Admission 2013 to MA (Assamese) at Handique Girls' College, Guwahati

Handique Girls' College has announced admission notifications for MA (Assamese) course for the academic year 2013- 2014. This article is all about eligibility criteria, application process, selection process, and Important dates related to the admission of MA (Arts & Science) for the session 2013-14.

The Handique Girls' College, one of the leading colleges for women in the region of Assam & North East has invited application for admission into the MA (Assamese) course for the academic year 2013. The MA course is under Gauhati University, Guwahati, Assam.

Handique Girls College, Guwahati

About Handique Girls' College:

Handique Girls' College is one of the leading and premier women's college of Assam & North East region. The college was established in the year 1939 in the premises of Panbazar Girls' High School. The college was started with the name "Guwahati Girls' College". It was the late Rajabala Das who's dedication towards women's education with the great support from late Radha Kanta Handique set up this college in its present campus in 1940. It got affiliation from Calcutta University in the same year. The college was named as Handique Girls' College after the name of late Radha Kanta Handique. Rajabala Das the first Principal of this college from 1939 to 1965. The present Principal of this college is Dr. Indira Bordoloi. Right now the college is affiliated under Gauhati University. The college is situated on the western bank of artificial pond Dighalipukhuri and in the heart of Guwahati city.

The various features of the Handique Girls' College are:

1. The Handique Girls' College is accredited by NAAC with B+ grade. In 2010 the college was re-accredited with a point of 2.87 out of 4 scores.

2. The Handique Girls' College was awarded with the status of the College with Potential for Excellence (CPE) by UGC.

3. The college has IGNOU centre, EDUSAT facility, very good infrastructures including well equipped lab, central computer centre, library, modern hostel facilities, canteen, playground, biotech hub, gymnasium, NCC & NSS and health card facilities for students and staffs.

4. The college has a very good placement record throughout the years.

Various other Courses offer by Handique Girls' College:

The college offers various courses as mentioned below:

1. Two year Higher Secondary or HS course in arts and science under AHSEC.

2. Three years TDC course in arts (BA) and in science (BSc) under Gauhati University.

3. Professional courses like 3 years BCA and 1 year PGDCA under Gauhati University.

4. Master of Arts in various subjects including the literature subjects Assamese & English.

5. Other Self financing courses like Yoga and Meditation (15 days), Personality Development & IT Skills (6 weeks).

Eligibility Criteria:

1. Admission will be purely on merit basis. There is a provision of scholarship also as per college rules.

2. The general candidates must secure 45% marks and reserved category candidates must secure 40% marks in the respective qualifying examinations to become eligible for the admission.

3. The reservation for SC/ST/OBC is as per Government rules and regulations.

Application Form:

The application form and prospectus can be obtained from the college office between 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM from 17 July 2013 by paying an amount of Rs. 300/- in cash at the cash counter. The filled in application form with all the documents must be submitted to the below mentioned address:

The Principal,
Handique Girls' College

Admission Process:

The admission will be purely on merit basis for the Master of Arts in Assamese that is MA (Assamese) and is governed by admission rules and regulations. The Reservation is also as per government rules & regulations. The candidate must produce the following original certificates at the time of admission:

1. The marksheet and admit card of the last qualifying examination.

2. Two copies of recent passport-size photograph.

3. Character certificate issued from the head of the institution last studied.

4. Caste certificate from the concerned authority if applicable.

5. Gap certificate if there is any gap between year of the passing of the qualifying examination and year of admission.

6. Anti Ragging – an undertaking from the candidate as well as from guardians in the prescribed format that the candidate will not involve in any kind of ragging and it has to be submitted at the time of admission.

Important Dates:

Date of issue of application form: 17 July 2013
Last date of submission of filled in form: 1 August 2013
Date of interview and admission: 6 August 2013
Commencement of classes: 16 August 2013

The interview and admission will start from 10:00 AM.

Contact Details:

Handique Girls College,
Dighali Pukhuri West ,
Phone: (0361) -2543793/9435198261

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Guest Author: binita das23 Dec 2015

Handique Girl's College is the best college in Guwahati. I am also a student from this college.

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