The Institutes of higher education play a pivotal role in the development a nation. These institutes produce the human resources today as academician, planners, policy makers, scientists, technologists etc. who will lead the nation tomorrow. Thus, development of a country or region certainly depends on the growth and development of these institutions. In order to fulfill the objectives of higher education, Panigaon OPD College was established in the year 1984. The college is affiliated to Dibrugarh University.The College was reaccredited (2nd cycle) with 'B' Grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council in its assessment in the year 2016. Celebrating the silver jubilee in the year2009, it has already completed 36 years of its glorious existence extending the opportunity of higher education to the people of catchment area.
Presently the college has single Arts stream both in Higher Secondary and Degree level offering major in Assamese, English, Economics, Education, History, Political Science, Philosophy and Sociology. In order to create a student friendly and healthy academic environment, the college authority has always been trying to ensure the effective & regular classes in the college, maintenance of strict discipline, measures for continuous evaluation through class test, unit test and sessional examination, to make the students computer literate, skill development programme for self employment, career counseling initiatives etc. The college also offers learning facilities under distance education study centre of Dibrugarh University, KKHSOU study centre and study centre of Assam State Open School for higher secondary level. The college has good infrastructures with all indoor and outdoor games facilities. A multipurpose gym was also started recently with all important equipments. Weight lifting facilities are also available in the college. An aerobic centre and yoga centre was also there in the gymnasium building. Indoor stadium is equipped with badminton and table tennis facilities. Following the goal of pursuit of excellence, we have a strong dedication to take every possible step to make the institution one of the best institutes of the region. We are also committed to develop the students as productive assets to compete with challenges of changing world.
Dr. Suresh Dutta Principal