Department of Bodo

Departmental Profile

The Department of Bodo has been introduced in the year of 1998 in the erstwhile Kokrajhar Campus of Gauhati University, now Bodoland University, to cater to the needs of quality education in the field of Language, Literature and culture etc. It had an intake capacity of 30 seats. The intake capacity of P.G. Course has been increased from 30 to 50 seats. At Present, the Department is also offering Ph.D. course from the session 2013-2014.

Vision:To provide adequate knowledge on Bodo Language, Literature and Culture etc. with a vision to provide Quality Education.

Faculty Members and Staff

Associate Professor

Dr. Indira Boro, M.A., Ph.D
Head, Department of Bodo

Assistant Professors

Dr. Ismail Hussain, M.A., Ph.D
Mr. Baneswar Baro, M.A.
Mr. Bhoumik Ch. Baro, M.A.
Mr. Bijitgiri Basumatary M.A.

Guest Lecturer

Ms. Laishri Mahilary
Ms. Rupashree Hazowary

Office Staff

Mr.Albert Basumatary
Jr. Administrative Assistant
Mr.Ringkang Narzary

Programme/Course offered

  • M.A.(Two Year)
  • Ph.D

Eligibility for PG Courses

  • B.A. (in the 10 + 2 + 3 pattern) with Major/ Honours Course in the concerned subject.
  • B.A. (in the 10 + 2 + 3 pattern) with General/ Pass Course with 50% marks.

Research Area


Dr.Indira Boro
Head, Department of Bodo
Mobile: +919954280379