Year of Establishment: 1944
Initially only pass course in History was introduced for students and later Honours course in History started from the session 1961-62. The department of History has founded "Historical Society of Nowgong College" in 2003 and published two Journals in 2003 and 2004. The Department of History has a "Historical Cultural Museum" of its own. It is worth mentioning that the post graduate programme in History has also been introduced in the department from academic session 2012-2013.