Bholanath College, Dhubri, is one of the premier Institutions of Higher Learning in Western Assam. It was with the initiative of LATE ZAHIRUL HOQUE, the then district magistrate (Deputy Commissioner) of the erstwhile Goalpara District accompanied by the pioneering and untiring efforts of some dedicated and learned personalities of Dhubri, specially of Lt. R.K.Bose backed by the financial assistance of ZAMINDER FAMILY of the Lakhipur estate that the college came to be formally inaugurated on the 16th August, 1946. Formerly it was affiliated to the Calcutta University. Later on it became one of the affiliated colleges of Gauhati University when the later come into being in 1948.
The College which started functioning from the present D.I. of School office was shifted to its present campus at Ward No.15 of Dhubri Town in 1960-61.The present campus is spread over a little more than 52 Bighas of land.
Sincere efforts are on for beautification of college campus with flower gardens. At present four flower gardens and one botanical garden contribute to the scenic beauty of the college campus.
The college has infrastrucal facilities for all departments with facilities of well equipped library & reading room, computer centre and internet connectivity.