Barama College

About Us

Welcome to Barama College

Barama College, the premier institute of higher education in the vast Baksa area came into being on the eve of 5th Feb 1971. It is situated at a distance of 85 km away from the Gauhati University and 35 km. away to the north of the foothill of Bhutan, The co-educational institution had started its glorious journey of imparting education with one year pre- university programme in Arts at Barama High School premises. It was in 1973, the College was shifted to its present permanent site and in the same year Bachelor of Arts programme was introduced to synchronize the development of the stream. There is no denying the fact that the coming of Barama College was the result of the untiring efforts, great zeal and tremendous self-sacrifice of toiling masses under the able leadership of Late Surendra Nath Das, the MLA of 62 Barama (ST) LAC. Then it was of Sri Satish Chandra Das, the founder principal, under whose guidance the college had received first government aid in 1978 under Deficit Grants-in-aid system and accordingly the college is now managed by a Governing Body. In the year 2005, the college was provincialized alongwith other 188 colleges by the Govt. of Assam. Keeping the increasing importance of science education in view, the college started science programme in 1992 and it initiated the Bachelor of Science in the year 1994. It was in the year 2013, the Science Stream of the college was provincialised under Assam Venture Educational Institute (Provincialisation of Services) Act 2011 and amended in 2012. It was in 2004 the college faced the assessment of NAAC and was accredited B+ Grade with 78.65 percentage of marks. College at glance
Year of Establishment : 1971
Affiliating University : Gauhati University ,Guwahati
Founder Principal : Sri Satish Chandra Das
Founder President(GB) : Late Surendra Nath Das
Founder Secretary(GB) : Late Dhireswar Mazumdar
Year and date in which college was bought under deficit system of Grant in aid : 01-01-1978
Year of opening Science Program : 1992
Provincialisation of Arts Stream : 2005
Provincialisation of Science Stream : 2013
Foundation day of the college : 5th February
Present Principal : Dr. Tiken Chandra Das
Present Vice-Principal : Mr. Dimbeswar Deka
Present President(GB) : Mr. Prabin Baro
Number of Faculty : 44
Number of office Employee : 22
Total Number of Students : 1084
Total No. of Departments : 14
Name of the Departments : English , Assamese , Bodo , Political Science, Economics, History , Mathematics, Education, Geography, Philosophy, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany
Other center of study : Institute of Distance and open learning(IDOL), Gauhati University, Guwahati
Name Of the college Library : Surendra Nath Das Library
Numbers of books in College Library : 31000(Thirty one Thousand)
Numbers of Journals and Magazines : 16(Sixteen)
Publication of College : 1. Pratishta( Published on foundation day celebration)
  2. Anweshan ( Published by Barama College Teachers Unit)
Departmental Publication : 1. Micro Journal : Department of History
  2. Angelica : Department of English
  3. Politica-Department of Political Science
Year of assessment & Accreditation by NAAC : 2005, 2016
Grade & Scores awarded by NAAC : B+(78.65 %), B+
Website :
Phone Nos : (O) 03524-282437
  (R) 03624-282455
Mobile : 94351 – 40406
Fax No : 03624 – 282437
Rules and Regulations a. The student shall abide by the rules and regulations of the college for maintenance of discipline. b. For the violation of rules and regulation s, students shall be liable to disciplinary action. c. Under the guidance and control of the college authority the Barama College Students union Society shall run. d. The student must come to the college with proper uniform. The Uniform is as follows. i. For non tribal girls : Mekhela(Muga Colour) Chadar with surf colour pati . ii. For Bodo Girls : Dakhna (green colour) with golden gunapari. Fali (Light yellow) Blouse (Surf colour)
iii. For boys : Formal black colour pant / Formal surf colour shirt.
In all matters relating to the maintenance of discipline, Principals decision should be final and binding.