commercial Social Workers -(Co-authored) .", Journal of Annamalai University,Humanities,(ISSN:0517-872X), Volume XLV, Number 1, Dec 2008, pp. 441-420. 2008.
B.Manickavasagam, "Problems of Urban Unemployed Youth: A Sociological Analysis" (Co-authored).", Journal of Annamalai University,Humanities, .(ISSN:0517-872X), Volume XLV, Number 1, Dec 2008, pp. 421-432. 2008.
B.Manickavasagam, "Caste and Water Management: A Sociological Analysis -(Co-authored) .", Annamalai University Journal, Part A Humanities (ISSN:0517-872X), Volume 44, Number 1, Dec 2007, pp. 158-164. 2007.
B.Manickavasagam, "“Child Labour: Issues and Trends” .", Journal of Annamalai University, Part –A, Humanities, .(ISSN:0517-872X), Volume XLIII,, Number 1, Dec 2006, pp. 112-117. 2006.
B.Manickavasagam, "“Stress Among Industrial Workers: A Socio Psychological Analysis” (Co-authored) .", Journal “SCOPE”, Volume II, Number 1, Dec 2006, pp. 23-29. 2006.
B.Manickavasagam, "“Gender Issues in HIV/AIDS” (Co-authored) .", Journal of Women’s Link, Social Action Trust, New Delhi,, Volume II, Number 1, Mar 2005, pp. 32-38. Jan – March 2005.
B.Manickavasagam, "Education and Water Management.", Annamalai University Journal, part – A, Humanities, Platinum Jubilee Special Issue, Volume XLII, Number 1, Dec 2004, pp. 0-0. 2004.
B.Manickavasagam, "Status of Rural Women: A Sociological Study, S.T.Hindu College, Nagercoil,.", Voice of the Hindecon, Volume XIII, Number 1, Dec 2004, pp. 20-23. 2004.
List of Publications - International
B.Manickavasagam, "" Psychological Problems of Orphan Children in Coimbatore District,Tamilnadu".", Journal of Social Sciences (SCOPUS Indexed Journal), E-ISSN : 0975-8935 , P-ISSN : 0253-1097,Cosmos Impact Factor : 5.252, Volume 48, Number 4, Oct 2020, pp. 1353-1360. October 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, ""Development of Women Domestic Workers Through Legal Protection".", Modern Thamizh Journal,(A Quarterly International Multilateral Thamizh Journal-UGC CARE Listed Group A Journal ) ISSN : 2321-984X, Volume Special Issue, Number Special Issue, Aug 2020, pp. 9-14. August 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Challenges of Health and Environment in India.", Gedrag & Organisatie Review,(UGC-CARE Listed Peer Reviewed and Scholarly Open Access Journal ),ISSN:0921-5077, Volume 33, Number 02, Apr 2020, pp. 942-948. April - June 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Use of Social Networking Sites Among College Level Students of Tamilnadu .", ADALYA Journal ( An UGC-CARE Approved Group-A International Journal ) ISSN:1301-2746, Volume 9, Number 1, Jan 2020, pp. 512-521. January 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Cyber Crimes Against Female Undergraduate Students of Thiruvananthapuram City,Kerala ( Co-authored ).", Our Heritage Journal (UGC-CARE Approved International Indexed and Referred Journal ) ISSN:0474-9030, Impact Factor:6.6, Volume 68, Number 1, Jan 2020, pp. 2604-2612. January 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Gender Equality:Women Empowerment in India ( Co-authored ).", Our Heritage Journal (UGC-CARE Approved International Indexed and Referred Journal ) ISSN:0474-9030, Impact Factor:6.6, Volume 68, Number 1, Jan 2020, pp. 2631-2638. January 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Problems of Women in Modern Indian Society ( Co-authored ).", Journal of Science,Technology and Development ( UGC-CARE Listed Group II Journal ) ISSN:0950-0707,Impact Factor 6.1 , Volume IX, Number III, Mar 2020, pp. 514-520. March 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "The Socio-Economic Conditions of Fishermen Community ( Co-authored ).", International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology, ( SCOPUS Indexed Journal ) ISSN:2005-4238, E-ISSN:2207-6360, Volume 29, Number 8s, Apr 2020, pp. 933-940. April 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Women Education : A Strong Nation ( Co-authored ).", International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology, ( SCOPUS Indexed Journal ) ISSN:2005-4238, E-ISSN:2207-6360, Volume 29, Number 12s, May 2020, pp. 416-420. May 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Issues and Challenges of Migrant Labourers in India.", Journal of Xi'an University of Architecture & Technology,(SCOPUS Indexed UGC-CARE Group II Journal ) ISSN :1006-7930 ,Impact Factor : 3.7, Volume XII, Number V, May 2020, pp. 1597-1605. May 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Sanitation and Health ; An Overview.", PAIDEUMA Journal of Research ( UGC-CARE Listed Group A Journal ), Volume XIII, Number VI, Jun 2020, pp. 4-16. June 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Marginalization of Transgender .", Journal of Science,Technology and Development ( UGC-CARE Listed Group II Journal ) ISSN:0950-0707,Impact Factor 6.1 , Volume IX, Number III, Mar 2020, pp. 151-157. March 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Domestic Violence Against Dalit Women (Co-authored ).", Journal of Science,Technology and Development ( UGC-CARE Listed Group II Journal ) ISSN:0950-0707,Impact Factor 6.1 , Volume IX, Number III, Mar 2020, pp. 158-169. March 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "Breaking The Gender Inequality Among Undergraduates-A Sociological Study (Co-authored ).", Journal of Science,Technology and Development ( UGC-CARE Listed Group II Journal ) ISSN:0950-0707,Impact Factor 6.1 , Volume IX, Number III, Mar 2020, pp. 417-425. March 2020.
