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Department of Assamese


The Assamese department is an integral part of North Bank College. In 1961 along with the establishment of North Bank College, the department of Assamese also started. At the very beginning late Nalinidhar Chakrawarty, Kailash Sarmah, and Late Dr. Satyanath Gogoi worked in this department. In 1976 Dipali Baruah joined in the department in place of Nalinidhar Chakrawarty and from that year onward the honours curriculum in Assamese department started. At present, the department offers Higher Secondary and Degree courses as per the Prescribed syllabus of AHSEC and Dibrugarh University respectively.

‘Sahitya Chora’ of Assamese department was formed in 1975 .Through this literature platform apart from literary cultural activities the students are inspired to do creative writing also. With their own initiative and fund Assamese department conducts workshops and seminars through’ Sahitya Chora’ from time to time through which students are immensely benefitted.

The teachers of the Assamese department are quite punctual in delivering classes. They are very helpful and are always available for personal guidance to the students. They are associated with many social organizations likeAsomSahitya Sabha, Sahitya Akademi, Assam Prakashan Parishad, National School of Drama, Asom Natya Sanmilan, etc.

Mission & Vision:

To provide the highest quality education, assistance, and guidance as well as the environment to the students to inspire, motivate and contribute to achieving the epitome of their ability and potentiality not only in their academic carrier but in their life as well.

Number of faculty members :


  1. Late Nalinidhar Chakrabarty.
  2. Mr. Kailash Sarmah
  3. Late Dr. Satyanath Gogoi.
  4. Mrs.Ibharanee Baruah
  5. Mrs. Dipali Baruah

At present, the department has a total strength of six faculty members with two Ph.D., one M.Phil, and one pursuing a Ph.D. currently. The faculty members are :

  • Dr.Naren Ch.Das. M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D, Asst. Prof.( Regular)

  • Mrs. Swapnli Borgohain, M.A., M.Phil, B.Ed, Asst. Prof. .( Regular)

  • Mrs.Gayatri Doley, M.A, Asst. Prof. .( Regular)

  • Mrs. Runjun Bora, MA, M.Phil, Asst. Prof.( Regular)

  • Mr. Mintu Phukan, MA, D.El.Ed, Asst. Prof.(Contractual)

  • Dr.. Tarulata Baruah, MA, Ph.D, Asst. Prof.(Contractual)


Particulars of the Faculty members :





No.of Years of Experience

Dr.Naren Ch.Das

M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D.

Asst. Prof.

Comparative Literature

20 years

Mrs.Swapnli Borgohain

M.A., M.Phil, B.Ed

Asst. Prof


10 years

Mrs.Gayatri Doley


Asst. Prof.


8 years

Mrs. Runjun Bora

MA, M.Phil

Asst. Prof.

Comparative Literature

7 years

Mr. Mintu Phukan

MA, D.El.Ed

Asst. Prof.


7 years

Mrs. Tarulata Baruah.

MA, Ph.D.



11 month


List of eminent academicians and scientists/visitors to the department :

  1. Dr. Karabi Deka Hazarika, Department of Assamese, Dibrugarh University, on 2013
  2. Dr. Jagadish Patgiri, Department of Philosophy, Cotton College, on 2013
  3. Dr. Mukunda Rajbongshi, Ex-Principal, North Lakhimpur College, on 2013
  4. Dr. Basanta Kr. Doley, Member, APSC, on 2013
  5. Dr. Keshab Hazarika, Subject Teacher, on 2011.
  6. Mr. Avinash Deshpande, Becheole of NSD, Mumbai.
  7. Monalisha Saikia, Writer, Guwahati.
  8. Manorom Gogoi, Deputy Editor, Dy-365, News Channel.


Name Designation Qualification Date of Joining View Profile
Swapnali Borgohain Assistant Professor M.A., B. Ed. M. Phil. 11-Jan-2013 View Profile
Gayatri Doley Assistant Professor M.A. 21-Mar-2014 View Profile
Naren Ch. Das Assistant Professor MA, M. Phil., Ph.D 0000-00-00 View Profile
Runjun Borah Assistant Professor M. A., M. Phil. 0000-00-00 View Profile

     The department of Assamese have an active forum named as ‘ Sahitya Chara’ which  was formed in the year of  1975.It  includes  all the faculty members and the students of the department of Assamese .All the activities of the department  have actively conducted by this forum.Through this literature platform apart from literary cultural activities the students are inspired to do creative writings also. With their own initiative and fund ‘Sahitya Chara’conducts workshops and seminars from time to time through which students are immensely benefitted.

 Some special programmes organized by “Sahitya  Chara” during last five years are :

         1. Popular talk on “Asomiya adhyanar Eso bosor” by Dr.Sanjib Pol Deka, Assistant professor in the deptt. of  Assamese ,Tezpur University on 26.10.2019

         2.Popular talk on  “ Dr.Bhupen Hazarikar Jiban aru Sahitya-kriti” by Dr.Sankar Patowari,Associate professor,deptt.of English ,Dhemaji Commerce College on 17.06.2022

         3.Workshop on  “Bihu Nritya  aru Dhol Badan” from 4th April 2022 to 11th April  2022

        4 .Fieldtrip to shillong Meghalaya from 27.12.2022  to 31.12.2022

· Gayatri Doley

· Best Script Writer, All Assam One Act Drama Competetion in memorial of Padmanath Gohainbaruah., 2013

· Best Script Writer, All Assam One Act Drama Competetion in Memorial of Sahid Dharmakanta Dutta., 2015

Students have cleared national and state competitive examinations such as NET,SLET,GATE,Civils Srvices, Defense services,etc.

· Sri Gakul Gogoi has cleared JRF, Now he joined as a Assistant Professor Department of Assamese, Dibrugarh University, on 2016

· Sri Lakhi Patra, Cleared NCC ‘C’ Certificate on 2016.

· Sri Bharat Das qualified TET Exam by Govt. of  Assam, on 2014

· Sri Parash Baruah qualified TET Exam by Govt. of  Assam, on 2014