The department of Hindi,R.G Baruah College is as old as the college itself. The department has started its journey from 15th July, 1978 and completed its Silver Jubilee year in 2003.The department was initiated by Sri Haldhar Talukdar, lecturer , Department of Hindi, Pragjyotish College as honourary lecturer till 1986. His dedicated and valuable service has given the Department a farm footing to establish its existence in the college as full fledged Department. Thecollege authority has appointed Dr. Ram Prasad Pradhan as part time lecturer in the year 1986.Dr. Pradhan hasjoined as full time lecturer in the year 1990. Thereafter Dr. Shanti Thapa, Associate Professor of the Department join in the year 1988. In this connection it will be worth mentioning that Dr. Shanti Thapa is a Sahitya Akademi Award winner in 2002 for translation section. Dr. Malabika Sarma has joined the Department in 1995. Presently she is the Head of the Department. Ms. Kashira Jahan has joined the Department in the year 2009. Now the department has four faculty members including Ms. Sunita Swargiary and Dr. Karabi Talukdar who has joined in the Department on 19/10/2020 and 07/12/2021 respectively.