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About Tezpur University
Nestled on a 262-acre campus, Tezpur University has come of age in attaining certain distinctive heights in the national and international academic firmament. The University was conferred the Visitor’s Best University Award 2016 among all the central universities of India. The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) of the ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, ranked the University 5th among top 100 universities in India for the year 2016.
Established in 1994, Tezpur University has been steadily surging ahead with its mission of producing professionals of high competence through innovative methods of pedagogy and with world class infrastructure. Over the years, the University has traversed past many milestones to become one of the cherished destinations for students, faculty, parents and visitors. Currently, the university offers 70 academic programmes through 20 departments under the School of Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Management and Sciences. The university also offers 11 programmes under its Open and Distance mode. With more than 3800 students, 260 faculty members and 280 administrative and technical personnel, the university today is a hub of quality activities in higher education and research.
With students and faculty/staff members from across India, the University campus is a confluence of demographic and cultural diversity as much as it is a blend of natural growth and technological advancement.
Professor Rehman Sobhan
Founder of Bangladesh's Planning Commission, and Founder Director, Centre for Policy Dialogue, Dhaka
Professor Sanjib Baruah
Bard College, New York
Dr. Rajdeep Singha
Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Guwahati Campus
Professor Duncan McDuie-Ra
University of New South Wales, Sydney
Dr. Dolly Kikon
University of Melbourne