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DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH
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The Department of English started functioning in the year 1998 when Kokrajhar Campus of Gauhati University for the academic upliftment of the people of lower Assam. In the year 2001, Gauhati University introduced semester system replacing the traditional system of syllabus which had been continuing for a long time.

Apart from teaching and research on English language and literature, English department has been striving to give students and researchers interdisciplinary knowledge and outlook keeping in view the global academic demand and pursuit. The department, at present, engages students in interpreting literature in the light of theories prevalent in the leading universities of the world and also promotes research activities in that line. Since the department is committed to the development of the region, besides making the students sensible in the field of literature and culture and making them fit for the job market or making them capable of picking up the right career after university education, it also gives them new insight to interpret their own literature and culture which may occupy a significant position in World Literature. Hence, English department, in present perspective, analyses Indian studies from different angles of global thought and scholarship. Indeed, English as a subject is not just an end; it is rather a means to comprehend life, career, knowledge and relation holistically. MA (English) Syllabus of Bodoland University is a well designed, innovative and a compact course that covers a vast area ranging from British literature, European Literature, American Literature, African Literature, Indian Literature, to emerging humanities like Culture Studies, Media Studies, Gender Studies, Northeast Writings in English, Women’s Writing, Translation Studies, Linguistics and Hypertext etc. Both M. Phil. and Ph.D. syllabi in English of this university are also based on pursuit and trend of global academic research leading to free articulation and thinking.

PROGRAME
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy
RESEARCH
Research GuidesResearch Area
Dr. Navajyoti Sarmah
Dr. Sumi Kalita
Dr. Bibhuti Lochan Sarma
TEACHING STAFF

Dr. Navajyoti Sarmah (On lien )
Designation: Associate Professor

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Nabajyoti Sarmah

Dr. Sumi Kalita
Designation: Assistant Professor.

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Sumi Kalita

Dr. Bibhuti Lochan Sarma
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Bibhuti Lochan Sarma

Dr. Daisy Rani Deka
Designation:Assistant Professor

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Daisy Rani Deka

Mrs. Deepa Moni Baishya
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Deepa Moni Baishya

Dr. Ratul Deka
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Ratul Deka

Ms. Sewali Roy
Designation: Assistant Professor (Contractual)

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Sewali Roy
NON TEACHING STAFF

Mrs. Belshri Basumatary
Designation: Peon

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Belshri Basumatary
DEPARTMENTAL ACTIVITIES
  • Lecture delivered by Sudeshna Bhattacharya on topic ”সংস্কৃত সাহিত্যত ৰসৰ স্বৰূপ আৰু ভৰতৰ ৰসনিষ্পত্তি সূত্র” on 16th August 2018
  • Lecture delivered by Jagadish Patgiri on the topic “ঐতিহ্য, চেতনা, গণসংস্কৃতি, আধুনিক অসমীয়া নাটক আৰু পৰিচালনা” on 5th November 2018
  • A special Lecture Delivered by Dr. Bibhuti Lochan Sarma on topic-“ৰঘুবংশৰ প্রথমসর্গত প্রতিফলিত কালিদাসৰ বিনয় আৰু কিছু গৱেষণামূলক দৃষ্টিকোণ” on 28/02/2019
  • A special Lecture Delivered by Dr. Phukan Chandra Basumatary on topic-“চীন তিব্বতীয় ভাষাৰ এক বিশ্লেষণাত্মক আলোচনা”(বড়ো আৰু ৰাভাষাৰ বিসেষ উল্লিখন সহ) on 28/02/2019
  • A special Lecture Delivered by Dr. Sumi Kalita on topic “সাম্প্রতিক প্রেক্ষাপটত বেজবৰুৱাৰ সাহিত্যৰাজিৰ ভূমিকা”
Achievements
  • NET
  • SLET
  • Ph.D.
PROJECT
Sl. NoTitle of the ProjectFunding AgencyAmount in Rs.Status
PROGRAME
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy
RESEARCH
Research GuidesResearch Area
Dr. Indira Boro
Dr. Phukan Chandra Basumatary
Dr. Bhoumik Chandra Baro
Dr. Bijitgiri Basumatary
Dr. Rupashree Hazowary
TEACHING STAFF

Dr. Indira Boro
Designation: Professor

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Indira Boro

Dr. Phukan Ch. Basumatary
Designation: Associate Professor.

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Phukan Ch. Basumatary

Dr. Bhoumik Ch. Baro
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Bhoumik Ch. Baro

Dr. Bijitgiri Basumatary
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Bijitgiri Basumatary

Mr. Baneswar Baro
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Baneswar Baro

Dr. Laishri Mahilary
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Laishri Mahilary

Dr. Rupashree Hazowary
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Rupashree Hazowary
NON TEACHING STAFF

Mr. Ringkhang Narzary
Designation: Chowkidar

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Ringkhang Narzary

Mr. Lwmsar Brahma
Designation: Sweeper

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DEPARTMENTAL ACTIVITIES
  • Organizes Lecture series
  • Celebrate Madhuram Baro Memorial Day
  • Seminar conducted in collaboration with Sahitya Academy
  • Three days theatre in education Workshop on acting for creativity, organized by national school of Drama, TIE (WING), Tripura in collaboration with ‘LWRGI’ theatre group and Department of Bodo, BU
Achievements
  • NET
  • SLET
  • Ph.D.
PROJECTS
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MISSION

To encourage unity and diversity at a time when the world is collapsing because of ideological conflict, The department creates an atmosphere of amity and fellow-feeling by pursuing the study of comparative literature and translational theories and practices, film and media research.

VISION

The department marches ahead with the conviction that the discipline is not just for the privileged section with bureaucratic bent of mind; it rather extends its patronage to all the English knowing people in a global atmosphere irrespective of caste, creed and religion. In Bodoland University, it acts as an interpreter, promoter and transformer, all rolled in one.

PROGRAME
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy
RESEARCH
Research GuidesResearch Area
Prof. P. K. Patra
Dr. Z. Khiangte
Dr. Chandrima Sen
Dr. Manab Medhi
Dr. P. Bhowmik
Dr. Debajyoti Biswas
TEACHING STAFF

Prof. P. K. Patra
Designation: Professor

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P.K.Patra

Mr. Rustam Brahma
Designation: Assistant Professor

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SRustam Brahma

Dr. Debajyoti Biswas
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Debajyoti Biswas

Dr. Manab Medhi
Designation: Assistant Professor

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 Manab Medhi

Dr. Z. Khiangte
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Z. Khiangte

Dr. P. Bhowmik
Designation: Assistant Professor

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P. Bhowmik

Dr. Chandrima Sen
Designation: Assistant Professor

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Chandrima Sen
NON TEACHING STAFF

Mr. Aden Brahma
Designation: Peon

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Aden Brahma
DEPARTMENTAL ACTIVITIES
  • Lecture Series on 28th March, 2018 by Prof. A. Karunakare, Professor of English, Osmania University, Hyderabad.
  • Lecture Series on 21st September, 2018 delivered by Prof. Bhagabat Nayak, Professor of English, Rajiv Gandhi Central University, Doimukh, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh.
  • Lecture Series on 20th November, 2018 delivered by Prof. Amit Bhattacharya, Professor of English, Gour Banga University, Malda, West Bengal.
  • Spring Plantation Programme on 6th April, 2018.
Achievements
  • NET
  • SLET
  • Ph.D.
PROJECTS
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