Jorhat College (Amalgamated)
Jorhat College (Amalgamated) is an Arts College of co-education. The name by itself commemorates the history of amalgamation of two different colleges, viz., Jorhat College and New Jorhat College. The amalgamation took place in 1970, but both of its constituents being established on 24th May in 1962, the College may now rightly claim to have completed 57 years of its existence. It is a unique institution specializing in the humanities, with the facility of Major Courses in as many as eight subjects, viz., Assamese, Economics. Education, English, History, Philosophy, Political Science, and Sociology. In the H.S. level besides the above subjects, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Geology, Statistics, and Maths are taught in Arts and Science Streams respectively. In addition, the College runs a computer literacy program for all students, besides conducting a self-financing course in computer application (DTP/OFFICE) and several other skill-based vocational courses from time to time.
The mission of the college is to improve quality to the level of excellence while not sacrificing quantity; i.e., the maximum number of student beneficiaries. In short, the mission of the college is to dedicate itself to the noble cause of development of an enlightened, socially committed academia with an accommodative, inclusive, liberal approach.