Department of Management

  • Year of Establishment: 1973
  • Location: 2nd Floor, Main Building

History

The Department was opened in 1973 when Commerce faculty was introduced in the College. Originally it was a single faculty department only for Pre-University students. The founder teacher of the Department was Sri Sushanta Dutta who has already retired. He was the first co-ordinator of IQAC (Internal Quality Assurance Cell) when it was formed in 2002 and during his tenure the college was assesed by NAAC and was awarded B++ grade. Sri Dutta has served over a decade as member of Committee of Courses for B. Com. curriculum under Gauhati University and also served as faculty member, besides being a member of Integrated Committe of Courses under Gauhati University. He prepared and designed the 1st prospectus of college in 2003. After Sri Dutta, Dr. S. S. Singh is the second person to join the department as a faculty member. He is a Doctorate from Banaras Hindu University. He has rendered dedicated service in various capacities for over 37 years and played a pivotal role in enriching the department. Dr. Ganga Dhar Das, an alumnus of the college also joined the Department as a faculty in 1992 and still continuing to serve. Dr. Das is currently a member of the Committee of Course for B. Com. As Ph. D. guide he has produced a number of scholars with Ph. D. This department organized a UGC sponsored National Seminar in 2007 on 'Governance of Higher Education in the Changing Scenario' with the participation of national level resource persons. The department has the distinction to produce 5 numbers of 1st Class 1st in the B. Com. Final Examinations till date. They are Nidhi Bagaria (1997), Manish Choudhury (1999), Mithu Roy (2002), Amit Agarwal (2003) and Payal Dutta (2011).

Course Offered

  • HS Course
  • Three years (six semesters) Degree Course (B. Com)
  • Two years (four semesters) Master Degree Course (M. Com)

Faculty

Facilities

The department shares the common PG Library of the Commerce Stream as well as the Central Library of the college. The PG Library of the Commerce Stream has a collection of more than 5000 books. There is partial provision of audio-visual teaching aids like LCD Projector. Reprography and scanning facilities are available.

Activities

A Minor Research Project has been taken up by Dr. G. D. Das funded by UGC. Moreover, Management department regularly organizes Group Discussions, Seminars among the students within the department. The faculties of this department offer informal career counselling to students from time to time. The department also co-operates in activities of Commerce Forum which felicitates the outstanding students and organizes Freshmen Social and Farewell Meeting for the Commerce students.

Examination Results

TDC (Only Major) 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
No. of 1st Class 1 2 3 3 6
No. of 2nd Class 19 30 31 23 27
Pass Percentage
90%
100%
94%
63%
67%

NET/SET/JRF/GATE/GRE Qualifier : (2011- 2017) : NET - 4, SLET/SET - 3