Statutory declaration under section 4(1) (b) of the RTI act, 2005
Particulars of the Institution
Name of the Institution
Goalpara College (Higher Education Institution)
Year of Establishment
Agia Road, Goalpara-783101, Assam
Nature of the Institution
Recognised under section 2(f) and 12B of the UGC Act
Affiliated to Gauhati University and follows the CBCS curriculum of the University at the UG level.
Arts, Science and Commerce
Number of Departments
B.A., B.Sc and B.Com
Functions and Duties of the Institution
Goalpara College is a premier higher education institution committed to delivering quality education for all. The College is affiliated to Gauhati University and it adheres to all the academic curricula of the University at UG level. All the faculty members perform their teaching duties and other responsibilities with due diligence as per the norms prescribed in the UGC regulations.
Right to Information (RTI) and Information delivery system of the Institution
Goalpara College, being a Government funded public institution, is subject to RTI Act, 2005. To ensure transparency and accountability, the College has put in place a proper information delivery mechanism. One senior most faculty of the College acts as the Public Information Officer (PIO) of the College. The PIO receives all types of RTI applications. On receipt of an RTI application, the PIO registers the matter in the RTI log book and seeks information from the concerned department or section in the College, as the case may be. The PIO ensures the timely reply of the RTI queries. The college has so far received and replied satisfactorily to several such queries within the stipulated time.
Appellate Authority: Dr. Subhash Barman, Principal, Goalpara College
Public Information Officer: Dr Ranjit Choudhury, Associate Professor & Head, Department of Physics, Goalpara College
Contact Number of PIO: 9435801629
Office Assistant (Attached to the PIO): Wasim Rayhan Prodhani