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).
Open Course Paper
||Number of Seats
||Programn Course Structure
|BVA(by course work)
|MVA(by course work)
|Ph.D. (by course & research work)
** - On study leave
|Name & Qualification
||Area of Specialization
||Contact & Email ID
Mate, BFA, PG Diploma.
||Applied Art, Printing Tech., Textile Print, Photography
|B. Ruma Sharma, Ph.D.
||Sculpture, Metal Casting
|Sivan G. MFA,Ph.D.
|Narendra T. MFA
|Nirmal Kanti Roy, MFA,Ph.D.
||Applied Art, Computer Graphics, Photography
|Saday Chandra Das, MFA,Ph.D
|Debashish Chakraborty, MFA,Ph.D
|Raj Kumar Mazinder, MFA,Ph.D
|Nilam Kumari, MFA,Ph.D
Kumar Vaidhya, MFA,Ph.D
|Ganesh Nandi, MFA,Ph.D
|Gautam Dutta, MFA
||firstname.lastname@example.org / 9435342636
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.