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Departmental Profile

The Department of Commerce was one of the first six departments of Assam University which started functioning in July 1994. The Department offers Master of Commerce (M.Com), P. G. Diploma in Marketing Management (self-Financed), M.Phil, and Ph.D. Programmes in its curriculum. The thrust of the teaching and research in the department is one of developing capabilities among the students for analyzing contemporary business scenario so as to be able to make correct and timely business decisions. The department has laid special focus on Entrepreneurship and Small Business studies. The offered ranges of specialization cover such areas as Finance, Accounting and Taxation,  Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Human Resource Management among others.


  • To build up quality of human resource by hard work and perfection with originality.


  • To contribute through the pursuit of excellence in teaching and other innovative academic endeavors pertaining to commerce education and research to the process of developing capable and dynamic human resources and thereby to the intellectual, economic and socio – cultural development of the nation in general and north east India in particular.

Courses Offered

Courses Offered Duration Number of Seats
M.Com (By Course Work & Dissertation) Four Semester 81
M.Phil (By Course Work & Dissertation) As per vacancy
Ph.D. (By Course Work and Research Work) As per vacancy
D.Litt. (By Research Work)
PGDMM (Self-Financed)

(By Course Work & Dissertation)

Two Semester 20


Name & Qualification Designation Area of Specialization Contact & Email ID
Parag Shil   M.Com, PGDMM, M.Phil, Ph.D, Post-Doc (USA) Professor Marketing,

Accounting & Finance




Soumendra Bhattacharjee M.Com,M.Phil,Ph.D Associate Professor Human Resource Management soumendrab70@gmail.com


9830419253 / 8777302493

Chandra Das    M.Com., M. Phil, PhD
Assistant Professor Accounting & Finance ramchandra3112@gmail.com


Kingshuk Adhikari,  M.Com, M.Phil,Ph.D. Assistant Professor Finance & Marketing adhikari.au@gmail.com


Soma Roy Dey Choudhury,    M.Com, M.Phil., Ph.D. Assistant Professor Accounting & Entrepreneurship srdc26@gmail.com


A. S. Yasro,  M.Com, Ph.D Assistant Professor Marketing & HRM asyarso@gmail.com


Rajat Sharmacharjee,  M.Com, PhD Assistant Professor Accounting & Finance rajatau@rediffmail.com


Pranesh Debnath, M.Com., Ph.D. Assistant Professor Accounting & Finance praneshdebnath@gmail.com


Head of the Department

Prof. Parag Shil


List of HODs

List of Ex-Faculty

List of Gold Medalists


A good number of passed out students are now employed as teachers in colleges, universities and other educational institutions. Also many of the students have found placements in industrial and service organisations with in and outside North East India.