About Us – (Down Memory Lane)
The College has played a crucial role in promoting higher education in commerce in a vast area of the Central Assam region. The vast area of the college is that as the only full-fledged Commerce College of the districts of Nagaon, Morigaon and Autonomous districts of Karbi Anglong and North Cachar hills it has made commerce education available To the students of this industrially and otherwise backward region dominated by backward classes, scheduled castes, and tribes, religious and linguistic minorities by talking commerce education beyond urban areas to the doorstep of the rural mass.
We, at this institution, hope to shape the young generation, the majority of whom are coming from the underprivileged classes of an underdeveloped region, so that they will be prepared to accept responsibilities in the business world and at the same time mold them into disciplined, cultured and sociable human beings.
VISION AND MISSION OF THE COLLEGE
- To impart education particularly in commerce in three years degree course under Gauhati University and +2 Higher Secondary Programme under Assam Higher Secondary Education Council.
- To inculcate modern scientific outlook and secular values among the students.
- To build up good moral character and discipline among the students and provide facilities for extracurricular activities in art, culture, sports, athletics, social services etc.
To set high standards of excellence in imparting commerce education to produce competent graduates skill attitude and knowledge for successful handling of trade and industry and enable them to compete for all types of jobs in commercial, secretarial, administrative as well as teaching fields.
To work for the transformation of commerce education into business education with a view to provide greater flexibility and a broader perspective to cope with the growing complexities and rapidly changing the character of the business environment. To interweave commerce, management, and information technology into an integrated discipline and to provide students with the essential occupational background and technical knowledge so as to make them employment worthy or enable them to get self-employed and become effective agents of industrial and economic growth.
To serve as an effective instrument of development and change for the central Assam region and the state.
The college was affiliated to Guwahati University in 1989 and has been permanently affiliated in 2003. it is also included in sec 2(f) of UGC Act. 1956 on April’2006.
A PROFILE OF THE COLLEGE
Nagaon Gopinath Dev Goswami Commerce College is the only full-fledged institution of higher education in commerce, in the entire central Asom region. The college was started on the 24th of September, 1984 in the premises of Sankardev Natya Chora under the name of Nagaon Commerce College. It was renamed as Nagaon GNDG Commerce College. after the name of Late Gopinath Dev Goswami, an illustrious son of Nagaon and was shifted to its present site at Panigaon, Nagaon in 1991. The college owes its existence to the pioneering and tireless work of its founder President Late Ratnakanta Bora, Rtd. I.A.S. and the founder-principal Sjt Kamal Chandra Goswami and the generous donations of the family of Late Gopinath Dev Goswami. Starting with only 139 students in the year of its inception, the college has blossomed into a premier institution for commerce education with a sizable number of students in its rolls every year. The College with a dedicated teaching faculty and an efficient administrative staff under the guidance of an able principal makes a sincere attempt to prepare the students for a good career in commerce and industry and helps them build up character and personality as becoming of responsible citizens.