Central Computer Lab:
The Central Computer Laboratory caters to the needs of the students of degree programmes who have practical papers on computer applications. The Centre is also used for in-house training of the faculty on rotational basis. With Broadband internet facilities the CCB is all set to be LAN compliant once the fast going automation process in Central Library, administrative wing and academic departments is given final touch.
Central Instrumentation Laboratory:
Institutional level Biotech Hub (IBT Hub), sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India (DBT) with a Biotechnology Laboratory with basic set of sophisticated instruments is being established in the College for promotion of Biotechnology. The IBT Hub will function under Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) and will be guided by North-eastern Region Biotechnology Programme Management Cell (NER-BPMC). The Hub will conduct Biotechnology awareness programme, training, workshops etc. for learners at different levels.
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*Establishment of Biotech Hubs for the North Eastern States: *(Source: DBT, India)
A Biotech Hub Scheme was initiated during the year 2010-11 with the broad purpose of promotion of education and research in Biology / Life Science/Biotechnology. Institutes / Colleges / Universities of higher education of the North Eastern Region of India offering undergraduate and/or postgraduate courses in any branch of Biology / Life Science / Biotechnology / Environmental Science / Chemistry / Physics / Computer Science / Biomedical Sciences / Agri / Veterinary Sciences for 3 years are supported to establish/upgrade a basic biotechnology lab, develop a bioinformatics centre, avail biotechnology e-journal, support for organizing training for teachers etc. During the year 2010-11, 6 State Level and 34 Institutional Level Biotech Hubs were established academic and research institutions in the North Eastern Region. Biotech Hub Co-ordinator Meeting held in Gangtok, Sikkim on 19-20 April, 2012 These facilities will impart research insight among the budding science students at their formative stage of science education (UG / PG level) and research career (PhD level). So far 92 Colleges / universities / Institutes have been sanctioned institutional level biotech hubs.
The Biotech Hub Scheme provides following facilities to the grantee institutes/universities:
I. A biotechnology lab with a basic set of equipment.
II. A bioinformatics centre with at least 5 computers and internet connectivity.
III. Access to e-journals in biotechnology.
IV. Recurring budget for chemicals, glassware and internet connectivity.
V. Support for training and workshops for teachers.
VI. Travel support for conferences and training in India.
VII. Student fellowship etc.
The College has a well furnished wet canteen which remains open during class hours and examination days throughout the year. The statutory canteen committee keeps vigil on the service quality, quantity and quality of the edible staff and beverages sold in the canteen. There is also a canteen for table stationery items and photostation facilities at concessional rates. Cachar College Employees' Thrift and Amenities Cooperative Limited maintains a temporary sale outlet during and after admission days. Students are required to buy cloth pieces for college uniform from this outlet. This arrangement has been made with twin purpose. First, exact shade of the prescribed uniform colours can be ensured as hundred per cent students procure their cloth from the same source. Second, students get the cloth pieces at cheaper than competitive prices.
Distance and Open Learning Centre (KKHSOU Study Centre):
Coordinator: Mr. Ratan Kumar Das
Department of Commerce
Regional Centre, Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University (KKHSOU):
Assistant Regional Director: Dr. Biswajit Purkayastha
Associate Professor & Head
Department of Physics
There is also a canteen for table stationery items and to provide photocopy facilities at concessional rates.
Govt. Scholarships like National Scholarships, SC/ST/OBC scholarships and any other public schemes of financial aids are processed at the College office. Students securing highest marks in Arts, Science and Commerce subjects at College / University / Council examinations receive cash awards and certificates under the aeigis of the Aid and Award Committee. Of late two more prestigious awards have been instituted. Soumyajit Guha Merit Award in Bengali goes to top scorer in Bengali Honours in the College. Soumyajit Guha Excellence Award in Economics goes to the best performer in Economics Honours under Assam University.
Aid and Awards:
The College has a statutory Aid and Award Committee which monitors the mechanism of providing aids to the poor and awards to the meritorious students. Besides, the College office has a separate scholarship window. Govt. Scholarships like National Scholarships, SC/ST/OBC scholarships and any other public schemes of financial aids are processed at the College office. Students securing highest marks in Arts, Science and Commerce subjects at College / University /Council examinations receive, cash awards and certificates under the aegis of the Aid and Award Committee. Of late two more prestigious awards have been instituted. Soumyajit Guha Merit Award in Bengali goes to top scorer in Bengali Honours in the College. Soumyajit Guha Excellence Award in Economics goes to the best performer in Economics Honours under Assam University, Silchar.