Rupahi College, Nagaon is only the premier institution of higher education of North Nagaon of Assam. This institution of higher education was established on 10th of August, 1981.
Department of Economics is one of the main departments of ‘Arts stream’ of the college. The department of Economics was started with the establishment of the college on 10th August, 1981. In initial period, the teaching staff of the department was Mr. Sanjit Kr. Chakraborty, Mr. Saidun Rahman, Dr. Ferdusi Begum, Mr. Umakanta Khanikar, Mr. Abdus Sabur Miah. Mrs. Mousumi Chakraborty joined the department in 1992 and has been continuing teaching service till today and Ms. Srijani Hazarika joined the department in 2021 and has been continuing teaching service till today.The date of affiliation and concurrence of the department were respectively 06/01/1986 and 05/06/1990. The department was permitted to start major classes in the year 1995-96 by the Gauhati University. The department offers programmes like higher secondary and undergraduate (B.A. Honours and Regular).