Gauhati University was established in the year 1948 under the State Legislature Act 1947. Currently, it is most prestigious university offering higher education for students. University is being funded by UGC and also being given 4 stars by NAAC. The main objective of this university is to provide higher education for the development of students in all medium. There are number of colleges in Assam that at affiliated to Gauhati University.
There are various departments offered by university which can help them in developing in specific field in future.
Departments in Gauhati University:
• Communication and Journalism
• English Language Teaching
• Library and Information Science
• Political Science
• Geology Science
• 5yr Integrated Course of M.Com
Colleges Affiliated to this University:
• Institute of Science and Technology
• School of Fine Arts
• University Law College
Facilities Offered at Gauhati University:
University offers good infrastructure for students providing BKB auditorium, Phanidar Datta Seminar Hall, galleries, training and skill enhancement facility, Internet connection, laboratory for research and medical experiment, Mini conference hall, library with all kinds of journals and magazine to empower students with knowledge, Botanical Garden and well maintained environment.
University also has collaborated with different industries to help students in getting practical knowledge after completing studies.
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