List of institutions of higher education in Assam

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Assam has the most wide-ranging networks of higher educational institutions in the whole of North-Eastern region of India.[citation needed] Presence of institutions like the National Institute of Technology, Silchar; Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati; and North East Institute of Science and Technology, Jorhat, helps to add stature to the higher education system of Assam.

Research Institutes[edit]

CPP-IPR Administrative building

Universities[edit]

In Assam there are two central universities, six state universities and three private university.

Renovated gate of Tezpur University
Renovated gate of Tezpur University, a central university established in 1994
Universities of Assam
University Location Type Established Specialization Sources
Assam Science & Technical University Guwahati State 2010 Engineering [1]
Assam Don Bosco University Guwahati Private 2009 General [2]
Assam University Silchar Central 1994 General [3]
Dibrugarh University Dibrugarh State 1965 General [4]
Gauhati University Guwahati State 1948 General [5]
Bodoland University Guwahati State 2009 General [6]
Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University Guwahati State 2007 Distance education [7]
Tezpur University Tezpur Central 1994 General [8]
Kaziranga University Jorhat Private 2011 General
Assam down town University[9] Guwahati Private 2010 General
Cotton College State University Guwahati State 1901 General
Sankardeva University of Health Sciences, Assam Guwahati State 2010 Health Sciences [10]

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Medical Colleges[edit]

Technology and Engineering Institutes[edit]

Colleges under Dibrugarh University[edit]

Colleges under Gauhati University[edit]

Colleges under Assam Agricultural University[edit]

  • College of Fisheries, (AAU), Raha, Nagaon
  • College of Agriculture, Jorhat
  • College of Home Science, Jorhat
  • College of Veterinary Science (C.V.Sc.), Khanapara
  • Biswanath College of Agriculture, Biswanath Chariali
  • Lakhimpur College of Veterinary Science (L.C.V.Sc.), North Lakhimpur

Colleges under self deemed universities[edit]

Institutes of National Importance[edit]

Institute funded and managed by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India[edit]

Management institutes[edit]

Architecture institutes[edit]

  • Guwahati College of Architecture, Guwahati
  • Royal School of Architecture, Betkuchi, Guwahati

Hotel Management Institute[edit]

Other Accredited Colleges[edit]

North Lakhimpur College

North Lakhimpur College at North Lakhimpur is an Autonomous College,[12] affiliated to Dibrugarh University. Notably, the first college from Assam to receive this status from UGC.

Law[edit]

List of Law Colleges Affiliated to Dibrugarh University

List of Law Colleges Affiliated to Gauhati University

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.astu.org.in
  2. ^ "Don Bosco University – Azara – Guwahati – History". dbuniversity.ac.in. Assam Don Bosco University. Retrieved 27 June 2011. 
  3. ^ "Assam University". aus.ac.in. Assam University. Retrieved 27 June 2011. 
  4. ^ "Dibrugarh University". dibru.ac.in. Dibrugarh University. Retrieved 14 December 2011. 
  5. ^ "H i s t o r y". gauhati.ac.in. Gauhati University. Retrieved 27 June 2011. 
  6. ^ . Bodoland University http://www.bodolanduniversity.ac.in.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. ^ "Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University". kkhsou.in. Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University. Retrieved 27 June 2011. 
  8. ^ "Welcome to Tezpur University". tezu.ernet.in. Tezpur University. Retrieved 27 June 2011. 
  9. ^ "Welcome to Assam Down Town University". Retrieved 7 December 2012. 
  10. ^ Government Ayurvedic College
  11. ^ Cotton College State University
  12. ^ http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=jun2113/state06

Engineering Colleges in Assam National Institute of Education And Information Technology, Barpeta