Assam University: Courses, Fees, Admission 2024, Placements

Ishani Mishra Ishani Mishra | Apr 24, 2024
Ishani Mishra
Ishani Mishra

Updated on - Apr 24, 2024

Latest Updates for Assam University

  • 25 May 2024 :

    CUET Admit Card 2024 has been released for Silchar candidates exam rescheduled for May 29, 2024.

  • 24 May 2024 :

    CUET 2024 exam for Silchar, Assam centre for Bengali and Environmental Studies paper have been postponed to May 29, 2024.

  • 16 May 2024 :

    CUET Admit Card 2024 for Delhi candidates exam rescheduled for May 29, 2024 has been released.

Assam University was started through the Assam (Central) University Act, 1989(Established under an Act of Parliament). B.Tech admission at Assam University is granted based on valid scores in the JEE Main and JoSAA counselling process. JEE Main 2024 Session 2 results will be out on April 25, 2024

Assam University was established in 1994, and since then, the University has become a centre of learning and growth. The campus, situated in Dargakona, about 20 km from Silchar, is set amid sprawling hillocks, a typical landscape in the North East. Assam University Silchar offers admission to undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate courses. Admissions for 2024 are currently open. Admissions to UG and PG courses are being made based on CUET scores. The other accepted entrance tests include CAT/GATE/Assam CEE, depending on course requirements.


The campus, in an area of 600 acres surrounded by lakes and mountains, provides an ideal environment for academic pursuit. Assam University has two campuses, one in Dargakona and the other in Diphu. Assam University is a UGC-recognised university and has been awarded a NAAC-B grade. Assam University provides courses in basic sciences, management, engineering, law, pharmacy, and education. 

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Assam University Quick Insights

Assam University is one of the best universities in the northeastern region of India. Some highlights, such as location, year of establishment, and courses offered, are listed below.

Assam University 
Year of Establishment 1994
Type of University Public
Approved By UGC
Courses UG, PG, Doctorate
Campus Area 600 Acres
Location Silchar, Assam

Assam University Admission Dates 2024

Assam University is currently accepting admissions to UG and PG courses based on the CUET-UG and CUET-PG exams. The important dates associated with the CUET exam have been tabulated below.

Event Date
JEE Main 2024 Session 2 Results Date April 25, 2024
CUET UG 2024 Exam Date May 15 to May 31, 2024

Assam University Ranking

Assam University Silchar, since its inception, has been ranked among the top universities in India. In 2022 it was ranked 151 in the overall category by NIRF Rankings 2022. Some other rankings are

  • Assam University ranked 125 among MBA colleges in the Times of India Rankings 2022.
  • Assam University ranked 101 in the overall category by NIRF Rankings 2021
  • Assam University ranked 101 in the overall category by NIRF Rankings 2020.

Assam University Courses

Assam University offers UG, PG, PG-Diploma, and Doctorate courses in engineering, science, management, law, pharmacy, and education. Some of these courses, with details such as duration and selection criteria, are mentioned below.

Course Duration Selection Criteria
BTech 4 years JEE Mains score/Assam CEE
BE 4 years JEE Mains score/Assam CEE
BPharm 4 years CUET-UG score
BA LLB  5 years CUET-UG score
BSc 3 years CUET-UG score
MA 2 years CUET-PG score
MSc 2 years CUET-PG score
MTech 2 years GATE score/CUET-PG score
MBA 2 years CAT score
MSW 2 years CUET-PG score

Assam University Fee Details

Assam University offers a wide range of courses at affordable costs. The fee details of some courses have been listed below.

