Jagannath Barooah College popularly knowns as JB College is in Jorhat Assam and its foundation dates back to 1930. The most celebrated college called Jorhat College during the earlier formation but later, changed to Jagannath Barooah College who was the first graduate of the Upper Assam region. The College is affiliated to Dibrugarh University and accredited by NAAC. In the year 2005, the college celebrated their Platinum Jubilee and in 20111 awarded the ‘A’ grade based on their performance in field of education gaining the status of “College with Potential of Excellence” award from UGC.
Late Murulidhar Barooah, the grand-son of Jagannath Barooah donated the land and its founder principal was Prof. Krishna Kanta Handique, world renowned Orientalist along with other renowned teachers
Dibrugarh University, Assam
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Nearest Metropolitan City
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Academics at Jagannath Barooah College, Jorhat, Assam
No of courses running
Undergraduate Course: 7
Post Graduate Course: 8
Diploma Post Graduation/ Sponsored Career Oriented Course: 4
Study Abroad prospects available
Research Grants available
Yes/No (it depends)
Industrial Training & Collaboration
With the starting of their three-year degree program in Bachelor of Computer Application, they have initiated an industrial training bodies their vocational courses. They offer on year career oriented courses in Pharmacy, Chemistry, hardware Application and lots more. The pristine education center has achieved excellence for their great environment is working hard to find a placement cell for their student’s upliftment.
At present, they do not have any placement statistics, as they are the general courses college offering pristine and prime education with vocational courses. They will soon open their placement cell.
Why to take Admission at Jagannath Barooah College
Pristine Education Center – It is considered as one of the best and pristine education center in the Upper Assam region where many renowned people have studied including then CM Tarun Gogoi
Quality Infrastructure - The UGC has approved them with ‘A’ category along with NAAC accreditation, thus contributing large in the field of education.
Basic Amenities are Crystal Clear – One of the acclaimed colleges has facilities and amenities all straight and won to action. They make sure that their students do not face any problem in receiving their formal education. Great care and excellent review system is their unmatched advantages.