Nagaland University

Information about Nagaland University

The Nagland University was established by the Nagaland University Act, 1989 of the Parliament on 6th September, 1994. It is the only Central University in the State having three campuses, viz, Lumami Headquarters, Kohima and Medziphema. At present the University is functioning from its Kohima Campus as Interim Headquarters.

The Nagaland University is located in the tribal dominated State of Nagaland having borders with Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur and Myanmar ( Burma on its long eastern stretch ). Each Campus has its own administrative and academic unit to manage the day to day educational affairs.

The Nagaland University has been deputing students and faculty members for participating in National and International Conferences both in India and abroad. Socially relevant research have been undertaken and quality publication by faculty members are the indicators of excellence of the Nagaland University and has been assessed by NAAC for Quality Education.

At present the Nagaland University has about 50 Projects, which are under progress. The Nagaland University has been publishing Research Journal, Newsletter and Students’ Magazine. It has published 4 books this year including two text books for the Undergraduate students published by Macmillan Publishers.

Nagaland University is an affiliating University. There are 48 colleges affiliated to this Nagaland University from various parts of the State. About 20,000 Students are pursuing Under Graduate courses in colleges and 1500 students in various Post Graduate courses in the University. The Nagaland University has been successfully coordinating and monitoring the quality of education in colleges. The Nagaland University has also been identified as an affiliating University for Minority Educational Institution at all India basis.

The Nagaland University has revised and implemented the curricula at the Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. It has organized workshops for college Principals on Examination Reforms. It has also introduced a course on Environmental Studies at Undergraduate level. The Nagaland University has also introduced Rural Agriculture Work Experience ( RAWE ) Programs for the final year students of Agriculture. Under this Programs, the Nagaland University has adopted villages namely; Zubza, Khonoma & Jotsoma to transfer Agricultural Technology through the Agriculture students and learn in return Indigenous Technology from the local farmers. The Nagaland University has been granted the University Grand Commission – NET.

Examination Centre, which has been attracting student from neighbouring States. The concerted efforts for Quality Education has significantly improved the overall strength of students from 750 in the year 2001 to 1500 in the year 2006 and nearly 200 research students in the year 2006 from 50 in the year 2001.

One Naga lady Lecturer in Gelogy ( Dr.V.Sino ) has been awarded best research paper by the ISCA and another lady Lecturer ( Dr.U.Bora ) in Chemistry, in – collaboration with IIT Guwahati, has been awarded 4 Patents from USA. The Nagaland University has launched International collaboration with International Centre for Potato Research ( CIP ) to produce Quality Potato Seeds and make it available to the local farmers.

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Department about Nagaland University


  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Geography & Resource Management
  • Zoology

Humanities & Education

  • Education
  • English
  • Tenyidie

Social Science

  • Commerce
  • Economics
  • History & Archaeology
  • Political Science ,Sociology


  • Agricultural Chemistry & Soil Science
  • Agricultural Economics & Statistics
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Extension
  • Agronomy
  • Animal Production & Management
  • Entomology
  • Genetics & Plant Breeding
  • Horiculture
  • Plant Pathology
  • Rural Dev & Planning
  • Soil Conservation

Engineering & Tech Management

  1. Department of Information Technology ( Established. 2007 )
    Head of the Department ( in – charge ) : Er. Teisovi Angami.
  2. Department of Computer Science & Engineering ( Established. 2007 )
    Head of the Department ( in – charge ) : Er. Chenlep Yakha Konyak.
  3. Department of Biotechnology ( Established. 2007 )
    Head of the Department ( in – charge ) : Dr. P. Nongdam puren.
  4. Department of Electronics & Communication ( Established. 2007 )
    Head of the Department ( in – charge ) : Er. Ayangla Jamir.
  5. School of Management Studies
    Head of Department ( in – charge ) : L.Dorendro Singh.

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Nagaland University Affiliated College

1. St. Joseph’s College, Jakhama
2. Oriental College, Kohima
3. Modern College, Kohima
4. Mountain View Christian College, Kohima
5. Baptist College, Kohima
6. Alder College, Kohima
7. Japfu Christian College, Kigwema
8. Mount Olive College, Kohima
9. Kilenkaba Memorial College, Dimapur
10. Patkai Christian College, Chumukedima
11. City College of Arts & Commerce, Dimapur
12. S.M. College, Dimapur
13. S.D.Jain Girl’s College, Dimapur
14. Pranabananda Women’s College, Dimapur
15. Public College of Commerce, Dimapur
16. Salesian College of Higher Edu, Dimapur
17. Salt Christian College, Dimapur
18. Tetso College, Dimapur
19. Eastern Christian College, Dimapur
20. People’s College, Mokokchung
21. Tuli College, Tuli
22. Loyem Memorial College, Tuensang
23. Bailey Baptist College, Wokha
24. Pfutsero College, Pfutsero
25. Kohima Law College, Kohima
26. Mokokchung Law College, Mokokchung
27. City Law College, Dimapur
28. Bosco College of Teacher Edu., Dimapur
29. Salt Christian College of Teacher Education, Dimapur
30. National Academy of Higher Education ( Evening College ), Kohima
31. Sazolie College, Phezhu, Jotsoma
32. Youth Life Moulding Institute of Management & Technology, Dimapur
33. St.Xavier College, Jalukie
34. St.John’s College, Dimapur
35. Asian Institute of Higher Education and Research, Dimapur
36. Nagaland Institute of Management, Dimapur
37. Pranabananda Women’s Bachelor of Education College, Dimapur
38. Model Christian College, Kohima
39. Kros College, Kohima
40. Amity College, Dimapur

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Nagaland University Contact Details

Nagaland University,
HQ, Lumami – 798 627,
District – Zunheboto,
Nagaland – India,
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