Department of Assamese

Department of Assamese is established in the year 2014, with specific purpose of imparting Post-Graduate Studies in Assamese Literature, Language and Culture. The department intends to give the students a broad literature, language and cultural background which are necessary for them to become well informed citizens of the Society.

Programmes Offered
  • M. A. in Assamese(two years)

This course is designed with the aim of providing knowledge of Assamese language, literature, culture, its trend and tendency, present status, literary theory, criticism etc. Along with these, some practical knowledge of translation studies, lexicography, editing, proof reading, creative writing etc. are also covered so that students can find a way towards the professional world in future. As this university is basically dedicated towards women's education, so a course on Women's Studies is also offered by the department. This department offers the programme based on CBCS system. So student will be able to choose literature or language courses from third semester onwards as specialization according to their own interest. Click here to see details of the courses offered under the programme.


J. Borah Mr Jitu Borah, Assistant Professor
M. A., M. Phil
Phone no.: 9613746319
Specialization: Language
Areas of Interest:North-East Indian Language, Phonology and Morphology.
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M. Devi Miss Mahashweta Devi, Assistant Professor
M. A., M. Phil
Phone no.: 9508796417
Specialization : Language
Areas of interest : Language and Culture of North-East India, Linguistics Study
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B. Sarmah Mr.Brojen Sarmah, Assistant Professor
M. A. (Dibrugarh University)
Specialization : Literature, Comparative Literature
Areas of interest : Assamese Literature & Culture, Comparative Indian Literature, Folk Culture of North-East India
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