This list consists of institutions of higher education in the Indian state of Assam. These university/institutions under the state government usually follow a state-centric syllabus, universities under the central government follows the standard syllabus whereas the private university or educational institutes have their own syllabus.

Central University

University Location Type state Established Specialization Sources
Assam University Silchar Central 1994 General [1]
Tezpur University Tezpur Central 1994 General [2]
NIT Silchar, Assam
Barak Valley Engineering College,Karimganj

Institute of National Importance

University Location Type Established Specialization Sources
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Guwahati Changsari Autonomous 2021 Health Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Guwahati Autonomous 1994 Science, Technology and Management [3]
Indian Statistical Institute Tezpur Tezpur Autonomous 2011 Basic Sciences, Applied Sciences, Social Sciences [4]
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Guwahati Guwahati Autonomous 2013 Technology and Management [5]
National Institute of Design, Assam Jorhat Autonomous 2019 Designing [6]
National Institute of Technology, Silchar Silchar Autonomous 1967 Science, Technology and Management [7]
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Guwahati Guwahati Autonomous 2008 Pharmacy [8]
National Forensic Sciences University - Guwahati Campus Guwahati Autonomous 2022 Forensic Science [9]
Renovated gate of Tezpur University
Renovated gate of Tezpur University, a central university established in 1994

Deemed Universities

University Location Type Established Specialization Sources
Central Institute of Technology, Kokrajhar Kokrajhar Deemed University 2006 Technical [10]
Tata Institute of Social Sciences Guwahati Deemed University 2008 Social Science and Social Work

State Universities

University Location Type Established Specialization Sources
Assam Agricultural University Jorhat State 1969 Agricultural [11]
Assam Rajiv Gandhi University of Cooperative Management Sibsagar State 2010 Management [12]
Assam Science and Technology University Guwahati State 2010 Engineering, Science & Architecture [13]
Assam Women's University Jorhat State 2013 General
Assam Skill University Mangaldai State 2021 Skill
Birangana Sati Sadhani Rajyik Vishwavidyalaya Golaghat State 2021 General
Bodoland University Kokrajhar State 2009 General [14]
Bhattadev University Pathsala State 2019 General [15]
Cotton University[16] Guwahati State 1901 General
Dibrugarh University Dibrugarh State 1965 General [17]
Gauhati University Guwahati State 1948 General [18]
Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University Guwahati State 2007 Distance education [19]
Kumar Bhaskar Varma Sanskrit and Ancient Studies University Nalbari state 2011 General [20]
Madhabdev University Narayanpur State 2019 General
Majuli University of Culture Majuli State 2017 Cultural
National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam Guwahati State 2009 Law [21]
Rabindranath Tagore University Hojai State 2019 General [1]
Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences Guwahati State 2010 Health sciences [22]
Sri Sri Aniruddhadeva Sports University Chabua State 2020 Sports [23]

Private Universities

University Location Type Established Specialization Sources
Assam Don Bosco University Guwahati Private 2008 General
Assam Down Town University Guwahati Private 2010 General
Auniati University Jorhat Private 2022 Cultural
Girijananda Chowdhury University Guwahati Private 2022 General [24]
Kaziranga University Jorhat Private 2012 General
Krishnaguru Adhyatmik Vishvavidyalaya Barpeta Private - Spiritual 2017 General
Mahapurusha Srimanta Sankaradeva Viswavidyalaya Nagaon Private 2014 General
Royal Global University Guwahati Private 2017 General [25]
Pragjyotishpur University Chandrapur, Guwahati Private 2022 General [26]

Medical Colleges

Name Established City University Type Ref.
Assam Medical College 1947 Dibrugarh SSUHS State Funded [27]
Dhubri Medical College and Hospital 2022 Dhubri SSUHS State Funded
Diphu Medical College and Hospital 2019 Diphu SSUHS State Funded [28]
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College and Hospital 2011 Barpeta SSUHS State Funded [29]
Gauhati Medical College and Hospital 1960 Guwahati SSUHS State Funded [30]
Jorhat Medical College and Hospital 2009 Jorhat SSUHS State Funded [31]
Lakhimpur Medical College and Hospital 2021 North Lakhimpur SSUHS State Funded [32]
Kokrajhar Medical College and Hospital 2023 Kokrajhar SSUHS State Funded
Nagaon Medical College and Hospital 2023 Nagaon SSUHS State Funded [33]
Nalbari Medical College and Hospital 2023 Nalbari SSUHS State Funded [34]
Silchar Medical College and Hospital 1968 Silchar SSUHS State Funded [35]
Tezpur Medical College and Hospital 2013 Tezpur SSUHS State Funded [36]

Law Colleges

List of law colleges affiliated to Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh

See also: Dibrugarh University

List of law colleges affiliated to Gauhati University, Guwahati

See also: Gauhati University

List of law colleges affiliated to Assam University, Silchar

See also: Assam University

Dental Colleges

Research Institutes

CPP-IPR Administrative building

Engineering Colleges and Technical Institutes

Colleges under Assam Science and Technology University

See also: Assam Science and Technology University

Colleges under Assam Agricultural University

See also: Assam Agricultural University

Colleges under Dibrugarh University

See also: Dibrugarh University

Colleges under Gauhati University

See also: Gauhati University

Colleges under Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

See also: Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

Architecture institutes

Autonomous Institutions

Hotel management institutes

Management institutes

Arts, Science & Commerce colleges

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