Department of HISTORY

About the Department :

Sipajhar College was established in 1971 and the Department of History was introduced in the same year with the Pre-University course. The subject was introduced at degree level in the year 1980. The major course in History was started in the year 1993A.D. taught by four faculty members.

Aims and Objectives :

  1. To impart historical knowledge to the interested students.
  2. To make awareness among the students in particular and the masses in general about various events of the world history (international, national and regional) and also local elements.
  3. To teach the students about the national integrity, cultural heritage, communal harmony to make them to be an ideal citizen in future.
  4. It is also an aim of our department to make the students competent for different competitive examinations in the national and regional level.
  5. Another aim of the department is to encourage the student community to do research and survey works on various aspects of history both in national and regional level. It is further hoped that this will greatly help the student community to know the historical facts and events of National and International level.
  6. To achieve such objectives, the department of history has been arranged Seminar, Survey cum Excursion programme time to time, besides its normal routine works.

Faculty Members :

1.Jayanta Kumar Hazarika,MA(Double) (HoD)
Position Associate Professor
Contact no. - 9435519343
Email jayantakumarhazarika31@gmail.com
Area of interest Ancient Indian History particularly in social and cultural aspects.
Research Activities Some research oriented topics published in different journals like the Pioneer and Sprout.
Publications
Awards and achievements

2.Imran Hussain, M. A.
Position Associate Professor
Contact no. - 9435147926
Email ihussain@844 yahoo.p.mangaldai
Area of interest Social and administrative history.
Research Activities M.Phil in Assamese.
Publications Some articles published in magazines and journals
Awards and achievements

3.Phanindra Kumar Nath, M. A., B.Ed., M.Phil.
Position Assistant Professor
Contact no. - 9577884387
Email phanindrak22@rediffmail.com
Area of interest Study in North-East Indian history and extension education.
Research Activities The Royal Tanks of Darrang District and its perspective- A topic brought under research in M. Phil programme.
Publications Articles published in some journals.
Awards and achievements

4.Dr. Dulendra Nath, M.A., Ph.D.
Position Assistant Professor
Contact no. - 9854547144
Email dulendranath1@rediffmail.com
Area of interest Society and Economy and also gender history.
Research Activities Completed research work on Society and Economy under the Darrangi Rajas: 1616 A.D. To 1826 A.D. under Ph.D. Programme from Gauhati University.
Publications A social novel namely Meghedhaka Suruj is published in 2001. Besides, different research oriented Articles are published in some journals.
Awards and achievements Ph.D. in 2012.