Department of English



About the Department

Considered to be an indispensable part of higher education, the department of English has rendered its invaluable service in D.R. College since its inception in 1949. It is a full fledged department with Major courses, introduced way back in 1973. A good number of alumni of this department has been able to make its mark in different fields such as culture and literature, teaching, administration, journalism and the likes. Presently the department has five full time and two part time teachers. One of the faculty members has been pursuing Ph. D. courses in Tezpur University under FIP scheme of UGC. That leaves only four full time and two part time teachers to carry out the activities of the department.

Smart Spoken English With Language Lab

Language lab has been set up in the department with grants from UGC under CPE scheme, where students can learn to speak and write english language with the help of computer, software, headfone etc...

Learning Resources of the Departments

In addition to the college library, the department has its own library, which contains more than 200 invaluable books. Two national journals have been subscribed for staying on acquainted with the latest development in the field of literature. The departmental library is open for use by the students during college hours. The department has its own computer to carry out its activities. Internet facilities are also available now for both the teachers and the students.


Future Plan of Action

  • Undertaking a translation projects
  • Organizing a workshop on translation
  • Organizing a workshop on translation

Faculties of the Department



S. Hazarika, MA
Associate Prof
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H.K. Phukan, MA
Associate Prof (HOD)
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Anindita Dey, MA, C.I.E.F.L.
Assistant Prof
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Anshuman Bora, MA
Assistant Prof
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Lakshminath Rabha, MA
Assistant Prof
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