Course Total Tuition Fee
BA LLB INR 12,000
BTech INR 2.30 Lakh
BPharm INR 9600
BSW+MSW INR 64,675
MEd INR 22,195
MVA INR 25,545

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Assam University Departments

Assam University offers the following departments as a part of its curriculum:

Biotechnology Social Work  Economics
Commerce Pharmacy Philosophy
English Arabic French
History Mass Communication Microbiology
Sociology Business Administration Ecology
Agricultural Engineering Law Earth Science

Assam University Admission

Assam University admissions for 2024 are ongoing. Admission is being made to BSc, BEd, BSW, MSW, MEd, MTech, BTech, BE, BVA, MVA, and many others. The admissions are being made based on CUET-UG and CUET-PG scores. The university also accepts JEE Main, CAT, GATE, and Assam CEE scores for BTech, MBA, MTech, and some UG courses. 

Assam University Eligibility Criteria

In addition to the CUET score, the candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria to secure admission to Assam University.

B.Tech Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as main subjects and 50% marks.
  • A valid JEE Mains score

BSc Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 in the science stream and secured 50% marks.
  • A valid CUET-UG score

MSc Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed graduation with 50% marks.
  • A valid CUET-PG/Assam CEE score.

MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed graduation with 50% marks.
  • A valid CAT score.

M.Sc Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have a graduation degree from a recognized institution
  • A valid CUET PG/IIT JAM score.

Read more: Assam University Admission

Why choose Assam University?

Assam University was established in 1994 to impart higher education in the region. Assam University Silchar has continued to achieve its aim each year. Assam University Silchar offers admission to UG, PG, PG-Diploma, and Ph.D. courses in engineering, law, pharmacy, education, and basic sciences. Assam University is spread over 600 acres in the beautiful landscape of Dargkona, which makes it a serene and calm place to impart education. 

Assam University Academic Advantages

  • Assam University ranked 101 in the overall category by NIRF Rankings 2022.
  • Assam University's MBA course has been gaining recognition on the national level. Assam University ranked 125 in B-school rankings by Times of India Rankings 2022.
  • Assam University offers various courses in biotechnology, engineering, computer science, library science, ecology, sociology, history, and many others. 
  • Assam University also offers vocational courses to impart skills and aid Skill India. 
  • Assam University actively works toward conserving the Hindi Language and has a separate Rajabhasha Cell for the same.
  • Assam University offers free UPSC coaching to interested students.

Assam University Cutoff

Assam University Silchar cutoff 2024 is yet to be released. The accepted exams include JEE Main CUET UG/PG, GATE, Assam CEE, and CAT.

Expected Assam University B.Tech JEE Main Cutoff 2024 Data

Category Opening Rank Closing Rank
General 60000- 85000 75000- 140000
SC 10000- 15500 12000- 24000
ST 3500- 5200 6000- 8000
OBC- NCL 45000- 50000 58000- 85000
EWS 11000- 18000 18000- 23000
PWD 1000- 2000 1000- 1800

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Assam University Result

Assam University is yet to announce the results for 2024. Students can check their results on the Assam University official website.

Read more: Assam University Result

Assam University Infrastructure

Assam University Silchar is located in Darkagona in an area of 600 acres. The university campus is fully equipped with the latest facilities that ensure ease of life and aid the curriculum. 

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Cafeteria
  • Hostels
  • Sports Campus
  • Auditorium
  • Gym
  • Healthcare facility

Read more: Assam University Infrastructure

Assam University Placements

Assam University offers in-campus placements to both UG and PG students. In 2023, various students were placed in different companies. The following are the placement statistics:

  • The highest package offered in the UG course was INR 3.98 LPA to INR 7 LPA
  • The highest package offered in the PG course was INR 10 LPA

Assam University Top Recruiters

The top companies that visited the Assam University Silchar campus are:

VKV’s Jaro Group Capgemini
Intecture Genpact Indigo Airlines  
ICICI Bank Kotak Life Insurance Airtel
Bandhan Micro Finance Berger Paints India Ltd  Bandhan Bank

Assam University Scholarships

Assam University Silchar accepts scholarships from the Government of India via the National Scholarship Portal. Some of them are listed below:

Scholarship Description
Merit-cum-means based Scholarship Awarded to meritorious students. coming from minority backgrounds and family income less than INR 2.5 LPA
Scholarship for Students with disabilities Awarded by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities. Amount up to INR 4000. 
National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST students Awarded to MPhil and PhD pursuing students. The amount ranges from INR 25,000 to INR 28,000.

