Community and College Information
Sankardeva Mahavidyalya was established at Pathalipaher in the Narayanpur Block of Lakhimpur District on 5th step 1982 on the hilltop besides NH-15 under the leadership of well known social worker late Bhandra Kumar Saikia, and many are the sacrifices made by dedicated local who steered its course through difficult and frustrating times. .Pathalipaher is Tribal sub-plan Area (TSP), bordering Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, the inhabitance are largely farmers and are basically agro-based multiple community.
Sanakardeva Mahavidyalaya often abbreviated as "SDM" was brought under deficit grant-in-aid by government of Assam on 01-03-1988 and presently the college has been provincialized. The college is affiliated to Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh, Assam; moreover, the college received 2(F) and 12 (B) affiliation from UGC. New Delhi. In 2004-05 the college has been accredited by NAAC and got Grade "B" The College provides under Graduates classes and affiliated to Dibrugarh University. In 2005 Krihna kanta Handique State Open University Study centre was established in the college campus having Post graduate and other under graduate courses under distance education