Dhemaji Girls’ College, today a premier higher education institution, was established on 25th November, 1986 in this vast, rural, tribal, interstate border area between the State of Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, in the district of Dhemaji, Assam. The whole area is socio-economically and educationally backward. It is dwelt in by people of diverse castes, communities, tribes and ethnic groups who have their own district culture, religion and language. The college is a girls’ institution of Arts Stream only. To provide higher education to the students of the down-trodden families of this area, the college was opened at the initiative of a few educationists, the deprived parents and conscious public.
Since its inception, the college has been sincerely rendering service in imparting higher education at UG level and devotedly working for the all round development of students and doing community service as expected of a higher education institution. Though the college was established in 1986, at the beginning it was purely Peer UG level. The Dibrugarh University accorded permission to start UG course in 1994. The active involvement of the college in disseminating knowledge and assiduous performance within its precinct, pleased Dibrugarh University to extend affiliation is the year 2001for the ongoing Arts course. In time to come, the college obtained UGC’s 2f in 12th April, 2010 and 12B in 21st January, 2011. The college was provincialized under Provincialization Act. By Govt. of Assam in 2014 w e.f.14th August, 2013.
DHEMAJI GIRLS’ COLLEGE & ITS OFFICIAL GLANCE:
19-02-1994 - Initial Permission from Dibrugarh University.
27-01-2000 - Receiving NOC from Govt. Assam
30-10-2000 - Permission Concurrence from Govt. of Assam.
7-11-2001 - Temporary Affiliation from Dibrugarh University.
7-07-2010 - Permanent Affiliation from Dibrugarh University.
21-09-2004 - Affiliation Concurrence from Govt. of Assam.
7-11-2001 - Major Permission from Dibrugarh University in the subject of Assamese and Sociology.
15-11-02 - Major Permission from Dibrugarh University in the subject of Political Science and History.
28-12-2006 - Major Permission from Dibrugarh University in the subject of Economics and Philosophy.
20-10-2011 - Major Permission from Dibrugarh University in the subject of English and Education.
12-04-2010 - The College is recognized by the UGC under 2(f).
21-01-2011 - The College is recognized by the UGC under 12(B).
March 2013 - The College Provincialised by the Govt. of Assam, w.e.f. 14-8-2013
The college has been making full efforts for the development of infrastructure of the college. The infrastructure development made by the college till date are-
Student Support and Progression:
The entire gamut of activities done and facilities provided centre round for the all round development of student. For student and progression due attention has been paid by providing facilities of-
The college is very much conscious regarding the problems and prospects of all section of student and to take care of them, provision have been made as-
VISION OF THE COLLEGE
MISSION OF THE COLLEGE
OBJECTIVE OF THE COLLEGE
Dhemaji Girls’ College has the following long cherished goals and objectives which are by and large reflected through the plans, programmes and activities conducted by the college.
LIST OF TEACHING DEPARTMENTS
DISTANCE EDUCATION AND OPEN SCHOOLING CENTRES
In order to create an opportunity to those students who would not be able to enroll themselves in the regular programmes due to various problems, Dhemaji Girls’ College has provided an opportunity through Distance Mode for those students to enroll themselves in B.A., and M.A. programmes.
NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME (NSS)
The National Service Scheme (NSS) is an important organization, providing opportunity for the students of the college to develop their personality through this scheme. The students of Dhemaji Girls’ College can engage themselves in NSS activities as the opportunity is offered through the NSS section of Dhemaji Girls’ College under Dibrugarh University. Students may contact with the Coordinator, NSS section of Dhemaji Girls’ College.
INTERNAL QUALITY ASSURANCE CELL (IQAC)
The IQAC of Dhemaji Girls’ College was formed during the academic session of 2013-14, taking the Principal as the Chairperson of the IQAC, Dhemaji Girls’ College. As the quality enhancement is a continuous and lengthy process, the IQAC, Dhemaji Girls’ College works towards realising the goals of quality sustenance the IQAC. Dhemaji Girls’ College always welcomes constructive suggestions from different corners towards the improvement of quality of the college.
