Nagaland University was established on 20th October 1989 is the only Central University in Nagaland and 13th Central University was established based on the Act of Parliament of India as THE NAGALAND UNIVERSITY ACT 1989. On September 6, 1994 University came into being having jurisdiction over the entire state of Nagaland. In the year 1997 the establishment of the academic departments was sanctioned by the Government. The shifting of interim arrangement at Kohima to Lumami took place in the mid year of 2010 upon the completion of new constructions to a reasonable stage.
University has four campuses, viz. Kohima Campus at Meriema in Kohima district, a temporary campus at Dimapur with two Schools (School of Engineering & Technology and School of Management Studies), Medziphema Campus (School of Agricultural Sciences and Rural Development) at Medziphema in Dimapur district, Headquarters at Lumami in Zunheboto district. In different disciplines of Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Arts, Commerce, Engineering & Technology and Management streams there are 37 departments offering Undergraduate and Postgraduate and Ph.D. programmes. To Nagaland University 65 colleges from all over the state of Nagaland are currently affiliated
|Institute Type||Central University|
|Name of the Institute||Nagaland University - NU|
|Established||6 September 1994|
|Affiliated||Govt. of Nagaland|