to Guwahati College- one of the premier
College of higher learning of Gauhati University.
Started in 1964,the classes were first held
in borrowed premises of the Mohurris' Training
Institute at Chandmari with only seventy
five students site at Bamunimaidan, Guwahati.
It was not long before the yeoman's service
provided by the college yielded results
and with immense demand from the student
community coupled with generous public response,
the College was able to start a day section.
successfully overcome its teething problems
GUWAHATI COLLEGE now stands as a
full- fledged institution of higher learning
equipped with the latest in educational
technology. With financial assistance from
the U.G.C. and the State Government, the
College at present offers Higher Secondary
and Degree Courses in three streams: Arts,
Science and Commerce. The College is now
regarded as one of the premier institutions
of higher learning in the region with a
strength of about one thousand five hundred
students who are ably guided towards the
achievement of their career goals by a highly
qualified and experienced teaching staff.
Over the years the College has built up
an impressive infrastructure. It includes
a well-stocked Library with a Text- book
section, Departmental Libraries, a Book
Bank for needy students, educational aids,
well- equipped laboratories and a vast playground.
The College promotes organization of seminars,
workshops and lectures, N.S.S. and N.C.C.
and other co- curricular activities. Historical
and objective facts aside, it is the academic
track record that largely determines the
success of a college. In this aspect Guwahati
College has been blessed with uniformly
satisfactory results with marked improvement
over the years. It is a matter of great
pride for the College that students form
its alumni have also excelled in the professional
world. One of the greatest assets of the
College is its unique location.
Though situated in the heart of the city
the campus of the College is endowed with
nature's bounty that provides fresh air,
peace and tranquility, which are so vital
for an educational institution. The College
buildings are sprawled across a spacious
plot surrounded by lush green hillocks.