The Department of Visual Arts was established in 1996. Assam University is the first among the North Eastern Universities to offer four year BVA (2 semester foundation + 6 semester specialization) in Applied Arts, Painting & Sculpture. The department has developed its audio-visual facilities for class room teaching. The Department along with the task of documentation of folk art, is also trying to train the student in the field of New Media art, Installation, Digital Art, Video Art etc. to compete with the contemporary art scenario. The Department also have UGC sanctioned “Special Assistance Programme” (DRS).
|Courses Offered||Duration||Number of Seats||Programn Course Structure||Timetable|
|BVA(by course work)||Eight Semesters||40||BVA Syllabus|
|MVA(by course work)||Four Semesters||40||MVA Syllabus|
|Ph.D. (by course & research work)|
|Name & Qualification||Designation||Area of Specialization||Contact & Email ID|
Mate, BFA, PG Diploma.
|Professor||Applied Art, Printing Tech., Textile Print, Photographyemail@example.com|
|B. Ruma Sharma, Ph.D.||Professor||Sculpture, Metal Castingfirstname.lastname@example.org
|Sivan G. MFA,Ph.D.||Professor||Painting, Graphicsemail@example.com
|Narendra T. MFA||Associate Professor||Painting, Muralfirstname.lastname@example.org
|Nirmal Kanti Roy, MFA,Ph.D.||Associate Professor||Applied Art, Computer Graphics, Photographyemail@example.com
|Abhibrata Chakraborty, MFA,Ph.D.||Associate Professor||Paintingfirstname.lastname@example.org
|**Somaditya Dutta, MFA||Assistant Professor||Sculptureemail@example.com
|Saday Chandra Das, MFA,Ph.D||Assistant Professor||Paintingfirstname.lastname@example.org
|Debashish Chakraborty, MFA,Ph.D||Assistant Professor||Applied Artemail@example.com
|Raj Kumar Mazinder, MFA,Ph.D||Assistant Professor||Graphic Artsfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Nilam Kumari, MFA,Ph.D||Assistant Professor||Sculptureemail@example.com|
Kumar Vaidhya, MFA,Ph.D
|Ganesh Nandi, MFA,Ph.D||Assistant Professor||Sculpturefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Gautam Dutta, MFA||Assistant Professor||Applied Artemail@example.com / 9435342636|
** On Study Leave
Head of Department
Dr. B. Ruma Sharma
Students passed out from the Department of Fine Arts, Assam University have been absorbed by :
- 1. Reputed Institutions/ Universities/ Colleges/ Govt. Institutions
- 2. Industrial and Advertising organizations in different parts of the country.
- 3. Film Industry/ Electronic and IT industry
- 4. As Professional Artists in different parts of Country
- 5. Are self employed as printers and publishers
- 6. As Animation Artists.