Assam has the most wide-ranging networks of higher educational institutions in the North-Eastern region of India. In Assam, there are 2 central universities, 1 deemed university, 14 state universities, and 6 private universities.

Research Institutes

  • Central Inland Fisheries Research Centre (ICAR), Regional Centre, Guwahati 
  • Centre of Plasma Physics – Institute for Plasma Research (CPP-IPR), Guwahati
  • Indian Statistical Institute, Tezpur
  • Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology, Guwahati
  • National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Guwahati
  • North East Institute of Science and Technology, Jorhat of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
  • Omeo Kumar Das Institute of Social Change and Development
  • Rain Forest Research Institute, Jorhat
  • Regional Medical Research Centre,Dibrugarh of Indian Council of Medical Research
  • Tocklai Tea Research Institute, Jorhat


University Location Type state Established Specialization
Assam University Silchar Central 1994 General
Assam Agricultural University Jorhat State 1969 Agricultural
Assam Don Bosco University Guwahati Private 2008 General
Assam Down Town University Guwahati Private 2010 General
Assam Rajiv Gandhi University of Cooperative Management Sibsagar State 2010 Management
Assam Science and Technology University Guwahati State 2010 Engineering
Assam Women’s University Jorhat State 2013 General
Bodoland University Kokrajhar State 2009 General
Bhattadev University Barpeta State 2019 General
Central Institute of Technology, Kokrajhar Kokrajhar Deemed University 2006 Technical
Cotton University Guwahati State 1901 General
Dibrugarh University Dibrugarh State 1965 General
Gauhati University Guwahati State 1948 General
Kaziranga University Jorhat Private 2011 General
Krishnaguru Adhyatmik Vishvavidyalaya Barpeta Private – Spiritual 2017 General
Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University Guwahati State 2007 Distance education
Kumar Bhaskar Varma Sanskrit and Ancient Studies University Nalbari state 2011 General
Madhabdev University Lakhimpur State 2019 General
Mahapurusha Srimanta Sankaradeva Viswavidyalaya Nagaon Private 2014 General
Rabindranath Tagore University Hojai State 2019 General
Royal Global University Guwahati Private 2017 General
Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences Guwahati State 2010 000000Health sciences
Tezpur University Tezpur Central 1994 General



List of law colleges affiliated to Dibrugarh University

  • Centre for Juridical Studies, Dibrugarh University
  • D.H.S.K. Law College, Dibrugarh
  • Dr. Rohini Kanta Barua Law College, Dibrugarh
  • Golaghat Law College Law College, Golaghat
  • Jorhat Law College, Jorhat
  • North Eastern Regional Institute of Management (NERIM), Guwahati
  • North Lakhimpur Law College, North Lakhimpur
  • Tinsukia Law College, Tinsukia
  • S.I.P.E. Law College, Dibrugarh

List of law colleges affiliated to Gauhati University

  • Bongaigaon Law College, Bongaigaon
  • Dhubri Law College, Dhubri
  • Dispur Law College, Dispur
  • Goalpara Law College, Goalpara
  • Govt. B. R. Medhi Law College, Guwahati
  • J.B. Law College, Guwahati
  • Kokrajhar Law College, Kokrajhar
  • Morigaon Law College, Morigaon
  • Nalbari Law College, Nalbari
  • NEF Law College, Guwahati
  • Nowgong Law College, Nagaon
  • Tezpur Law College, Tezpur
  • University Law College, Gauhati University

List of law colleges affiliated to Assam University, Silchar

  • A. K. Chanda Law College, Silchar
  • Diphu Law College
  • GC College
  • Cachar College
  • Karimganj College
  • Nabin Chandra College
  • Srikishan Sarda College

Dental Colleges

  • Regional Dental College, Guwahati
  • Dibrugarh Dental College
  • Government Dental College, Silchar

Medical colleges

Colleges under Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences

  • Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh
  • Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College & Hospital, Barpeta
  • Gauhati Medical College and Hospital, Guwahati
  • Jorhat Medical College and Hospital, Jorhat
  • Silchar Medical College and Hospital, Silchar
  • Tezpur Medical College & Hospital, Sonitpur

Technology and engineering institutes

Colleges under Dibrugarh University

  • Dibrugarh University Institute of Engineering and Technology (DUIET), DU campus, Dibrugarh (State)

Colleges under Gauhati University

  • Gauhati University Institute of Science and Technology (GUIST), GU Campus, Guwahati (State)

