About The Department
    The Department of English has existed since the very inception of Jagannath Barooah College. English was one of the subjects of the college when it was granted affiliation by the Calcutta University upto the Intermediate standard in 1931. There were fifteen (15) students of the first batch studying English as a subject and they passed successfully in 1933.
    Prof. Jajneswar Sarma was appointed as the founder teacher of the Department of English. It is a matter of pride for the Department of English that this founder-teacher of the Department went on to become the Principal of Nagaon College and the President of the prestigious ‘Asom Sahitya Sabha’. Over the years, the Department of English has been served by a galaxy of illustrious teachers, and has i