Department of Education

Goal and Objectives: To include the habit of co-operative thinking, expression creative exposour to modern rapid changes presently noticed in national and international scenario relating to education. With sincere hope that the Department, in near future will be a torch bearer in the field of higher education and research in the entire North East of India.

About the Department: Professor Biren Talukdar to the onerous duty of heading the Department on a part time basis with skeletal staff. Professor Thaneswar Boro has joined the Department in 1965 on full time basis and become the Head of the Department. Later he joined Politics. Since then with this Department got some good faculty members and is running smoothly consistently with encouraging result in pass as well as Major courses.

Courses offered & Seats
  • Education in H.S. Science (1st and 2nd Year)

  • Education (Major and general) in B.Sc course (Semester)

  • Number of Seats: 30 in Education major in each year


Head of the Department:

Other Professors:

  1. Mrs. Pratibha Devi, MA
    Assistant Professor
    Spl. Paper: Mental Hygiene
    M No: 9954098729

  2. Mrs Rupa Baruah, MA
    Assistant Profesor
    Spl Paper: Abnormal Psychology
    M No: 9864058928
  3. Dr. Madhusmita Devi, MA, PhD.
    Assistant Professor
    Spl Paper: Comparative Education
    M No: 9864209103
  4. Mr. Satyabrata Baruah, MA
    Assistant Professor
    Spl Paper: Abnormal Psychology
    M No: 9864776008

Journal - Department published an Annual Journal named “EDUVISION” from the year 2004 onwards till date.

Wall Magazine - A wall magazine published annually by the students of the Department named “TARANGA”.

Extension Activity: Department has a long relationship with “ASHADEEP”, a mental Health Society and State Home for Women. Every year department student volunteers help in Special Olympic Bharat organized by National Directorate of Sports.

The students and teachers participated in World Disable Day on 3rd December every year.

Every year Children’s Day (14th November) is celebrated by Ashadeep and our students and participated in various sports and cultural programs.

Details on student enrichment programmes:
a) A lecture programme on 30-11-2009 by Dr. Anjana Goswami, Director, Ashadeep, a Mental Health Society. Topic: Positive Mental Health
b) A lecture programme on 25-05-2011 by Arup Misra, Associate Prof. of Chemical Engineering, AEC, Guwahati. Topic: Policies and Perspectives of Environmental Education
c) Lecture Programme on 10-05-2012 by Dr. Jayanta Das, Psychiatrist. Topic: Mental Health for Changing Society.

Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) and Extension  
Extension Activities:
a)         Essay competition on “Social Status of Teachers in Contemporary Assam” organized by the Department among the Colleges and Higher Secondary School students of Guwahati Metro on the occasion pf Teacher’s Day i.e. 5th September 2013.
b)         The Department conducted Psychological Practical for M.A. in Education (3rd Semester) under Gauhati University IDOL from 15.11.13 to 31.12.13.
c)         The Department organized an Educational Tour cum Idea Exchange Programme at Hajo College on 10.12.2013.
d)         The Department with 6th Semester Major students paid a visit to Sishu Sarathi, an educational institute for physically and mentally challenged children at Birubari, Guwahati.

e)         The Department conducted Psychology Practical Examination of 3rd Semester M.A., 2013 of G.U. IDOL on 02.03.2014 in the departmental laboratory.



Dr. (Mrs.) Jyoti Rani Sinha Borah has been appointed as M. Phil Guide by

  1. Periyar University

  2. Binayak University


Results of the B.A Major Course: -

Year Appeared 1st Class 2nd Class Pass %
2016 29 25 04 100
2015 27 17 10 100
2014 44 39 05 100
2013 28 11 17 100
2012 14 05 09 100