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Departmental Profile

Department of Mathematics started functioning in the year 1994. The Department offers M.Sc. , M.Phil. and PhD programmes in Mathematics. Academic activities of the Department apart from teaching and research include activities like organising seminars, conferences, workshops, Refresher Course, Winter Schools programmes etc. for serving teachers and students. The Departmental Library is sponsored by the National Board for Higher Mathematics (DAE), Mumbai. The Department is also sponsored by UGC (SAP) and DST (FIST). The academic programmes are managed by a competent core faculty and backed by updated syllabi and computer laboratory.

Courses Offered

Courses Offered Duration Number of Seats Program Course Structure
M.Sc.(by course work) Four Semester 46 M.Sc(Syllabus)
M.Phil   (by course work & dissertation)    
Ph.D. (by course work & research work)     IPP Coursework(Syllabus)  


Name Qualification Designation Area of Specialization Contact & Email ID
KARABI DUTTA CHOUDHURY, Ph.D. Professor Inventory Management (Operations Research), Computer Applications
SAMIRA BEHERA, M.Sc., P.BSc.DCA, M.Phil., Ph.D. Professor & HoD Numerical Analysis, Linear Algebra,
SANJIB SENGUPTA, M.Phil., Ph.D. Associate Professor MHD, Visco-elastic Fluids, Micro Fluidics , Nano Fluidics,Transport Phenomena, Computational Methods
NABENDU SEN,  Ph.D. Assistant Professor Operations Research, Mathematical Modelling, Multi-objective, Fuzzy Optimization, Inventory in Fuzzy Environment, GA
UDAY SHANKAR CHAKRABORTY,  Ph.D. Assistant Professor Non-commutative Rings, Topology
N. JIBAN SINGH,  M.Phil., Ph. D Assistant Professor Low dimensional Topology, Combinatorics, Topological dynamics
NABA KANTA SARMA,  M.Sc. Assistant Professor Algebraic Number Theory, Elliptic Curve
SUMIT SAHA,  Ph.D. Assistant Professor Pattern Recognition, Operations Research

Head of the Department

Prof. Samira Behera

 (03842)-270835 (O)


Alumni of the department of Mathematics of Assam University are now serving as faculty members / researchers in universities, colleges and research institutions in different parts of the country and also in several industrial organizations. Quite a few of the former students of the department have also qualified in competitive examinations like GATE, NET, JRF, GRE etc. and are pursuing research in India and abroad.