Commerce

The Department of Commerce established in 1948 is a leading centre of higher learning and research in the North Eastern Region. The Department also caters to the academic needs beyond the region, with its renowned faculty and the quality of teaching and also publishes a peer-reviewed journal annually. Many of the alumni of the Department have been able to establish themselves in high positions in national and international organisations and in society. Presently, the Department runs three parallel programmes viz. PhD, MCom and Five Year Integrated MCom.

Our objective has been to imbibe high moral values in the students for character building, to infuse a sense of responsibility in them and to prepare them to excel in the competitive business world.

 

Some of our responsibilities are

  • To impart instructions to the under-graduate and post-graduate students offering commerce as a course of study.
  • To play a stewardship role by the faculty members in guiding and helping the sister universities specially located in N.E. Region.
  • To pursue research and investigation in the field of trade and commerce for policy formulation and implementation.
  • To develop the teachers through refresher course, orientation programme and other faculty development programme
  • To develop ready to be employed business professionals.
  • To develop business scientists, researchers and consultants.
  • To develop entrepreneurial education/skills.
  • To develop teachers with core business competencies
  • To develop HR to act as think-tank for business development related issues.
  • To develop holistic managers with interdisciplinary knowledge.
  • To develop business philosophers to propagate social responsibility.

Courses Offered

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Department of Commerce
Gauhati University, Guwahati 781014, Assam
Phone : +91-84739-98887
Email : commerce@gauhati.ac.in
Web   : gauhati.ac.in/commerce/commerce

Professor

Amrit Pal Singh
MCom (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)
Management
spamrit@gauhati.ac.in

Assistant Professor

Angana Borah
MCom (Gauhati)
Marketing
angana.borah@gauhati.ac.in

Professor

Aparajeeta Borkakoty
MCom (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)
Management
apara@gauhati.ac.in

Professor

Bhaskarjyoti Bora [ Dean of Faculty of Commerce ] Head of the Department
MCom (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)
Accounting
bhaskarjb@gauhati.ac.in

Assistant Professor

Bonosree Bhuyan
MCom (Gauhati)
Management (Integrated MCom)
bonosreebhuyan@gauhati.ac.in

Professor

Hem Chandra Gautam
MCom (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)
Accounting
hcgautam@gauhati.ac.in

Professor

Nayan Barua
MCom (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)
Management
nayan@gauhati.ac.in

Professor

Padma Lochan Hazarika
MSc (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati) MPhil (Gauhati)
Statistics and Economics
plhazarika@gauhati.ac.in

Associate Professor

Prasanta Sharma
MCom (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)
Accounting
prs@gauhati.ac.in

Associate Professor

Santosh Kumar Mahapatra
MCom (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)
Finance
skmahapatra@gauhati.ac.in

Professor

Sujit Sikidar
MCom (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)
Accounting and Finance
sujitsikidar@gauhati.ac.in