North Eastern Hill University

North Eastern Hill University Ranking

country rank: 70
world rank: 4203

University Overview

North Eastern Hill University, founded in 1973, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in Shillong, Meghalaya, in the urban environment of the medium metropolis (population range of 250,000-499,999 people). Tura is home to a branch campus of this school. North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 47-year-old Indian higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. The admission rate for this Indian higher education school is between 40 and 50 percent, making it a moderately selective university. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. NEHU also offers a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

North Eastern Hill University Ranking

University Identity

Name North Eastern Hill University
Acronym NEHU
Founded 1973
Motto Rise up and Build
Colours Light blue

University Location

Address PO NEHU Campus, Mawkynroh - Umshing Shillong 793 022 Meghalaya India
Tel +91 (364) 255 0101
Fax +91 (364) 255 0076
Other locations Tura

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office Dean, Students' Welfare, North-Eastern Hill University Shillong 793 022 (364) 272 1181

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU) Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

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