Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University

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Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University
मुक्त विश्वविद्यालय
Krishna Kanta Handique State open University logo.jpg
Seal of KKHSOU
Motto Education Beyond Barriers
Established 2006
Type Public, Open
Chancellor Shri Janaki Ballav Patnaik
Vice-Chancellor Srinath Baruah
Registrar Rajat Baran Mahanta
Administrative staff
80 (incl. Faculty)
Location Guwahati, Assam, India
Campus Distance / Regular / Online
Programs 42
Affiliations UGC , DEC

Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University (Assamese: কৃষ্ণকান্ত সন্দিকৈ ৰাজ্যিক মুক্ত বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়) is a state university located in Guwahati, Assam, India. It was established by the Assam Legislative Assembly by Act XXXVII of 2005 in 2005. The Act received the assent from the Governor on the same year. It was recognized by the Distance Education Council in 2007 and by the University Grants Commission in 2009,[1] which lists 2007 as the year of establishment.[2] KKHSOU presently run from three locations a. Permanent Campus: Patgaon, Rani Gate, Guwahati-781017 b. City Office: Housefed Complex, Last Gate, Guwahati-781006 c. Jorhat Regional Centre.


  1. ^ "KKHSOU". Retrieved 27 June 2011. 
  2. ^ [dead link] "List of State Universities" (PDF). 27 May 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-06. 

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