STUDENTS' GRIEVANCE REDRESSAL CELL
Dhemaji Girls’ College formed the students' grievance redressal cell during the academic session 2009-10 which always looks after the grievances of the students and initiates necessary steps for the solution. It also offers the opportunity to students, to air their grievances and valuable suggestions.
STUDENTS' AID FUND
The college has created a Students’ Aid Fund to provide financial assistance to marginalised students. The fund is created out of the subscription of the faculty members, librarian, office staff and well wishers of the College. Students who want to avail the financial benefit of this fund should apply with proper supporting documents to the Principal.
CO-CURRICULAR AND EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
In addition to the prescribed course of study the college encourages and motivates the students to organize and participate effectively in various co-curricular and extra- curricular activities such as games and sports, fine-arts, literary and cultural activities, debating, symposium etc from time to time.
GAMES AND SPORTS
Facilities for games like football, volleyball, badminton, table tennis, carom, chess etc are available in the college.
The college has registered Alumni Association named 'Dhemaji Girls' College Alumni Association'. The college maintains a good and cordial relationship with the alumni. It holds annual meeting with its members. Many important decisions are taken on the basis of the advice and suggestion of the Alumni for the development of the college.
The Dhemaji Girls’ College Students Union is a general body of the students of the college. Its membership is compulsory for every regular student of the college. The office bearers are elected annually except HCSU, no other students Association/ Union is recognised by the college. Students Union of the college is elected body to uplift various cultural, literary &sports activities among the students of the college.
Dhemaji Girls’ College has an Annual Magazine name ‘ANGANA’ which is platform for the students to uplift their literary ambition. The editorial board work under the guidance of the adviser. The ‘Angana’ is a key to have a peep in to the past achievements and activities of the College.
GIRLS' COMMON ROOM
Girls' common room facilities are provided to the students for recreational activities during their leisure periods.
The college library was introduced as automated in our college in 2018 after purchase the SOUL Version- 2.0 software from INFLIBNET (an autonomous body of UGC). After the completion of data entry process 2018-19 computerized charging and discharging of books started. For this circulation system the library uses Bar-code printer and scanner. Library services like circulation, fine calculation, defaulter list preparation, OPAC (on line public access catalogue) etc. are functioning in our college library.
There is a Girls’ hostel near the college. The newly constructed two storied Girls’ hostels are now providing a good facility for the girls coming from different economically backward places. The application for admission to the hostels is made to the Principal in the prescribed form with guardian’s acknowledgement. Hostel is governed by the Dhemaji Girls’ College rules.
The College has an Indoor Stadium at its premises. The stadium of the college has a capacity of 200 seats and every indoor game for girls are taking place there. The college has already successfully organized various badminton compititions
MULTIPURPOSE GYMNASIUM HALL
There is also a multipurpose Gymnasium Hall at the college premises which will be completed within a short period of time.
Canteen facilities are also available in the College Campus. It is taking every care to provide fresh and quality food at a reasonable price.
There are well-equipped modern laboratories for the subjects of Education and Mathematics for conducting practical classes.
All the Departments are facilities with Computerized Smart Board to enabling the teachers to avail the modern technologies in class room. Teachers and students can access internet facilities and computers in the centralized computer class room with 30 numbers of computers & Laptops.
CAREER COUNCELING CELL
Dhemaji Girls’ College has a career guidance cell to help the students in choosing the right track for their career advancement. The following are aims and objectives:
To provide information regarding careers, especially entrepreneurship.
To create awareness about self employment and entrepreneurship as a career option among students.
To provide basic information about the opportunities for self- employment and entrepreneurship and support systems available.
DEPARTMENTAL FORUM AND ASSOCIATIONS
Students are encouraged and guided by different Forum and Associations in various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. Seminars, Quiz Competitions, Wall Magazine, Debating, Workshops etc. are organized by these organizations.