B.Manickavasagam, "A Study on Health Status of Old Age Persons at MNTN Oldage HOme in Cuddalore District,Tamilnadu..", Journal of Xi'an University of Architecture & Technology,( SCOPUS Indexed UGC-CARE Group II Journal )ISSN :1006-7930 ,Impact Factor : 3.7, Volume XI, Number XII, Dec 2019, pp. 1686-1698. December 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Work Life Balance Among Working Women in Professional and Non-Professional (Co-authored).", International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews,ISSN:2349-5138, Impact Factor : 5.75,Cosmos Impact Factor:4.236, Volume 6, Number 1, Jan 2019, pp. 888-891. January-March 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Curbing Violence Against Women and Girls (Co-authored ).", International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews,ISSN:2349-5138, Impact Factor : 5.75,Cosmos Impact Factor:4.236, Volume 6, Number 1, Jan 2019, pp. 892-897. January-March 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Creating Eco-Friendly College Campuses in Thiruvananthapuram City,Kerala (Co-authored ).", International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews,ISSN:2349-5138, Impact Factor : 5.75,Cosmos Impact Factor:4.236, Volume 6, Number 1, Jan 2019, pp. 898-901. January-March 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Family and Work Balance Related Issues Among Working Women (Co-authored ).", Pramana Research Journal (Multi-Disciplinary Peer Reviewed UGC Approved Journal ) ISSN:2249-2976 ,Impact Factor :6.2, Volume 9, Number 5, May 2019, pp. 888-898. May 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Socio-Psychological Problems of Adolescents Among Higher Secondary Level Students of Thiruvananthapuram City,Kerala (Co-authored ).", Pramana Research Journal (Multi-Disciplinary Peer Reviewed UGC Approved Journal ) ISSN:2249-2976 ,Impact Factor :6.2, Volume 9, Number 5, May 2019, pp. 899-905. May 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Rights and Constitutional Protection of Women Workers (Co-authored).", Think India ( UGC CARE Approved International Journal Indexed and Referred Quarterly Journal ),ISSN:0971-1260,Impact Factor :6.2, Volume 22, Number 3, Jul 2019, pp. 1862-1869. July-September 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Social Media and Undergraduate Students:Issues and Tackling Strategies ( Co-authored ).", Think India ( UGC CARE Approved International Journal Indexed and Referred Quarterly Journal ),ISSN:0971-1260,Impact Factor :6.2, Volume 22, Number 3, Jul 2019, pp. 1911-1917. July-September 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Impact of Social Media Usage on Work Life Balance of Women (Co-authored).", History Research Journal (UGC-CARE Listed International Indexed and Referred Journal )ISSN:0976-5425,Impact Factor:5.2, Volume 5, Number 6, Nov 2019, pp. 509-518. November-December 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Work Life Balance of Women Employees in Information Technology Sector at Chennai (Co-authored ).", ADALYA Journal ( An UGC-CARE Approved Group-A International Journal ) ISSN:1301-2746, Volume 8, Number 12, Dec 2019, pp. 520-533. December 2019.
B.Manickavasagam, "Mental Health of Teacher .", AJANTA ( An International Multi-Disciplinary Quarterly Research Journal - Peer Reviewed Referred and UGC Listed Journal ) ISSN:2277-5730, Volume VII, Number II Part-I, Apr 2018, pp. 21-26. April-June 2018.
B.Manickavasagam, "Tailoring and Women Empowerment (Co-authored ).", International Journal of Advanced Scientific Research and Development , ISSN :2394-8906,Impact Factor :3.151, Volume 5, Number 7, Jul 2018, pp. 36-41. July 2018.
