The department of political science was started in the college in 1961.At the early stage teaching of political science was confirmed to Degree, Pass course and pre University classes. Major cources was initiated in 1965.The first Head of the department was Prof. Puspa Kanta Bora who with three other lectures under him, was instrumental in bringing the department to its completion. Prof.P.K. Bora retired in 1996 and after his retirement Prof. Sahajananda Ojha took the charge of the department. Prof. S. Ojha , besides being a well-known sports organizer of Assam, was the member of the B.C.C.I. It is noteworthy, in the context, that he led the Indian cricket team to Pakistan in 1982 as Assistant Manager. Before his retirement in 2002, he had been the Principal –in-charge of the College for two years and presently he is the president of Governing body of college. Even though he retired, he is still associated with the college as adviser of the core committee of NAAC and member of the construction committee of the college and the College community remembers him with pride. The present incumbent H.O.D. is Prof. Sonaram Nath. The department so far produced a good member of honours graduates who have established themselves in various walks of life.
Presently there are four teachers in the Department. They maintain cordial relationship with the students. The Student never hesitates to approach the teacher whenever required. There is a Department Library in addition to the main Library.