The Department of Assamese came into being with the inception of the college in 1979. It is one of the core departments of the college. The department has an admirable track record with students securing letter marks in every higher secondary final examination and 1st class position in University examinations. Students of the department are well placed in different walks of life. Faculty has talent, desire and motivation to achieve excellence in all spheres of academics activities. The main objective of the department is teaching, learning and evaluation of Assamese language, literature and culture. With the introduction of semester system in the undergraduate level the department has given much importance on functional Assamese. The department has been striving for literary and cultural conservation through seminar, workshop, popular talks and a range of activities. The department is privileged to conduct a U.G C sponsored on National seminar on “Life and Works of Jyotiprashad Agarwala” In the year 2014. Besides, the department has also conducted many educational programmes including educational tours to places of cultural and historical heritage and social importance like Sibasagar and Majuli in the year 2015 & 2016 respectively. The department has its own library. Last year according to the guidelines of U.G.C. the Department organized a number of community Programmes and seminar in the presence of connoisseur from various fields.