The department was established along with the establishment of the College in 1964 and attained affiliation and permanent affiliation in 20/03/1969 and 08/07/1989 respectfully. Honour/ Major Courses were introduced in 1979 to cater to the growing need for specialization and in depth knowledge of the discipline. The department has its own departmental library for the benefit of the students.
The department was established with the noble mission to groom each and every student as responsible citizens through quality knowledge with a commitment to contribute positively for the society. The department also has a mission to uplift itself to the level of composite institution with facilities for research, diploma and other short term courses within the discipline to be threshold for socio economic and political development.
Apart from active engagement in upgrading the knowledge base of the students through the quality education, the department also focuses on the practical aspects of knowledge. To this end, project work, study tour, field investigations with structural questionnaire and observations have been carried out on regular basis. Furthermore the departmental wall magazine, a journal entitled 'Initiative' was published featuring prominent researchers and academicians of the region. To further the all round interest of the past and present students the departmental study forum was founded in the year 2002 and Alumni association was founded in 2004.
Over the years the department has produced quality students who achieved varying degree of success in their various endeavours. The focus on extracurricular activities has enabled the students to seek employment in various avenues. The students of the department have taken part in quiz debate, extempore speech at district and state level and have brought laurels not only to the department but also to the College as a whole.
|Ms. Pallabi Medhi||Assistant Professor||9864032303|
|Dr. Robert Tuolor||Assistant Professor|
|Ms. Sangita Bhagawati||Assistant Professor|