Since the inception of Pandu College in the year 1962, the deprtment of Assamese has been providing education in Higher Secondary and Degree Course. Being permitted by Gauhati University "honours" course in Assamese has been introduced in the year 1967-68.
The department is enriched with 5 qualified faculty members consisting 2 Ph.D. and 1 M.Phil holder teachers. The department is highly active in many academic activities.
Two years Post Graduate (Semester system) in Assamese under Gauhati University, has been introduced from the session 2012-13.