Assam Women's University

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Assam Women's University
Assam Women's University logo.jpg
Type Public
Established 2013
Location Jorhat, Assam, India
Acronym AWU
Website Official website

Assam Women's University is a public university located in Jorhat, Assam, India. It was established by the Assam Women's University Act, 2013 (XXII of 2013) by the Assam Government.[1][2][3][4] It is the first women's university in Assam.[5]

During the initial set up Assam Agricultural University Vice-Chancellor was appointed as the mentor of the university by the state government.[6]


The university offers undergraduate, post graduate and diploma courses.[5]


  1. ^ "State University Assam". University Grants Commission. Retrieved 24 January 2015.
  2. ^ "Assam CM inaugurates first Women's University in Jorhat". Business Standard. 22 September 2014. Retrieved 24 January 2015.
  3. ^ "Three bills for new universities in Assam". The Times of India. 16 July 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2015.
  4. ^ "CM inaugurates Assam Women's University". Assam Tribune. 13 September 2014. Archived from the original on 28 January 2015. Retrieved 24 January 2015.
  5. ^ a b "Tarun Gogoi inaugurates Assam Women's University in Jorhat". Zee News. Retrieved 2015-10-26.
  6. ^ "AAU appointed mentor of all-women's varsity". The Telegraph. Retrieved 2015-10-26.

External links[edit]

Official website