BUSINESS MATHEMATICS & STATISTICS
1. Mission of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics:
a) Impart Mathematical & Statistical knowledge and create Stastical & Mathematical consciousness by instilling awareness through learning and practice, thereby building a basic Mathematical & Statistical aware and socially responsible society.
b) To develop thinking and values of the students towards the society and to promote sound basis of commerce Education.
c) To Support the teaching and public service mission of the College.
2. Value Statements:
We are committed to the success of our students as they are our most valuable resource.
3. Objectives of the Department:
a) To create environments of learning for students to fully realize their potential and encourage innovative thinking.
b) To impart emphasis on learning by doing method through seminar, discussion etc.
c) To help the academically / mathematically disadvantaged students through the conduct of remedial classes on a regular basis.
d) To upgrade the departmental library.
4. Achievements So Far:
a) Opening of Mathematical and Statistics as General Subject from the session 1998-1999 for Commerce students.
b) Results of students have been improving year by year. Students of higher secondary are regularly getting encouraging marks in Commercial Mathematics and Statistics (CMS).
c) More than 150 students enrolled for the Major subjects in Semester and BMT is a compulsory subject to all Major student in the same.
d) Nearly 300 students are opted Business Statistics as common subject in B.Com 2nd semester every year.
e) Contributed actively in Common Departmental Journal for Commerce published in the session 2013-14.
5. History of the Department:
a) Dispur College was established in 1978, The College came into existence to meet the growing demand for higher education due to the shifting of the capital of Assam from Shillong to Dispur. During the tenure of Principal, Shri Reba Kanta Hazarika the college shifted to its present premises in 1987, at the foothill of Narakasur Hill near Ganeshguri Chariali, Dispur, in the heart of Guwahati City.
b) From the academic session 1991-92 the Commerce Stream was introduced at the Higher Secondary level in the morning shift to meet the demands of the students of the locality.
c) From the academic session 1994-95 the commerce stream was introduced at the degree level in the morning shift. G.U Permission to introduced TDC 1st Year in Commerce from 1994-95 EC Res No. 94/24/292(39) dt. 17.12.1994.
d) Major courses were introduced from the 1998-1999 session for all morning shift degree students. Statistics in a common paper for all commerce students in the B. Com 2nd semester.
e) Govt. Concurrence also received for TDC 1st. Year (General Course) in 2000; TDC 2nd Year (General Course) and TDC 3rd Year (General Course) and TDC 3rd Year (Gneneral Course) in 2001.
f) Major Courses are also introduced in Evening Shift from the session 2007-2008. Mathematics is a compulsory paper for all Major students in commerce stream of 1st Semester
g) From the session 2011-12, Due to increasing workload and decentralization of commerce stream, the Governing body of the College created four separate departments e.g. Dept. of Accountancy, Management, Finance & Mathematics in conformity with other affiliating colleges.
h) Gauhati University granted permission for TDC 1st Year Commerce (Major Course) in Subject – Finance, Accountancy and Management from the session 2011-12 Vide EC Res No. R/EC-02/2012/17 (B) (10) DAed – 28-03-2012. Mathematics is a compulsory paper for all major students & Statistics is a common paper for all commerce students.
6. Present Faculty Members (Personal Profile) :
Dr. Kumud Ch. Nath (HOD), Assistant Professor
M.Sc in Mathematics
a) Awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in 2012 by G.U under the Supervision of Dr. Tarini Kr. Dutta, Prof. & Ex-HOD of Deptt. of Mathematics, G.U.
Ph. D Topic – Certain Aspects of Spectra of Graphs.
(i) Publication of Research Papers:
On Singularity of Bicyclic Graphs.
(ii) Published in
i) Pasic Asian Journal of Mathematics, ISSN 0973-5240, Vol. 4 July-Dec (2010) Pp. 71-83.
ii) Grapha with zero determinant and construction of Graphs with zero determinant
iii) Internal Journal of mathematical Sciences and Engineering Application. ISSN 0973-9424 Vol. 4 No. 1 (2010) pp. 229-236
iv) On the Energy of Unicyclic Graphs.
v) Internal Journal of mathematical Research, ISSN 0976-5840 Vol. 4, No. 2 (2012) pp 115-124
7. Admission Process:
Students are admitted on overall merit basis for the general course, More then 150 students admitted in the subject Mathematics (BMT) Iin B.Com 1st Semester and this admission corresponds to 300 students in statistics paper in B. Com 2nd Semester.
8. Internal Assessment System:
Internal Assessment System is conducted through Unit Test according to the rules of University and Council. The method of assessing the students’ academic standing in order to provide enrichment are – by holding class tests, tutorial classes and question-answer session in general classes after every topic has been completed. Home assignments are given and group discussions are also conducted for self evaluations which are closely monitored by the Department.
9. Academic Counseling :
Students are always given internal academic counseling both inside and outside the classroom.
10. Facilities and Assets:
The department has its own library with around 100 numbers of books and reference books. These books are used by the students as text book and references.
11. Departmental and Individual Membership of Local, National and International Bodies / Associations:
A. Dr. Kumud Ch. Nath
a) Working as an Paper Setter, Examiner and Scrutinizer of G.U. and A.H.S.E.C.
b) Working as Member of Examination Committee for several years.
c) Member of I.Q.A.C. Sub-committee.
d) Member of Academic Committee.
e) Member of Centre Committee.
f) Assistant Officer In-charge of Examination Branch from 2012 to till date.
12. Class Distribution of the Department:
Class Distribution of the Department is done on the basis of the Master Routine of the College. The copies of class routine of the faculties are enclosed herewith
13. Enrollment and Results of the Department:
Enrollment and Results of the Department of Mathematics & Statistics for last three years are as follows:
B.COM (Mathematics & Statistics) Result:
Class No. of No. of students enrolled No. of students passed
Section 2011 2012 2013 2014 2011 2012 2013 2014
1st Sem 2
2nd Sem. 2
Higher Secondary Result –
Academic 2011 2012 2013 2014 2011 2012 2013 2014
Years Enrollment Result
Pass % in HS 132 141 150 150 94.1% 93.4% 91.2% 92.4%
14. Future Strategies:
a) To implement innovative methods of teaching,
b) To organize lectures by prominent personalities for the benefit of the students.
NAAC Peer Team visit to Dispur College, Ganeshguri, Dispur, Guwahati-6, Assam during 31st August 2015 to 2nd September 2015 for accreditation (Cycle-II).
VERIFICATION OF STUDENTS RECORDS
The College Authority will verify only the certificate issued by the College Authority on submission of hard copy of the document together with bank draft of Rs 100/- in favour of “Principal, Dispur College” payable at BOB, Dispur Branch, Guwahati and send to the college postal address. There should not be any communication through email or telephone.
Office of the Principal
Kamrip (M), Assam
All Guwahati Ridip Dutta Memorial Chords
Students from the College participated in All Guwahati Ridip Dutta Memorial Chords competition and won the 2nd prize on 26.10.2014.