Training is one of the key functions of this research institute. Short term and capsule courses are conducted for development of human resources in both pre-cocoon and post cocoon sectors. Some of the training programmes conducted by CMER&TI are as follows.

Peripatetic training of women in post-cocoon technology on cocoon stifling, reeling, spinning, re- reeling etc.

Farmers training on muga culture.

Farmers training on eri culture.

Capsule training programme for in-service staff of Sericulture Department of different States.


Name & designation Designation
Sh.. Bitopan Das Scientist – D (Head, Extension Division)
Dr. D.K. Jigyasu Scientist – C (Training Division)
Dr. Palash Dutta Senior Field Assistant (Extension)

Scientific Personnel’s at its nested Units

Regional Sericulture Research Station, Boko

S.A.S. Rahman Scientist – D
Sri B.N. Choudhury Scientist – D
Dr. Manabendra Deka Scientist – C
Dr. H. Barman Scientist – C 

Regional Sericulture Research Station (RSRS), Imphal

Dr. Y. Debaraj Scientist – D
Dr. S. Somen Singh Scientist – D
Dr. S. Subharani Devi Scientist – D

Research Extension Centers (RECs)

Dr. D. Mech, REC, Lakhimpur Scientist – D
Sri OP Patidar, REC, Coochbehar Scientist – B
Sri S. Pal, REC, Fatehpur Scientist – D