Northeast Adventist College

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Northeast Adventist College
Northeast Adventist College Campus.JPG
Motto Education for Eternity
Established 1941
Type Private
President B Renthlei
Admin. staff approx. 50
Students approx. 1,000
Location Jowai, Meghalaya, India
Campus Rural
Website [1]

Northeast Adventist College is a Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher learning near Jowai, India.[1] It is considered the church's flagship provider of higher education in Northeast India. The college has affiliations with NEHU, India.[2]

History[edit]

Northeast Adventist college was established by Pr. O.W Lange in 1941 at the present location. It was then called the Assam Training School. It was inaugurated in 1942 by Sir Robert Reid, the Governor of Assam.[3] When Meghalaya attained statehood in 1972, the name was changed to Adventist Training School (ATS). It served the people of East India and Northeast for many years as a Secondary School until it got upgraded to a Higher Secondary School in 1997, recognized by the Meghalaya Board of School Education (MBOSE). In 1999 this institution was affiliated to the North Eastern Hill University (NEHU).

Campus[edit]

Northeast Adventist College

The college is located on pine-wooded 89.94 acres of hills seven kilometers from Jowai town. The NH 44 passes just in front of the gate.

Degree Courses[edit]

The college offers education in the Arts stream in the College Section and Arts and Science Streams in the Higher Secondary section.[4]

Arts

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NORTHEAST ADVENTIST COLLEGE (C, AAA)". Seventh-day Adventist Online Yearbook. Retrieved 21 August 2012. 
  2. ^ "List of Colleges Affiliated to NEHU". NEHU. Retrieved 21 August 2012. 
  3. ^ Christo, Gerald J. "Thirteenth Sabbath Overflow Project Is Inaugurated". Southern Asia Tidings. Retrieved 21 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Departments". Northeast College. Retrieved 21 August 2012. 

Coordinates: 25°28′53″N 92°10′13″E / 25.4815°N 92.1703°E / 25.4815; 92.1703

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