Assam University Silchar

Information About Assam University Silchar

Assam University came into existence through Assam ( Central ) University Act, 1989 ( Act. No. XIII ). It was established in 1994,since then the Assam University is steadily becoming an excellent centre of learning.

The campus, situated in Dargakona, about 20 kms from Silchar, is set amid sprawling hillocks, a typical landscape in the North East. The campus in an area of 600 acres surrounded by lakes and mountains provides an ideal environment for academic pursuit.

Drawing its 230 plus faculty from many disciplines, from all over the country, the Assam University sustains a multidisciplinary approach to higher education.

The Assam University has nine Schools on major disciplines. They are Social Sciences, Humanities, Languages, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Information Sciences, Management Studies and Technology. There are 29 Departments under these nine Schools.

The Assam University is situated in South Assam, bordering Bangladesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Maghalaya, and Nagaland. The Barak river flows across this region known as Barak valley.

The valley has a rich tradition of art, literature, culture and education. It has contributed a large number of eminent personalities to the nation in the fields of science, education, arts and many others. This historical heritage has given the place a strong foundation for the development of a Centre of Excellence in higher education.

The five districts under the jurisdiction of Assam University have as many as 53 Colleges, which speak of the depth of the intellectual and educational interests in the region.

The Assam University has gradually started attracting students from the neighboring states. The Assam University is set to become a full – fledged residential University in near future creating a better environment for learning and research activities.

Assam University is a teaching – cum – affiliating University. The objectives of the Assam University are to “disseminate and advance knowledge by providing instructional and research facilities in such branches of learning as it may deem fit and by examples of its corporate life to make provisions for integrated courses in humanities, natural and physical sciences and social sciences in the educational programs of the Assam University; to take appropriate measure for promoting inter – disciplinary studies and research in the Assam University; to educate and train manpower for development of the state of Assam; and to pay special attention to the improvement of the social and economic conditions and welfare of the people of that state, their intellectual, academic and cultural development.”

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Assam University Silchar Courses, Departments

I. School of Environmental Sciences

1. Department of Ecology & Environmental Science

  • MSc ( Master of Science )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )
  • Diploma Course :Science
  • PG  Diploma Course :Telecom Management

2. Department of Earth Sciences

  • MSc Courses :Applied Geology

II. School of Life Sciences

1. Department of Biotechnology

  • MSc ( Master of Science )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PG Diploma Course :Marketing Management
  • PhD Courses :Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Immunology, Geonomics, Microbial Diversity, Plant Biotechnology.

2. Department of Life Science & Bioinformatics

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil  ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

3. Department of Microbiology

  • MSc ( Master of Science )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

III. School of Languages

1. Department of Arabic

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

2. Department of Bengali

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil  ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

3. Department of English

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil  ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

4. Department of French

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • Certificate of Proficiency Course :French
  • Diploma of Proficiency Course :French

5. Department of Hindi

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

6. Diploma in Hindi Literature

7. Department of Linguistics

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

8. Department of Manipuri

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

9.Department of Sanskrit

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD Diploma Course :Sanskrit Literature

IV. School of Humanities

1. Department of Education

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MEd ( Master of Education )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

2. Department of Fine Arts

  • BVA ( Bachelor of Visual Arts )
  • MVA ( Master of Visual Arts )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

3. Department of Philosophy

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )
  • DLitt ( Doctor of Literature )

V. School of Management Studies

1. Department of Business Administration

  • Master of Business Administration with specialization:Information Technology Management, Retail Management, HR, Marketing, Finance.
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

2. Department of Commerce

  • MCom ( Master of Commerce )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )
  • Post Graduate Diploma Course :Marketing Management

VI. School of Social Sciences

1. Department of Economics

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )
  • DLitt ( Doctor of Literature )  / DSc ( Doctor of Science )

2. Department of History

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

3. Department of Law

  • Integrated Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Law

4. Department of Political Science

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )
  • Integrated Pre PhD

5. Department of Social Work

  • MSW ( Master of Social Work )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

6. Department of Sociology

  • MA ( Master of Arts )
  • MPhil ( ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

VII. School of Information Sciences

1. Department of Mass Communication

  • Master of Mass Communication
  • Integrated MPhil & PhD in mass communication
  • DLitt ( Doctor of Literacy )

2. Department of Library & Information Sciences

  • Master of Library & Information Sciences

VIII. School of Physical Sciences

1. Department of Chemistry

  • MSc ( Master of Science )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • Pre PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

2. Department of Computer Science

  • MSc ( Master of Science )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

3. Department of Mathematics

  • MSc ( Master of Science )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )
  • DSc ( Doctor of Science )

4. Department of Physics

  • MSc ( Master of Science )
  • MPhil ( Master of Philosophy )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )
  • DSc ( Doctor of Science )

IX. School of Technology

1. Department of Agricultural Engineering

  • BTech ( Bachelor of Technology )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

2. Department of Information Technology

  • BTech ( Bachelor of Technology )
  • MTech ( Master of Technology )
  • PhD ( Doctor of Philosophy )

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Affiliated Colleges in  Assam University Silchar

Administrative OfficeKC Tech Campus
Registered Office,
40, G.S.T Road,
St. Thomas Mount,
Chennai - 600 016 ( India ),
Phone No. : + 91 - 44 - 2234 1389 / 2234 2508,
Fax : + 91 - 44 - 2234 2170,
Email : hetc@vsnl.com
KCG Nagar, Rajiv Gandhi Salai,
Karapakkam,
Chennai - 600 097,
Tamil Nadu, India,
Phone No. : + 91 - 44 - 24503232 / 2450 3140,
Fax : + 91 - 44 - 2450 2898,
Email : principal@kcgcollege.com

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Assam University Contact Us Silchar

Assam University,
Silchar – 788 011,
Assam, India,
Phone No : 91 – 03842 – 270801,
Fax :   91 – 03842 – 270802, 91 – 03842 – 270849,
Email : auliba@sancharnet.in, asokesen@sancharnet.in,
Website : www.aus.ac.in.
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