B.Manickavasagam, "Challenges Faced by the Street Vendors.", International Journal of Research in Social Sciences, ISSN:2249-2496, Impact Factor:7.081, Volume 8, Number 11, Nov 2018, pp. 801-804. November 2018.
B.Manickavasagam, "Living Conditions of Fishermen Community in Thoothukudi District ,(Co-authored ).", International Journal of Research and Development,ISSN:2321-3434, Volume 5, Number 2, Jul 2017, pp. 80-85. July-August 2017.
B.Manickavasagam, "Women Police Personnel in Tamilnadu.", Third Concept (An International Journal of Ideas) (ISSN:0970-7247), Volume 30, Number 354, Aug 2016, pp. 36-43. August 2016.
B.Manickavasagam, "Socio-Economic Conditions of Fisherman Community in Tamilnadu ( Co-authored ).", International Journal of Research and Development,ISSN:2321-3434, Volume 3, Number 5, Jan 2016, pp. 7-9. January-February.
B.Manickavasagam, "Equality of Rights for Transgender Community.", International Journal for Research and Development (ISSN:2321-3434), Volume 3, Number 1, Jun 2015, pp. 35-36. May-June 2015.
B.Manickavasagam, "Impact of ICT on Education” (Co-authored) .", Third Concept (An International Journal of Ideas) (ISSN:0970-7247), Volume 27, Number 22, Dec 2013, pp. 52-55. December 2013.
List of Conferences - National
B.Manickavasagam, Educational Research and Cloud Computing ( Co-authored ), Monograph of the National Seminar on Education on Online Resources and online Scams,ISBN:978-0-359-95934-1, Oct 18-19, 2019, Dept. of Education,Annamalai University, pp. 187-191. Annamalai Nagar, Dept.of Education,Annamalai University .
B.Manickavasagam, Cyber Crimes Against Female Undergraduate Students of Thiruvananthapuram City,Kerala ( Co-authored ), Monograph of the National Seminar on Education on Online Resources and online Scams,ISBN:978-0-359-95934-1, Oct 18-19, 2019, Dept. of Education,Annamalai University, pp. 480-482. Annamalai Nagar, Dept.of Education,Annamalai University .
B.Manickavasagam, Mental Health : Tackling Strategies ( Co-authored ), Monograph of the ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on Strengthening Adolescents Mental Health and their Suicide Prevention,ISBN:81-903674-5-5,Vol:II, Jun 22-23, 2018, Dept. of Education,Annamalai University, pp. 334-339. Chidambaram, Om Sakthi Pathippagam.
B.Manickavasagam, "Water Management and Sustainability", Proceeding of the ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar on Local Water Resources Through Irrigation Tanks For Sustainable Rural Development , Apr 12-13, 2017, Annamalai University, pp. 15-19. Annamalai Nagar, Centre for Rural Development,Annamalai University.
List of Conferences - International
B.Manickavasagam, Role of Teachers in Teaching Slow Learners, Monograph of the 2 International Conference on Education for Slow Learners,ISBN:978-93-81236-38-3, Mar 24-25, 2018, Dept. of Education,Annamalai University, pp. 507-510. Chidambaram, Sri Velan Pathippagam.
B.Manickavasagam, Water Management Practices:Socio-Economic Appraisal, Proceedings of the Third International Seminar of Swami Vivekananda Association of Science and Humanities ( SVASH ) -2016,ISBN:978-81-928007-45, Vol: II Humanities, Aug 13-13, 2016, Thiruvananthapuram,Kerala, pp. 93-99. Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, SSB Publications,Kumarapuram.
B.Manickavasagam, A Study of Elderly Living in Old age home and within Family Setup in Thoothukudi District,Tamilnadu (Co-authored ), Proceedings of the Third International Seminar of Swami Vivekananda Association of Science and Humanities ( SVASH ) -2016,ISBN:978-81-928007-45, Vol: II Humanities, Aug 13-13, 2016, Thiruvananthapuram,Kerala, pp. 89-92. Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, SSB Publications,Kumarapuram.
B.Manickavasagam, Societal and Environmental Upgradation, Pre-Conference Proceeding of the International Environment and Health Conference 2012,ISBN:978-983-44173-0-7, Jun 6-7, 2012, Universiti Sains Malaysia,Penang, pp. 459-467. Penang, School of Health Sciences,Universiti Sains Malaysia.
B.Manickavasagam, Global Peace: Contributions of Sri Aurobindo and Vivekananda , Proceedings of the 9th International Congress of Social Philosophy, Apr 25-27, 2010, Annamalai University, pp. 368-371. annamalai Nagar, Department of Philosophy,Annamalai University.
List of Book Published
B.Manickavasagam, Medical Sociology, New Delhi: SARUP & Sons, ISBN:81-7625-752-4, pp. 1-422. Oct 2008.
