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 brought under deficit Grants in Aid system by the Govt. of Assam on 25th March, 1998. It was brought under the system of provicialisation by the Govt. of Assam in 2005. The College is located in the eastern most corner of Assam in the border of Assam and Arunachal and is surrounded by villages of tribal and backward communities. The college is Surrounded by a quiet green natural surroundings in the District of Dhemaji on the Railway Station Road. It is about 2 km. away from Dhemaji town and can be conveniently accessed by rickshaw or motor vehicles. From Dhemaji Railway station the institute is about half a kilometer away.
Ever since its inception the college has been engaged in imparting quality education. The college has now emerged as a full-fledged institution with undergraduate departments of Arts & Commerce. Besides, the college has a centre for Vocational Studies and a Centre for Computer Education with Diploma and Certificate courses. The institute is offering a number of PG, UG and Certificate courses under IGNOU. The college is striving to upgrade the quality of 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 spread over 5.07 acres of land, in addition to 5.60 acres of land outside the main campus. The present infrastructural facilities of the college comprises over 27 spacious classes, with 04 ICT rooms, a women hostel, a central library with nearly twenty eight thousand text and reference books and journals with 50,000+e books (INFLIBNET). The Auditorium accomodate one thousand people, and one fifty people can take in discussion in the conference hall. There is a canteen and separate common rooms for boys and girls with toilet and urinal facilities. The college has a separate departmental building. All the departments of the college are maintaining separate library to help students with books. 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 walk able distance of half kilometer only. The College has also a mini gymkhana attached with the boys Common Room with multi-gym and other facilities. The 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.