Colleges under Assam Science and Technology University

  • Assam Engineering College, Jalukbari, Guwahati (State)
  • Bineswar Brahma Engineering College, Kokrajhar (State)
  • Girijananda Chowdhury Institute of Management and Technology, Tezpur (GIMT-Tezpur) (Public-Private)
  • Girijananda Chowdhury Institute of Management and Technology (GIMT), Azara, Guwahati (Private)
  • Golaghat Engineering College, Golaghat (State)
  • Barak Valley Engineering College, Karimganj (State)
  • Jorhat Engineering College, Jorhat (State)
  • Jorhat Institute of Science & Technology, Jorhat (State)
  • Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi Regional Institute of Mental Health (LGBRIMH), Tezpur
  • NETES Institute of Technology and Science Mirza (Private)
  • Royal School of Engineering & Technology (Private)

Colleges under Assam Agricultural University

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

Central universities

  • Assam University, Silchar (Central Govt.)
  • Tezpur University, Napaam, Tezpur (Central Govt.)

Colleges under Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

  • Central Institute of Plastics Engineering and Technology (CIPET), Changsari, near Guwahati

Autonomous Institutions

  • Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
  • Indian Institute of Information Technology, Guwahati
  • National Institute of Technology, Silchar
  • Central Institute of Technology, Kokrajhar,(Public Deemed University)
  • National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam
  • National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Guwahati

Deemed University under Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India

  • Central Institute of Technology, Kokrajhar

Architecture institutes

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

Management institutes

  • Beinstein College, Lokhora, Guwahati 40, offers Bcom under GAUHATI UNIVERSITY
  • Centre for Management Studies, Dibrugarh University
  • Department of Management Studies, National Institute of Technology, Silchar
  • Assam Rajiv Gandhi University of Cooperative Management
  • Assam Institute of Management, Guwahati
  • Asian Institute of Technology
  • Centre of Management Studies, Gauhati Commerce College, Guwahati
  • CKB Commerce College, Jorhat
  • Department of Business Administration, Gauhati University
  • Don Bosco Institute of Management, Guwahati
  • Girijananda Chowdhury Institute of Management and Technology, Guwahati
  • Gauhati Commerce College, Guwahati
  • Indian Institute for Finance And Management (IIFM),Guwahati
  • Institute of Strategic Business Management (ISBM), Guwahati
  • Jawaharlal Nehru School of Management Studies, Assam University
  • Kaziranga University, School of Business, Jorhat
  • NEF College of Management & Technology, Guwahati
  • North Eastern Regional Institute of Management (NERIM), Guwahati
  • Royal School Of Business, Guwahati
  • School of Management Science, Tezpur University
  • Times Institute of Management and Technical Studies (TIMTS, Guwahati
  • Jettwings Business School (JBS), Uzanbazar, Guwahati

Hotel management institutes

  • Jettwings Institute Of Aviation & Hospitality Management, GS Road, Guwahati
  • The Hotel & Travel School by Jettwings Under TISS – SVE Deemed University
  • Jettwings Business School, Guwahati
  • Assam Institute of Hotel Management,Guwahati
  • IAM Institute of Hotel Management,Guwahati
  • Institute of Hotel Management, Guwahati (IHM), Guwahati
  • North East Institute of Management Science (NEIMS), Jorhat.

