Rupahi College, Nagaon was established in 1981 and was brought under Deficit Grant-in-aid system by the Government of Assam. The college is affiliated to Gauhati University and has been accredited by NAAC with C+ grade. The college developed as a single faculty Arts college with ten departments of studies, bringing under its fold both the H.S. & degree courses and has opened a PG center of correspondence studies of Gauhati University. The college has set up an internal quality assurance cell to ensure quality in teaching and administration.
The college has a well conceived plan of monitoring the progress of the students and offers special coaching to advanced learners depending upon the needs of the learners. The cherished aim of the college is educating the disadvantaged rural youth and specially the girls and women folk of the area getting a feel of the beckon light of higher education. Career oriented counseling and information is provided to the students and at the beginning of the session each department prepares its teaching plan.