One of the premier College of higher learning of Guwahati University. Started in 1964,the classes were first held in borrowed premises of the Mohurris' Training Institute at Chandmari with only seventy five students site at Bamunimaidan, Guwahati. It was not long before the yeoman's service provided by the college yielded results and with immense demand from the student community coupled with generous public response, the College was able to start a day section.
Having successfully overcome its teething problems GUWAHATI COLLEGE now stands as a full- fledged institution of higher learning equipped with the latest in educational technology. With financial assistance from the U.G.C. and the State Government, the College at present offers Higher Secondary and Degree Courses in three streams: Arts, Science and Commerce. The College is now regarded as one of the premier institutions of higher learning in the region with
strength of about one thousand five hundred students who are ably guided towards the achievement of their career goals by a highly qualified and experienced teaching staff.
Over the years the College has built up an impressive infrastructure. It includes a well-stocked Library with a Text- book section, Departmental Libraries, a Book Bank for needy students, educational aids, well- equipped laboratories and a vast playground. The College promotes organization of seminars, workshops and lectures, N.S.S. and N.C.C. and other co- curricular activities. Historical and objective facts aside, it is the academic track record that largely determines the success of a college.
In this aspect Guwahati College has been blessed with uniformly satisfactory results with marked improvement over the years. It is a matter of great pride for the College that students form its alumni have also excelled in the professional world. One of the greatest assets of the College is its unique location.