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.

The department has started PG classes in Assamese from the session 2015-16 and already one batch has successfully passed out.

Faculty Members :

1.Dr. Ram Chandra Deka, M.A,Ph.D. (Hod)
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.

2.Mrs. Prabha Devi, MA, M.Phil
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

3.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 of Gauhati University.
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

4.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
Awards and achievements

5.Shri Mahendra Kataki,MA(Double),M.Phil,B.T.
Position Guest Faculty
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