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The Self-evaluation of every department may be provided separately in about 3-4 pages avoiding repetition of the data.

  1. Name of the department                                       :   CHEMISTRY
  2. Year of establishment :   1978
  3. Names of Programmes / courses offered (UG, PG, M.Phil., Ph.D., Integrated Masters, Integrated Ph.D, etc)                                                :   UG
  4. Names of Interdisciplinary courses and the departments/units involved : Environmental Studies
  5. Annual/Semester/Coice based credit system (programme wise) : Semester system
  6. Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments : NIL
  7. Courses in collaboration with other universities, industries, foreign institutions,etc :  NIL
  8. Details of courses/ programmes discontinued (if any) with reasons : No discontinuation of any course.
  9. Number of Teaching posts
Associate Professors44
Assistant Professors


  1. Faculty profile with name, qualification, designation, specialization (D.Sc./D.Litt./Ph.D./M.Phil. etc.)


NameQualifica-tionDesignationSpecializationNo. of years of experienceNo. of Ph.D. students guided for the last 4 years
Dr N.C.SharmaM.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.Assoc.Prof.Organic Chemistry30 yrsNil
D.C.BorahM.Sc.Assoc.Prof.Inorganic Chemistry30 yrsNil
T.SaikiaM.Sc.Assoc.Prof.Organic Chemistry30 yrsNil
A.K.SaikiaM.Sc.,M.Phil.,Assoc.Prof.Physical Chemistry18 yrs.Nil


  1. List of senior visiting faculty : NIL
  2. Percentage of lectures delivered and practical classes handled (programme wise) by temporary faculty : Does not arise
  3. Student –Teacher ratio (programme wise) :  UG  25:1
  4. Number of academic support staff(technical) and administrative staff; sanctioned and filled :   NIL
  5. Qualifications of teaching faculty with D.Sc./D.Litt./Ph.D./M.Phil/ PG :

Ph.D.        :  1

M.Phil      :  1

PG            :   2


16 Number of faculty with ongoing projects from a)National  b)International

funding agencies and grants received      :   NIL

  • Departmental projects funded by DST-FIST,UGC,DBT,ICSSR, etc and total grants received :  NIL
  • Research Centre / facility recognized by the University : Nil
  • Publications :
  • Publications per faculty

*Number of  papers published in peer reviewed journals  (national/international) by faculty and students                   :   03

* Number of publications listed in International Database          :  Nil

*Monographs                                                                                            : Nil

*Chapter in books                                                                         : Nil

*Books edited                                                                                           : Nil

*Books with ISBN/ISSN numbers with details of publishers     : Nil

*Citation index                                                                                         : Nil

*SNIP                                                                                                       : Nil

*SJR                                                                                                          :Nil

* Impact factor                                                                                         : Nil

*h-index                                                                                                    : Nil

  1. Areas of consultancy and income generated                                    : Nil
  2. Faculty as members in
  3. a) National  Committees         : One of the faculty Dr N.C.Sharma is a Life Member of      Indian Science Congress Association

b)International Committees    :  Nil

  1. c) Editorial Boards : Nil


  1. Students projects
  2. a) Percentage of students who have done in-house projects including inter departmental /programme : All B.Sc. 6th semester students are required to do a project as a part of the
  3. b) Percentage of students placed for projects in organizations outside the institution i.e. in Research laboratories/industry/other agencies: Nil
  4. Awards / Recognitions received by faculty and students :   Nil
  5. List of eminent academicians and scientists / visitors to the department : No eminent visitor.
  6. Seminars/conferences /workshops organized & the source of funding.
  7. a) National           : Nil
  8. b) International : Nil
  9. Student profile programme / course wise
Name of the course/programmeYearApplications receivedSelectedEnrolledPass precentage


  1. Diversity of students
Name of the


% of students from the same state% of students from other state% of students from abroad
Higher Secondary10000


  1. How many students have cleared national and state competitive examinations

such as NET,GATE, Civil Services, Defence Services, ets.?     : Data not available.

  1. Student progression
Student progressionAgainst % enrolled
UG to PG20%

a)      Campus selection

b)      Other than campus recruitment



Data not available

Enterpreneurship/Self employmentData not available


  1. Details of Infrastructural facilities :
  2. a) Library :    There is a Departmental library besides the                                                                                   Central library of the college.
  3. Internet facility for Staff and students :     Available at the Central library for

Staff and students.

  1. Class rooms with ICT facility :  No room with ICT facility available

exclusively for the department. However,

rooms with such facility in the college may be

used  by the department.

  1. Laboratories                                :   There is one laboratory of the department.


  1. Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university,

government or other agencies  :

  1. Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops /

seminars) with external experts          :    No such programme with external

experts  held so far.

  1. Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning :

(i)Molecular models are used where necessary.

34.Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility(ISR) and Extension activities :

(i) Students and teachers participate in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan .

(ii) Participation in Environmental Awareness programmes

(iii) Participation in Workshop on Pure Drinking Water.

35.SWOC analysis of the department and future plans :

(a) Strength :     (i) All the teachers are well qualified and dedicated. They are

willing to give their best for the betterment of the


(b) Weakness :  (i)Insufficient  number of faculty members.

(ii) Laboratory is not spacious enough to accommodate


(iii) Lack of required number of equipments etc.

(iv) Poor quality of students.

(c )Opportunities :  Majuli College being the only science college in the entire

district there is ample scope to develop the college vis a vis

the Department of Chemistry into a full fledged one.

(d) Challenges  :   Most of the students belong to poor families and some

cannot afford to buy even the necessary text books. The

students belonging  to farmer families sometimes have to

abstain from classes to help their respective families in

agricultural work. Thus, student absenteeism  is a challenge

for us.

Dulal Chandra Borah, M.Sc.

Designation: Assistant Professor

Phone No: 9435835025

Ajit Saikia, M.Sc., M.Phil.

Designation: Associate Professor

Phone No: 9401069476