Read more: Assam University Scholarships

Assam University Collaborations

Assam University collaborates with various international and national institutes to facilitate research and development. 

International Collaborations

Country Partnering Institute
Bangladesh Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Daffodil International University
Japan Shizuoka University
Malaysia University of Malaya
Bangkok Mahachulalongkornraja Vidyalaya University

National Collaboration

  • Department of Higher Education, MHRD
  • CSIR- National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad
  • Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Centenary College
  • Research for Resurgence Foundation, Nagpur
  • National University of Educational Planning and Administration

Assam University Faculty

Assam University has well-trained, highly educated 300 teaching and non-teaching staff that guide all its students. The primary aim of all faculty members is to provide the utmost academic assistance to all students. The majority of the teachers hold Ph.D. degrees in their respective domains.

Assam University Alumni

Assam University has produced brilliant minds and leaders in all fields. Some of them are:

Notable Alumni Profession
KM Baharul Islam Chairperson of Centre of Excellence in Public Policy and Government at Indian Institute of Management Kashipur.
Kalika Prasad Bhattacharya Indian folk singer and Researcher
Bir Radha Sherpa Indian Dancer
Santosh Madhav Dev Indian Politician
Kripanath Mallah Indian Politician
BB Bhattacharya Indian Economist
Dorsing Ronghang Indian Politician

Assam University Highlights

Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 300
Year of Establishment 1994
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Total Area (In Acre) 600
Construction Area (Sq. M) 20005.03
Recognised by UGC

Assam University Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
BTech ₹2,30,375 4 Years
MTech ₹87,375 2 Years
MBA ₹4,800 2 Years
LLB ₹7,200 3 Years
BSc -- 3 Years
BVA ₹9,600 4 Years
B.Pharmacy ₹9,600 4 Years
BA -- 3 Years
BCom -- 3 Years
BSW -- 3 Years

Assam University Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by Assam University

M.Tech [Master of Technology]

Offline On Campus

₹ 87,375 (2 Years)

B.Tech [Bachelor of Technology]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: JEE Main

₹ 2,30,375 (4 Years)

₹ 4,800 (2 Years)

LLB [Bachelor of Law]

Offline On Campus

₹ 7,200 (3 Years)

BSc [Bachelor of Science]

Offline On Campus

BVA [Bachelor of Visual Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 9,600 (4 Years)

₹ 9,600 (4 Years)

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)

Offline On Campus

M.Com [Master of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 16,895 (2 Years)

MVA [Master of Visual Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 25,545 (2 Years)

₹ 38,495 (1 Year)

LLM [Master of Laws]

Offline On Campus

₹ 30,695 (2 Years)

M.Ed [Master of Education]

Offline On Campus

₹ 22,195 (2 Years)

BSW [Bachelor of Social Work]

Offline On Campus

B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

BA [Bachelor of Arts]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted by Assam University

JEE Main

Result Date: Apr 25, 2024



Exam Date: May 15, 2024


Exam Date: Feb 03, 2024

Result Date: Mar 16, 2024

Assam University FAQs

What are the courses offered at Assam University?

Assam University Silchar offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate courses.

What are the exams accepted at Assam University?

Assam University Silchar accepts CUET scores. Other accepted exams are CAT, GATE and Assam CEE.

What are professional courses offered at Assam University Silchar?

Assam University offers BTech, MTech, MBA, BEd, and MEd, BPharm and MPharm as professional courses.

Does Assam University offer scholarships?

Yes, Assam University Silchar offers scholarships.

Does Assam University offer placements?

Yes, Assam University offers placements.

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