Other accredited colleges

  • Abhayapuri College, Bongaigaon
  • Amguri College, Sivasagar, Amguri
  • Anandaram Dhekial Phookan College, Nagaon
  • Arya Vidyapeeth College, Guwahati
  • B. Borooah College, Guwahati
  • B. H. B. College, Barpeta
  • Bahona College, Jorhat
  • Bajali College, Barpeta
  • Bapujee College, Sarukshetri
  • B. N. College, Dhubri
  • Bihpuria College, Bihpuria, Lakhimpur
  • Bilasipara College, Bilasipara
  • Birjhora Mahavidyalaya, Bongaigaon
  • Biswanath College, Sonitpur
  • Bongaigaon College, Bongaigaon
  • Birjhora Kanya Mahavidyalaya, Bongaigaon
  • Cachar College, Silchar
  • CKB Commerce College, Jorhat
  • Cotton College Guwahati
  • Chaygaon College, Kamrup
  • D. H. S. K. Commerce College, Dibrugarh
  • Dakha Devi Rasiwasia College, Chabua
  • Dakshin Kamrup College, Kamrup
  • Dakshin Kamrup Girls College, Kamrup
  • Darrang College, Tezpur
  • DCB Girls’ College, Jorhat
  • Debraj Roy College, Golaghat
  • Dergaon Kamal Dowerah College, Dergaon
  • Dhemaji College, Dhemaji
  • Dhemaji Commerce College, Dhemaji
  • Dhakuakhana College, Dhakuakhana.
  • Dhemaji Girls College, Dhemaji
  • Dibrugarh City College, Dibrugarh
  • Dibrugarh H. S. Kanoi College, Dibrugarh
  • Digboi College, Digboi
  • Dimoria College, Khetri Kamrup Metropolitan district
  • Diphu Government College, Diphu
  • Dispur College, Guwahati
  • Doomdooma College, Doomdooma
  • Dudhnoi College, Goalpara
  • Duliajan College, Duliajan
  • Gauhati Commerce College, Guwahati
  • Goalpara College, Goalpara
  • Gogamukh College, Gogamukh, Dhemaji
  • Golaghat Commerce College, Golaghat
  • Guwahati College, Guwahati
  • Handique Girls College, Guwahati
  • Hatsingimari College,Hatsingimari
  • Hemo Prova Borbora Girls’ College, Golaghat
  • Hojai College, Hojai
  • Icon Academy, Guwahati
  • J.D.S.G. College, Bokakhat
  • Jagannath Barooah College, Jorhat
  • Jagiroad College, Jagiroad
  • Jhanji Hemnath Sarma College, Jhanji
  • Jorhat College, Jorhat
  • Jorhat Kendriya Mahavidyalaya, Jorhat
  • Karmashree Hiteswar Saikia College, Guwahati
  • K. C. Das Commerce College, Guwahati
  • K. R. B. Girl’s College, Guwahati
  • Kakojan College, Jorhat
  • Kamargaon College, Bokakhat
  • Kampur College, Kampur
  • Karimganj College, Karimganj
  • Kokrajhar College, Kokrajhar
  • Lakhimpur Commerce College, North Lakhimpur
  • Lakhimpur Girls College, North Lakhimpur
  • Lakhipur College, Lakhipur
  • Lalit Chandra Bharali College, Guwahati
  • Lokanayak Omeo Kumar Das College, Dhekiajuli
  • Lumding College, Lumding
  • Madhab Choudhury College, Barpeta
  • Madhabdev College, Narayanpur, Lakhimpur
  • Mahendra Narayan Choudhury Balika Mahavidyalaya, Nalbari
  • Mankachar College, Mankachar
  • Manohari Devi Kanoi Girls College, Dibrugarh
  • Margherita College, Margherita
  • Moran College, Moranhat
  • Moridhal College, Dhemaji
  • Murkongselek College, Jonai
  • Nabin Chandra College, Badarpur
  • Nalbari College, Nalbari
  • Namrup College, Namrup
  • Nanda Nath Saikia College, Titabar, Jorhat
  • Narengi Anchalik Mahavidyalaya, Guwahati
  • Nilambazar College, Karimganj
  • National Institute of Education and Information Technology, Barpeta
  • North Gauhati College, Guwahati
  • North Lakhimpur College
  • Nowgong College, Nagaon
  • Nowgong Girls College, Nagaon
  • Pandu College, Guwahati
  • Pragjyotish College, Guwahati
  • Pramathesh Barua College, Gauripur
  • Pub Kamrup College, Baihata Chariali, Pin 781381, Assam
  • Rabindrasadan Girls College, Karimganj
  • Radha Govinda Baruah College, Guwahati
  • Ram Krishna Nagar College, Karimganj
  • Rangapara College, Rangapara
  • Rangia College, Rangia
  • Sankaradeva Mahavidyalaya, Lakhimpur
  • Sarupathar College, Sarupathar
  • Science College, Jorhat
  • Sibsagar College, Joysagar, Sivasagar
  • Sibsagar Commerce College, Sivasagar
  • Sibsagar Girls College, Sivasagar
  • Silapathar College, Silapathar
  • Silapathar Commerce College, Silapathar
  • Sissi Borgaon College, Dhemaji
  • Sonari College, Sonari
  • Sonapur College, Sonapur
  • Suren Das College, Hajo
  • Srikishan Sarda College, Hailakandi
  • Swadeshi College of Commerce, Guwahati
  • Tangla College, Tangla
  • Tezpur College Tezpur
  • Tihu College, Tihu
  • Tinsukia College, Tinsukia
  • Tinsukia Commerce College, Tinsukia
  • Tyagbir Hem Baruah College (T.H.B), Jamugurihat, Sonitpur
  • West Goalpara College, Goalpara
  • Women’s College, Tinsukiay

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