We are one of the largest, most diverse College in the State with over 1500 students in Assam, and with a honour of Grade-'A' [CGPA - 3.13] by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
Sibsagar College was established in 1947, coinciding with independence, upholding the aura of that awakening and has traverses a long way since then. Over the years it has cherished a proud tradition of possessing respourceful and accomplished faculty members and an impressive record of academic output.
Established in 1947 and situated in an enviable and scenic ambience and characterised by profound historical significance which still reverberates and resonates, Sibsagar College, Joysagar has traversed a distance of about seven decades and in the process has accomplished many a milestone vis-a-vis Higher Education in this part of the region with much more yet to be achieved.
We, at Sibsagar College, Joysagar endeavour to impart futuristic basis education in Science and Humanities and instill in our students admirable high patterns of discipline through our dedicated staff who are determined to set global standards, making our students educationally superior and ethically strong,
who in turn shall improve the quality of life of the society, of the country and of the human race as a whole.
Our mission is to educate students from all over the country including those from the local and rural areas, and from other countries too, so that they become enlightened individuals,
improving the living standards of their families, the society, the state and the country they belong to. The College fraternity will provide individual attention, quality education and deep sense of discipline. They will induce sense of belonging to the institute and to the country and will take care of character building.
An institution of higher learning has three key responsibilities to its students, to causes of knowledge and towards society. The Sibsagar College carries forward its roles and responsibilities seriously. To its students this institute is not just an institute of learning but a moulding centre where their character and values are shaped. As a premier academic institute the role of Sibsagar College transcends’ conventionality. Finally, the humble steps that Sibsagar College takes further the larger goal of the society. It has been an exciting journey over the last sixty years and continues to be a promising one with new prospects.
We, at Sibsagar College, aspire to establish a system of Quality Assurance which would on a continuous basis evaluate and monitor the quality of education and training imparted at the institute, improve the teaching learning process and, ultimately, develop the institute as a Centre of Excellence.
Sibsagar College, a premier seat of higher education in this part of the state, is situated at Joysagar beside the historic tank which stands testimony to the hallowed memory of Sati Joymati, the Ahom Queen of the 17th century. This college is located amidst a picturesque atmosphere, about 5 km south-west of Sivasagar Town, quite away from the din and bustle of town-life. It was established in 1947, coinciding with independence, upholding the aura of that awakening and has traverses a long way since then. Over the years it has cherished a proud tradition of possessing respourceful and accomplished faculty members and an impressive record of academic output. A posse of patriots and statesmen were its architects, some of whose names have come to be indelibly stamped in the annals of Asom. Their selfless and unflinching commitment had ushered in a rich heritage to this College. Special mention may be made of the founder Principal, Padmadhar Chaliha and his successor aho happened to be his son Paragdhar Chaliha. Initially, the college began with 86 students and 7 staff members at a hall in Sivasagar town. In 1952 it was moved to its present location where infrastructural expanse began to emerge, through the magnanimity of many of its cluster of patrons. It was initially affiliated to Gauhati University. In 1965, its affiliation was transferred from Gauhati University to Dibrugarh University as soon as the latter was founded. Its motto as printed in Assamese ' ' on the emblem stresses its mission, i.e. 'quest for light'.