Dhemaji Commerce College, a premier institution of Higher Education with Commerce and Arts faculty was established in 1982 under the noble initiative and painstaking efforts of some leading and enlightened citizens and general public of Dhemaji. Initially it was started with the commerce stream only, and subsequently the Arts Stream was started in 1989. The college is affiliated to Dibrugarh University and registered under section 2 (f) and 12 (B) of UGC Act, 1956.
The College was taken over under deficit grants in Aid system by the Govt. of Assam in 25th March, 1998 and again it was brought under the system of provicialisation by the Govt. of Assam in 2005.
The College is located in a semi urban area of Dhemaji district in the eastern most corner of Assam. It is situated in the border of Assam and Arunachal and is surrounded by villages of tribal and backward communities. Ever since its inception the college has been engaged in imparting quality education. The college has now emerged as a full-fledged two faculty education institution with undergraduate departments. Besides this, the college has a centre for vocational studies and a centre for computer education with diploma and certificate courses. The college is striving to upgrade the quality education and is making every effort to maintain a good academic standard and carrying out extension activities as a part of its institutional social responsibility towards the society.
The main campus is comprises with 2.04 Acres of land. Besides the college has 2.48 Acres of land outside the main campus.
The present infrastructural facilities of the college comprises over 30 spacious classes, a women hostel, a central library with 28 (Twenty Eight Thousand) plus text and reference books and journals with 50,000+e books (INFLIBNET), one Auditorium, a canteen and separate common rooms for boys and girls.
The college has a separate departmental building where separate rooms for the faculty members and other departmental works including discussions etc. Each department of the college has maintained separate departmental libraries and help students by providing books. The Boys and Girls Common Room is provided with recreational facilities. The College has established a Network Resource Centre attached with the Computer Lab to provide the basic computer and internet facilities for the students. The college has been using the playground and sports facilities of District Stadium with an agreement with the District Sports Association which is located towards the south of the college at a walkable distance of half kilometer only.
The college faculty strength of the college is 37. In some subjects contractual teachers are also appointed.
The college is rendering its relentless services towards the all-round development of the students as well as the community as a whole.