Jorhat Institute of Science & Technology

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Jorhat institute of Science & Technology
Established 1971
Type Public
Director Dr. Paban Sarmah
Academic staff
Undergraduates 700 (approx.)
Location Jorhat, Assam, India
Campus Sub urban
Acronym JIST
Affiliations Dibrugarh University

Jorhat Institute of Science & Technology (JIST) (formerly Science College, Jorhat) established in 1971 is located in the Sotai area of Jorhat town. It is the premier technical institute of North East India. It is the third undergraduate college in Assam and today is a premier technical institute of the entire country. JIST has been the hub of many academic and supplementary activities in Assam for almost half a century. The college is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). The college offers Bachelor courses BE in the fields of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Power Electronics Instrumentation Engineering. All the courses are affiliated to Dibrugarh University, the education hub of the North East region.