Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) – was established on February 4, 1948. The University is located in Rono-Hills, Doimukh, Arunachal Pradesh. Formerly the university was known as Arunachal University. Rajiv Gandhi University is a leading institute of higher learning in Arunachal Pradesh. It has completed thirty-four year of its existence. In the year 2007, the university was converted into a central university under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.

The motto of Rajiv Gandhi University is “Vidhyaamritshnute” i.e. “Excellence and Immortality through nectar of Education”. The University has attempted to maintain high standards in both teaching and research. The University has shown the signs of qualitative and quantitative progress in years of collaborative efforts. Students pursuing in the university clearing the NET/SLET and another national test like RGNF, INSPIRE, etc, is fairly high. RGU research potential is being strengthened by increasing the number of registered PhD scholars and offering fellowship to regular M.Phil and PhD scholars.

Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU)

Rajiv Gandhi University is the only affiliating university in the state. The University has its jurisdiction encompassing the whole of the state. In total 41 universities are affiliated to this university comprising of 9 private colleges, 1 govt. Medical college, 1 govt. law college, 1 private Law College, 9 private Teacher Education Colleges, a private Homeopathy Medical College, a private nursing College and 18 Govt. Degree Colleges. The University runs Post Graduate courses in 23 subjects.

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RGU: Faculty

In the academic year 1988-99, Rajiv Gandhi University begins it’s PG programmes with 18 teacher and 49 students. The university is divided into 9 faculties that offer various courses. Check the name of the Faculties.

  • Faculty of Basic Sciences
  • Faculty of Commerce & Management
  • Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Environmental Sciences
  • Faculty of Information Technology
  • Faculty of Engineering & Technology
  • Faculty of Languages
  • Faculty of Sciences

RGU: Teaching Departments

The faculty of the university consists of departments. These departments are controlled by the head of the departments who are also known as (HOD). Check the name of the department according to the Faculty.

Faculty Department
Basic Sciences
  1. Department of Chemistry
  2. Department of Mathematics
  3. Department of Physics
Commerce & Management
  1. Department of Commerce
  2. Department of Management
Social Sciences
  1. Department of Anthropology
  2. Arunachal Institute of Tribal Studies
  3. Department of Economics
  4. Department of History
  5. Department of Political Science
  6. Department of Sociology
  7. Institute of Distance Education
  8. Department of Social Work
  9. Department of Fine Arts and Music
Education
  1. Department of Education
  2. Department of Physical Education
  3. Department of Psychology
Environmental Sciences
  1. Department of Geography
  2. Department of Geology
Information Technology
  1. Department of Mass Communication
Engineering & Technology
  1. Department of Computer Science & Engineering
  2. Department of Electronics & Communication
Languages
  1. Department of English
  2. Department of Hindi
Life Sciences
  1. Centre with Potential for Excellence in Biodiversity
  2. Department of Botany
  3. Department of Zoology

RGU: Courses Offered

Rajiv Gandhi University offers Undergraduate in 03 subjects, Post Graduate in 23 subjects, Diploma in 08 subjects and Certificate in 06 subjects. Check the list of courses offered by the university.

Courses Subject
Undergraduate Bachelor of Computer Application
Bachelor of Education
Bachelor of Physical Education
Post University Master of Arts in Anthropology
Master of Arts in Economics
Master of Arts in Education
Master of Arts in English
Master of Arts in Geography
Master of Arts in Hindi
Master of Arts in History
Master of Arts in Mass Communication
Master of Arts in Political Science
Master of Arts in Sociology
Master of Arts in Tribal Studies
Master of Business Administration
Master of Commerce
Master of Computer Application
Master of Education
Master of Science in Botany
Master of Science in Chemistry
Master of Science in Mathematics & Computing
Master of Science in Physics
Master of Science in Zoology
Master of Social Work
Master of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering
Master of Technology in Electronics and Communication Engineering
Diploma Advance Post Graduate Diploma in Biodiversity
Advanced Post Graduate Diploma in Disaster Management
PG Diploma in Banking Insurance
PG Diploma in Functional Hindi
PG Diploma in Geoinformatics
PG Diploma in Hospitality Management and Tourism
PG Diploma in Mass Communication
PG Diploma in Yoga Therapy Education (PGDYTE)
Certificate Certificate Course in Communicative English
Certificate Course in German Language
Certificate Course in Graphics and Animation
Certificate Course in Myanmarese Language
Certificate Course in Yoga Therapy Education

RGU: Fees Structure

Check the fee structure for various courses.

RGU: Institute and Centres

Check the name of Institute and Centres

  • Centre for Excellence in Biodiversity
  • Institute of Distance Education
  • Centre for Development Studies
  • Bioinformatics centre
  • Women Studies and Research Centre
  • NET Coaching Centre
  • CYDLS

RGU: Affiliated College

In total 41 universities are affiliated to this university comprising of 9 private colleges, 1 govt. Medical college, 1 govt. law college, 1 private Law College, 9 private Teacher Education Colleges, a private Homeopathy Medical College, a private nursing College and 18 Govt. Degree Colleges. Check the name of the colleges.

  • Jawaharlal Nehru College, Pasighat
  • Dera Natung Government College, Itanagar
  • Indira Gandhi Govt. College, Tezu
  • Government College, Kamki
  • Donyi Polo Govt. College, Kamki
  • Rang Frah Govt. College, Changlang
  • Wangcha Rajkumar Government College, Deomali
  • Don Bosco College, Jully, Itanagar
  • N-E Homoeopathic Med. College & Hospital, Itanagar
  • Saint Claret College, Ziro
  • Doying Gumin College, Pasighat
  • Hills College of Teacher Education, Lekhi, Naharlagun
  • Government College, Yachuli
  • Saint Francis De Sales College, Aalo
  • Arunachal Law Academy, Lekhi, Naharlagun
  • Arunachal Community College, Itanagar
  • Government College, Yachuli
  • Saint Francis De Sales College, Aalo
  • Arunachal Law Academy, Lekhi, Naharlagun
  • Arunachal Community College, Itanagar
  • Government College, Seppa
  • Daying Erning College of Teacher Education, Pasighat
  • Mudo Tamo Memorial College, Ziro
  • Siang Royal Academy, Pasighat
  • TT College of B.Ed, Aalo
  • Govt. College Doimukh, Doimukh
  • Govt. College Daporijo, Daporijo
  • Tadar Taniang Govt. College, Nyapin
  • Mahabodhi Lord Buddha College, Namsai
  • Denning College of Teacher Education, Tezu
  • Venerable Uktara Bethany College, Manmao, Namsai
  • Kasturba Gandhi Institute of Higher Education, Roing
  •  Bini Yangab Govt. Women College, Lekhi, Naharlagun
  • Govt. Model College, Geku
  • N-E Nursing College of Health Science, Nirjuli
  • Donyi Polo College of Teacher Edu, Itanagar
  • Govt. Model College, Basar
  • NIELIT, Naharlagun (Itanagar Centre)
  • Vivekanand Kendra College of Teacher Edu., Nirjuli
  • Jomin Tayeng Govt. Model College, Roing
  • Govt. Model College, Tawang
  • Govt. Law College, Tawang
  • Govt. Law College, Jote
  • Namdapha Degree College, Miao
  • Tomo Riba Institute of Health & Medical Science, Nlg.
  • Hill Queen College, Ziro

Official Website: www.rgu.ac.in