List of Popular Article
B.Manickavasagam, Globalisation : Problems and Prospects, Chennai: SCITECH Publications, 978-81-8371-276-7, pp. 155-160. Mar 2010.
B.Manickavasagam, Importance of Human Rights and Women Empowerment, Gopichettipalayam: Dept.of Political Science,Gopi Arts and Science College, 978-81-910200-5-2, pp. 240-243. Aug 2011, Gopichettipalayam.
B.Manickavasagam, Combating Corruption in India, Gopi Arts College,Gopichettipalayam: Dept. of Political Science, 978-81-91200-4-5, pp. 577-578. Aug 2011.
B.Manickavasagam, Importance of Human Rights and Women Empowerment, Gopi Arts College,Gopichettipalayam: Dept. of Political Science, 978-81-910200-5-2, pp. 434-438. Jul 2011.
B.Manickavasagam, Good Governance and Sustainable Development, DDE,Annamalai University: Political Science and Public Administration Wing, 978-93-81992-10-4, pp. 122-124. Mar 2012.
B.Manickavasagam, Vainava Ilakkiangal : Panmuga Parvai, DDE,Annamalai University: Tamil Wing, 978-81-925708-0-8, pp. 162-165. Mar 2013.
B.Manickavasagam, Challenges of Human Rights in 21 Century, Gopi Arts College,Gopichettipalayam,Erode: Dept. of Political Science, 978-81-910200-5-2, pp. 122-125. Feb 2013.
B.Manickavasagam, Dimensions of Health:Divergent Worldviews,Converging Concerns, Lucknow: New Royal Book Company, ISBN:978-93-83138-67-8, pp. 216-224. Dec 2016, Lucknow.
B.Manickavasagam, Transgender Inclusion:Challenges and Implications, New Delhi: A.P.H Publishing Corporation, ISBN:978-93-313-2819-9, pp. 158-165. Aug 2016, New Delhi.
B.Manickavasagam, Human Rights in India: Issues and Challenges, Erode: kongunadu Publications India Private Ltd, ISBN:978-93-85517-17-4, pp. 89-95. Mar 2016.
B.Manickavasagam, Budding Generation and Bridging Freedom-Girl Child, Coimbatore: Vijaya Pathipagam, ISBN:81-8446-756-7, pp. 290-296. Mar 2016.
B.Manickavasagam, Budding Generation and Bridging Freedom-Girl Child, Coimbatore: Vijaya Pathipagam, ISBN:81-8446-756-7, pp. 347-354. Mar 2016.
B.Manickavasagam, Human Rights in India : Issues and Challenges, Erode: Kongunadu Publications India Private Ltd, ISBN:978-93-85517-17-4, pp. 9-18. Mar 2016.
B.Manickavasagam, Struggles of Elderly Population in India , Madurai: Shanlax Publications, ISBN: 978-93-85399-95-4, pp. 67-74. Feb 2016.
B.Manickavasagam, Parallel Yet Perpendicular : Blending gender Equality, Karaikal: Bharathi Publishers, ISBN:978-81-925362-5-5, pp. 163-166. Mar 2017.
B.Manickavasagam, Towards A Clean Society, Madurai: Shanlax Publications, ISBN:978-93-86537-24-9, pp. 155-159. Mar 2017.
B.Manickavasagam, Elder Abuse and Social Exclusion, New Delhi: B.R Publishing Corporation, ISBN:978-938-7587724, pp. 35-42. Sep 2018, New Delhi.
B.Manickavasagam, Divine Beings:Caring the uncared Transgender in the Millennium, Madurai,Tamilnadu: Shanlax Publications, ISBN:978-93-87871-63-2, pp. 100-105. Aug 2018, Madurai.
B.Manickavasagam, Social Structure and Dalits, New Delhi: Discovery Publishing House Pvt.Ltd, ISBN:978-93-5056-890-3, pp. 127-131. Apr 2018, New Delhi.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
Deputy Warden, Malligai Illam ( E1 Hostel ) - July 2019 to till date
Deputy Warden, Research Scholars Hostel ( Pothigai Illam ) - July 2013 to June 2019
Co-Ordinator - Annamalai Sociology Alumni Association
Life Member ( LMI 2548 ) - Indian Sociological Society, New Delhi.
Member,Board of Studies,B.A Sociology - Manonmaniam Sundaranar University,Tirunelveli.
Member [Elected] - Academic Council, Annamalai University [January 2011- December 2013 ]
Member, Editorial Board - DDE Study Material MSW-Community Health and Medical Social Work (Tamil Version)
List of Awards
Best Research Paper Award - Swami Vivekananda Association of Science and Humanities (SVASH ), Thiruvananthapuram,Kerala - August 2016