About Bodo Department

The Bodo Department of Cotton College came into being on 21st of November 1994. The Cotton College Students’ Union and the Bodo Literary Society played a Positive role in opening up the Department. Sri BirupakshaGiriBasumatary took over charge as the first faculty member of the Department. The first batches of the HS and Degree classes started with only 02 and 05 students respectively.

        Meanwhile, the Cotton College was upgraded to Cotton University vide an Act passed by the Assam Legislative Assembly in June, 2017. It was a great boost to the Bodo Department as well. In keeping with this, the University authorities decided to start the PG Programmes in the Department from the academic session 2018-2019. Accordingly, the 1st semester PG classes started with an enrolment of 22 students since August,2018.