Arunachal University of Studies has been established by the Government of Arunachal Pradesh through an Act of State Legislator. The Arunachal University of Studies is recognized by UGC u/s 2(f) and is empowered to award degrees specified u/s 22 of UGC Act of 1956. The University is the Regular member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi. The Certifications issued by the University are acceptable in the other member Universities of AIU.
Since its inception, the university has created several laurels in the education field and has received appreciations from different quarters from the eminent personalities, organizations etc. In continuance, the University has been awarded “Best Emerging University in North East” by Hon’ble Union Minister of HRD, Sh. Prakash Javadekar Ji at National Education excellence awards 2017 conducted by ASSOCHAM.
The Arunachal University of Studies is the extreme North-eastern University of India. The university is blessed with the affection of Lord Donyi (Sun), as it is the First University of India to witnesses the sunrise everyday. The university is situated in Namsai, Arunachal Pradesh, which is a ST dominated Buddhist area. The University is well connected with the nearby Districts of eastern Arunachal Pradesh, which includes Longding, Tirap, Changlang, Namsai, Lohit, Anjaw, Lower Dibang Valley, Dibang Valley, Siang and Upper Siang. Geographical location of the university is very favorable having excellent connectivity via Road, Rail and Air.
The environment, surroundings and Campus of the University is optimum for the young minds to learn and garner their careers. The University believes in imparting education to the students in a comprehensive format while not compromising on the traditional ways of pedagogy which our country has nourished since its inception. It has therefore embarked on a novel concept clubbing the classroom lectures and the industrial element together. This approach lightens up the interest of the students in their respective scope of subjects and that gives a holistic get up to the whole perception of education. The university courses are a mix of both conventional and modern educational methodologies. The curriculums have been very carefully crafted to incorporate best of the classrooms teachings supplemented with real-time work trainings, designed mainly to complement latest industry standards and nomenclature, for providing the students the required scope to hone their capabilities. The University encourages inquisitive nature in the students and let them explore various possible answers themselves with regular guidance from the expert faculty members. The University prophesies to inspire the students towards knowledge.
The university gives emphasis on research activities that extend beyond the classroom and around the globe. By tackling some of the most critical intellectual and social issues the university faculty members and researchers demonstrate their commitment to academic excellence and serving others. Our research programmes explore a diverse range of issues in all the faculties of University for making us a community devoted to understanding and improving the world around us.