NOWGONG GIRLS' COLLEGE :JOURNEY SINCE 1962
Nowgong Girls' College is a premiere institution of higher education for women in central Assam . It has been continuing its
glorious journey since 12'h September 1962. Established as Nowgong Women's College, this institution was later named as Lal
Chand Todi Girls' College and finally in 1968 it was renamed as Nowgong Girls' College. It has travelled a long way imparting
higher education to the aspiring girls students of Nagaon and adjoining districts. The college is affiliated to Gauhati University
and is included under section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956.
The college owes its existence to the inspired pioneering works and foresightedness of its prime mover and guiding spirit Late
Mahesh Chandra Dev Goswami (1917-1989), the founder principal and eminent educationist of Assam . Since its inception,
the college has flourished under the competent administra tion and able leadership of the following Principals: Late Mahesh
Chandra Dev Goswami (1962-80), Late Dr.Ratna Kanta Barua (1982-84), Sri BimalKumar Bora ( 1984-97), Sri Apurba
Sarma ( 1997-2002)and Dr.Ajanta Dutta Bordoloi (2004- 2015) .At present,Gautam Kr.Goswami is the Principal-in-Charge
of the college.
Making Nowgong Girls' College a Centre of Excellence for Women Education.
To provide higher education to girls.
To empower girls economically,socially,politically and psychologically.
To nurture and create women to be wor ld citizens.
To foster nexus of human values.
THE COLLEGE INSIGNIA
The college insignia symbolizes knowledge and propagates the time honoured teaching of the Aitareya Upanishad,'Charaiveti
Charaiveti' - 'Move on! Move on!
AN ENABLING ENVIRONMENT OF NOWGONG GIRLS' COLLEGE
The College Campus
The spraw ling campus of Nowgong Girls' College is on the bank of the sereneKolong River covering an area of 4.297 acres.Away
from the din and bustle of the town,the green surroundings and the fresh breeze from Kolong provide an ideal ambience for
academic pursuance. The campus comprises of class room buildings, three hostels, a two storeyed Library with spacious
reading rooms, an Administrative Block, a Seminar Hall, an Auditorium, two well equipped Computer Centres, an Examination
Hall, an Indoor Stadium and a Post Office. Construction of a new administrative building is going on with the
financialassistance from the Government of Assam.