Department of English

The Department of English has been an integral part of C.K.B.Commerce College, Jorhat since its inception in 1965. The College is affiliated to Dibrugarh University. For almost five decades, it has been playing a pivotal role in contributing to the academic and socio-cultural life of this part of Upper Assam. Mr. D.R. Gupta joined the college in 1966 as the first full- time teacher and founder Head of the Department. Mr. N.N. Sharma and Mr. P.K. Phookan joined as permanent Lecturers in 1972 and 1974 respectively. The former later joined Mariani College, and retired as its Principal, while the latter retired as Head, Department of English, CKB Commerce College, in 2004.

    Departmental Activities: The Department offers Business Communication and Alternative English classes for the B.Com students and English and Alternative English classes for H.S. Courses. Besides other college duties, the teachers of the department also contribute their services in taking BBA, IDOL, IGNOU and Remedial classes in the college premises. It further organizes workshops, seminars, special lectures, talks, etc. on literary as well as socially relevant issues.