Tezpur University being a Central University strictly adheres to the guidelines of the Government of India as communicated by the MHRD and the UGC with respect to the uplift of the students and employees belonging to the SC/ST categories. To this end, the University has created an SC/ST Cell headed by a Liaison Officer drawn from the faculty. The day-to-day functioning of the SC/ST Cell is looked after by an Assistant Registrar. The Cell is also guided by an Advisory Committee.

The present Committee comprises the following members (w.e.f. 31/03/2015) :

1 Vice-Chancellor Chairperson (Ex-Officio)
2 Pro Vice-Chancellor Member (Ex-Officio)
3 Registrar Member (Ex-Officio)
4 Liaison Officer, SC/ST Member (Ex-Officio)
5 Dr. Rajeev K Doley, Director,Centre for Inclusive Development Member
6 Prof. Debabrata Das, Dept. Business Administration Member
7 Dr. Madhurima Goswami, Chandraprabha Centre for Women's Studies Member
8 Ms. Reetamoni Narzari, Dept. of English & Foreign Languages Member
9 Mr. Lankeswar Boro, Assistant Registrar, SC/ST Cell Member Secretary