On 19th July 1973 North Eastern Hill University was came into existence by an Act of Parliament. The jurisdiction of NEHU ceased over Nagaland with the establishment of the Nagaland University on 6th September 1994. The jurisdiction of NEHU over Mizoram also ceased from June, 2001 with the establishment of the Mizoram University. Including eight professional colleges fifty-three undergraduate colleges affiliated to the University at present. The University Central Library has a collection of close to 2,00,000 books, 38,000 bound periodicals. After leaving the University our students have done well in life. They get well paid jobs in Central Civil Services, Banking Services and into the University System. By both national and foreign organisations many have been taken into the Several have been awarded scholarships and fellowships. NEHU has matured into an institution in a short span of about 30 years with a serious academic.
|Institute Type||Central University|
|Name of the Institute||North Eastern Hill University - NEHU|
|Established||19 July 1973|
|Affiliated||Govt. of Meghalaya|