1. Qualified UGC NET- Tourism administration and management , Nov 2012
  2. Best paper award at the International conference on ‘Trends and Challenges in Global Business’, Conducted by Department of Management Studies, Sree Narayana Gurukulam College of Engineering, Kolencherry,Ernakulam22-23 Nov 2013 for the paper titled ,”An investigation of Differences in Resident’s perceptions on the Kumbalanghi Village in Ernakulam, Kerala: Tourism Impacts and Demographic Variables”.