“Our Motto: From Darkness To Light”

                   The College envisages to provide an environment, where quality learning, character building and skill development, will equip the students, especially the less privileged to face the challenges of a changing world with ability and confidence.

Welcome to Sankardev College, Shillong


  • To strive to achieve excellence in educatio and to make education as a tool for social change  for the bettermen of the society.
  • To create and promote a learning community, in which all, especially those from the less privileged and poorer sections of the society get equal exposure.
  • To provide an opportunity for the working people to pursue higher education.
  • To inculcate a sense of unity and oneness among the students, taking into account the diverse background they come from.

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Meet our Principal
      Dr. Eureka F. P. Lyngdoh


About Sankardev College,Shillong

                     In 1962, Shillong, the-then capital of Assam, had only a few colleges catering to the needs of the student community from the North Eastern Region for pursuing higher studies. This appeared to be the prime reason for the establishment of a College that would accommodate the needs of the socially and economically weaker sections of the society.The College started functioning on the 2nd September 1962, with a small number of students, after getting permission from Gauhati University. The College was first instituted as an Evening College, catering mostly to the working people, but within a year the day shift was introduced, as the number of students increased substantiallyIn 1972, the state of Meghalaya was created with Shillong as its capital, and with the establishment of the North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) the College was affiliated to it. At present the College offers two Undergraduate courses- in Science and Arts Stream with Honours in both the streams ……………Read More>

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