Assam University came into existence in 1994 after enactment of the Assam (Central) University Act 1989. Through its pursuit, Assam University is in the process of making itself an institute of excellence.
Assam University's main campus is situated at Dargakona, about 20 km away from Silchar. The campus is set amid sprawling hillocks and the typical landscape of the northeast. The campus is spread over 600 acres and provides an ideal environment for... Read more
Prof. Rajive Mohan Pant Vice Chancellor
To cater to the aspirations of the people of Barak Valley, the foundation stone of Assam University was laid on January 21, 1994 by the then Prime Minister Shri P. V. Narsimha Rao. Defying the geographical adversities and constraints, Assam University has grown by leaps and bounds due to the commitment of the university fraternity and the supportive surrounding environment. A university that became operational from a single room in Silchar Circuit House on January 21, 1994 today boasts of a 600-acre sprawling green campus at Silchar and a 90-acre campus at Diphu, which provide an idyllic ambience for making this university an ideal seat of learning... Read more