Dept. of Geology

Asif Iqbal Kakkassery

Assistant Professor | M.Sc, CSIR-UGC NET


He is a postgraduate in geology from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. He is pursuing PhD in Planetary Geoscience from the Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram. He has joined Government College Kasaragod in 2019. He is also serving as NSS program officer of Government College Kasaragod.


  • CSIR-UGC NET Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
  • MSc Geology, Andhra University, Visakapatnam
  • BSc Geology, Christ College Irinjalakkuda


  • NSS Program officer- Unit 02, Government College Kasaragod,
  • Assistant Professor - Department of PG studies and research in Geology, Government College Kasaragod -4/07/2019- present
  • Junior Research Fellow- Department of Earth and Space Sciences, IIST, Thiruvananthapuram-09/02/2017-30/06/2019
  • Assistant Professor (Adhoc)- Christ College (Autonomous), Irinjalakkuda, 1/12/2016-08/02/2017


  • 2015 M. Jagannadha Rao, Ch.Hanuman Prasad, M.Mallikarjuna Rao and Asif Iqbal Kakkassery, Bauxite mining in Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh, possible environmental implications and measures for environmen- tal friendly mining., International Journal of Science and Research, ISSN(Online):2319-7064
  • ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9632-8312


  • 2019-present, Board of Studies (Geology) , University of Calicut.