Aju Mukhopadhyay, the poet, critic and biographer, is a bilingual writer of fictions and essays. He has done some important translations on his way. He has authored 12 books in Bangla and 16 in English. His works have been recognized with awards by such bodies as The Writers Bureau, Manchester, Poets International, Bangalore, International Library of Poetry, USA, Excellence in World Poetry Award, 2009 by the International Poets Academy, Chennai, Lucidity Poetry Journal, Sugar Land, USA and others. His poems topped the list of some e-zines and websites like asianamericanpoetry and poetsindia. Earlier he edited three little magazines in Bengali. He is in the editorial board of some Indian English Literary magazines. He has edited the American E-zine, twenty20Journal.com – summer issue 3, 2011
He regularly writes in magazines, e-zines and occasionally in newspapers. Many of his works have been translated in other languages and anthologized. More than a dozen of books contain his scholarly works on Indian English Literature and other Literatures. Five books contain critique on his poetry. He is a member of the Research Board of Advisors of the American Biographical Institute who offered him the American Order of Merit.
Writer of wildlife and animals, conservation of Nature environment is the watchword of his life.