Barpeta Girls College, a pioneer women institution in the district of Barpeta was established in the year 1978 on 7th September.

The Department of Assamese (MIL) as compulsory subject was introduced from the very establishment of the college. The Department introduced Major in the year 2003-2004 along with ASL with satisfactory result till date.

Two of the faculty members namely A.Nath and Deepa Patgiri Das have got Ph.D registration under Gauhati University.