Message From The Principal

Welcome to Damdama College, Kamrup. First of all, I wish to express my gratitude to all the members of the college community for giving me the opportunity to serve the college. The college was established by the local community on the 9th of August, 1978, with an aim to provide higher education to the upcoming generations and to make them self-reliant as well as competent citizens of the nation. The College intends to translate this into reality through teaching, learning, evaluation, innovation, research and extension. The College pledges to enlighten the rural poor by making them aware of the global changes through education and co-curricular activities.

Damdama College

Damdama College was established on the 9th of August, 1978 in the temple town of Assam- Hajo. Set in the bustling locality of Kulhati, the college has evolved to be an institution of repute. The college has six full-fledged departments and enrolls not less than fifteen hundred students. The college sits on a campus of 44 bighas of land and is easily accessible by road. The nearest railway station is the Kamakhya railway junction at a distance of about 31 km. The nearest airport is Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi International airport at Borjhar which is about 38 km from the college. In its initial years, the College attracted a very good pool of teachers and scholars. Professor. Dr. Gobinda Ch. Deka, an eminent scientist along with late Professor Tarinikanta Bhattacharya who retired as Principal, Cotton College inaugurated the classes. Other renowned scholars of the area like Mr. Bankim Sarma, retired Principal, Damdama Higher Secondary School, and Mr.Promode Chandra Deva Sharma Shastri contributed to the growth of this institution as a center promoting a culture of democratic and liberal humanism.

Mission & Vision

The motto of our college is ‘Jnan Jyoti Diptam’ or knowledge is power. Here knowledge does not merely connote the accumulation of facts and information. It must add to the growth of creative and original thinking that may gradually bring about a positive transformation in one’s personality so as to prepare our students to establish themselves as conscious, responsible citizens capable of meeting the challenges of time and making the best of opportunities as they come in life.

Our vision is to plan for developing the college as an institution of excellence that would provide our students with the best of higher education and to make all possible efforts for upgrading of the college to the status of a full fledged multi-stream institution.