Department of Assamese

About the Department :

Assamese as a vernacular language subject at college level, the Department of Assamese was started since the establishment of the college in 1971.The general course MIL(Assamese) and Elective Assamese was introduced since inception and Major Course in Assamese was started in the year 1985.The sole aim of opening of Major Course in Assamese was to meet the just demand of student community. We are happy to mention that our students of major course secured 1st class in university examination.

The Department is enriched with 4 qualified Associate Professors and 1 Assistant Professor as Faculty Members consisting 2 Ph.D holders and 4 M.Phil holders. Shri Bidya Ram Nath,retired Principal(i/c) was the first HOD of the Department.

Faculty Members :

1.Mrs. Prabha Devi, MA, M.Phil (Hod)
Position - Associate Professor
Contact no. - 9859036628
Email - prabha.devi60@gmail.com
Area of interest - Special interest in Assamese Language.
Research Activities - M.Phil in Assamese.
Publications - Some articles are published in different Journals.
Awards and achievements -

2.Shri Mahendra Kataki,MA(Double),M.Phil,B.T.
Position - Associate Professor
Contact no. - 9435519175
Email - mahendrakataki@gmail.com
Area of interest - Special interest in Assamese Language.
Research Activities - M.Phil in Assamese.
Publications - Some Research Articles are published in different Books and Journals.
Awards and achievements -

3.Dr. Ram Chandra Deka, M.A,Ph.D.
Position - Associate Professor
Contact no. - 9435186476
Email - ramchandradeka@gmail.com
Area of interest - Old Assamese Literature, Bhakti Poetry,Assamese Culture.
Research Activities - Ph.D topic:- Madhavev: Jivan aru Kriti(Published as Book), Ph.D Research Guide of Gauhati University.
Publications - Published 3 books and edited 7 books. Published some Research Articles in the Research Journals.
Awards and achievements - Former Patrika Sampadak Asom Sahitya Sabha.

4.Dr.Prasanna Kumar Nath,MA,M.Phil,Ph.D.
Position - Associate Professor
Contact no. - 9435385850
Email - prasannakrnath65@gmail.com
Area of interest - Modern Assamese Poetry and Folk Literature.
Research Activities - M.Phil topic:-Mysticism in Assamese.Ph.D topic:-Ramdhenur Asamiya Kabita Minor research Project:-Modern Assamese Songs: Special reference Dr.Bhupen Hazarika. Approved Research Guide-
a)CMJ University,Shillong,Meghalaya.
b)Singhania University-Pacheri Bari,Rajasthan
Publications - Published 3 books. Edited 3 books and some souvenirs, journals and magazines. Published some research articles in various books and journals.
Awards and achievements -

5.Shri Mukul Kumar Saharia,MA,M.Phil,B.Ed.
Position - Assistant Professor
Contact no. - 9854441081
Email -
Area of interest - Special interest in Assamese dialects.
Research Activities - M.Phil in Assamese.Topic-Sipajharar Rainakushi Mauzar Thalua Muchalman Sakalar Kathita Axomiya Bhashar Eti Bishlesanatmak Adhyayan
Publications
a)Edited:-Darangi Shabdakosh-A Dictionary of Spoken Assamese Language of Darrang District,Assam.
b) Some Research Articles are published in different Books and Journals
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