One Conference Hall
Girls' hostel: 1 (one) Number of inmates:45
Canteen: 1 (one)
Health centre: 1 (one)
NUMBER OF TEACHING AND NON- TEACHING POSITIONS IN THE INSTITUTION
|Position||Teaching faculty||Non-Teaching Staff||Technical staff|
|Sanctioned by the UGC / University / State Government||17||18||08||02|
|Sanctioned by the Management / Society or||0||0||0||0||01|
*M – Male *F – Female
Qualification of the teaching staff:
|Higher Qualification||Assistant Professor||Total|
|Permanent Teacher (Sanctioned)|
Nomination of Teachers for Staff Development Programmes
|Academic Staff development Programme (OP/RC/Other||Nos. of faculty Nomination|
|Refresher course -||06||01|
Minor Research Projects:
|1||Mon Mohan Gogoi||The Role of Missing Women in the Development of Economic and Political Conditions of their society: A Political Study in the district of Dhemaji, Assam||2012-13 UGC Letter No-F-5-137/2011-12 (MRP/NERO/10661 Date- 29/11/2011||85,000.00|
|2||Mon Mohan Gogoi||Right to information Act; Its Development and Relevance in Indain Democracy special reference to peoples of Dhemaji District||2017 UGC F-5-410/2014-15/MRP/NERO/ 269 Date-10/12/2015||2,80,000.00|
|3||Merina Borsaikia||Women Illeteracy and its Impact on children in Assam , A Comparative study of Balijan Kachari Village and Kuwafala Village in Dhemaji District||2013 UGC . Letter No-F.5-117/2011-12(MRP/NERO)/15331 23 March, 2012||75,000.00|
|4||Dulumoni Gogoi||A study on ICDS programmes for ECCE offered by Angwanwadi Centers of Dhemaji District in Assam||2013 UGC . Letter No-F.5-288/2012-13 (MRP/NERO)/678 dated 2nd May,2013||80,000.00|
|5||Jugananda Gohain||Socio-Economic and Religious life of Ahom in Assam – A case study in Dhemaji District||2017 UGC Letter No – F-5-433/2014-15/(MRP/NERD/2197, 17 Feb,2015||2,65,000|
|6||Prakash Borthakur||The concept Religious life of Ahom in Assam – A case study in Dhemaji District||UGC Letter No-5-426/2012-13/MRP/NERO/22546.2014||1,40,000|
|7||Prakash Borthakur||Problem facing by art education action research teacher to teach art education in L.P. School in class III & IV of Jidhal Gaon Panchayat||18th Nov .2010 under SSA, Dhemaji, 2011||50,000|
|8||Prakash Borthakur||Achievement level of Children in language||1st Feb.2013 Under SSA, Dhemaji, 2013||50,000|
|9||Diganta Kumar Neog||Flood Problems and Rural Development; A Special Refernce to Jiadhal River of Dhemaji District||2018|
|10||Lakhimai Dutta||The role of handloom text file on the socio-economic & cultural side of the Mishinf women in upper Assam; A field survey study||2015||1,45,000|
|11||Mon Mohan Gogoi||Problems of Non-school going Children in Urban Areas specially in Dhemaji with ref to HTR/EGS/SSK||2011||50,000|
|12||Padma Bikash Chutia||Self help group; Role in Reducing Rural Poverty and Umemployment ; A Case Study at Dhemaji District||UGC.Vide. Letter No I 5/142/2014-15/NARP/NERO 2017||2,85,000|
|13||Rupak Deka||Changing Socio-Political Status & Role of Eleeted women Representatives to Prize for Rural Development ; A Political Analym||2015||1,40,000|
|14||Muluk Das||The Socio-Political status and Participation of Koivortta (SC) people of Assam; A case study of koivorttas in Dhemaji Dist||UGC Letter No-F5-466/2012-13/MRP/NERO 2015||1,45,000|
|15||Krishna Borgohain||Problems working women in cereater Dhemaji||2013||1,50,000|
|16||Rinee Borgohain||Socio-economic and cultural Aspects of the tiwa tribe of Dhemaji Dist|