The Department of Bodo came into existence in 1994. As academic programme HS and UG course have been introduced since the inception of the department. Sri Birupaksha Giri Basumatary is the founder teacher of the department. The PG course in Bodo has been introduced in 2018. The Department looks forward to the interdisciplinary concept of teaching which is focused in the course curriculum. Respect to own identity, culture, language and literature; the global perspective is the basic motto of the course curriculum. The Department has an effort to establish the centre for ethnic studies in the near future. The vision and mission will be an impetus to the teaching-learning and research activities.