Have you Completed your 10th or 12th Standard? Are you Ready to Come to Guwahati to Study? You may be Curious to Known Which Colleges in Guwahati will be the best for you. Don’t worry, here I am going to give you the details about the top 10 Govt. colleges in Guwahati for H.S. and Degree Courses.
Many of the students are completed their 10th and 12th exams and waiting for the result and most of them are dream to pursue their education in Govt. Colleges in Guwahati. They are frequently searching on Google which college is the best govt. colleges in Guwahati for H.S, B.Sc, B.A and B.Com. I have given rank to colleges according to their Education Quality and Performance. The list I have created is based on my knowledge and Research of various articles and journals.
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Top 10 Govt. Colleges in Guwahati for H.S, B.A, B.Sc & B.Com Courses
I am giving the No.1 Rank to Cotton College because it is one of the oldest and most prestigious colleges in Guwahati. Every Student has their dream to go to Cotton College to pursue their Education. Cotton College was established on 27th May 1901 and it is situated in Pabazar, Guwahati. Cotton College has now become Cotton University. Some of the programmes of Cotton College is Affiliated with Gauhati University and Some of the Programme are affiliated with Cotton University
Course Offered by Cotton College
H.S Course: Cotton College /University offers H.S course in Science and Arts
Graduate Course: A variety of Graduate courses offered by Cotton College/University
- Science: Maths, Statistics, Chemistry, Physics, Botany, Zoology, Anthropology, Geology and Computer Science & IT
- Arts: English, Assamese, Hindi, Bengali, Arabic, Persian, Sanskrit, Bodo, Economics, Education, History, Geography, Philosophy, Political Science
Cotton University also offered various Master’s and PhD programmes I am not going with them I will make a separate post for a top University in Guwahati.
Admission to Cotton College is based on the Entrance Test conducted by the college and Academic Performance. The Cotton Admission Test is Commencement in the Month of June-July Every year
If you want to make your Career in Commerce Gauhati Commerce College is the best option for you. Gauhati Commerce College is one of the Promising institutes in Assam for Business Studies. Gauhati Commerce College is the No.1 rank in the North East in terms of Commerce Studies. However, I have a place in Rank 2 as per the college ranking. Gauhati Commerce College was Established on 10th September 1962 and is situated in Chandmari, Guwahati. Gauhati Commerce College is Affiliated with Gauhati University.
Course Offered by Gauhati Commerce College
H.S Course: Gauhati Commerce College offers an H.S course in Commerce Stream. The Seat Capacity for the H.S. course is 450. Admission to Gauhati Commerce College is based on a Merit basis
B.Com: Gauhati Commerce College offers B.Com courses in Various subjects. The Seat capacity in B.com is 600.
BBA: It offers a BBA course. The intact capacity is 60
PGDCA: The Seat Capacity in PGDCA is 30
Other Courses: Gauhati Commerce College also offers MBA and M.Com Courses.
Admission in Gauhati Commerce College is based on a Merit Basis and admission Start in the month of May-June in Every year
B. Borooah College is another reputed college in Guwahati. Getting admission to Cotton College and Gauhati Commerce College is very difficult because the competition in these colleges is very high. B. Borooah College was established on 13th September 1943. B. Borooah College is affiliated with Gauhati University. It was founded by Gopinath Bordoloi in the name of Bholanath Borooah. Gopinath Bordoloi was the first CM of Assam and He was awarded Bharat Ratna.
The course offered by B. Borooah College
H.S Course: B.Borooah College offers an H.S programme in Science, Arts and Commerce Stream
B.Sc courses: It Offers B.sc courses in General and Major Papers, B.Sc in Information Technology
B.A Courses: B.Borooah College offers B.A course in General and a Major paper
Other Courses: Bachelor of Business Administration and M.Sc. in Botany, Chemistry & Zoology
Admission into B. Borooah is based on a merit basis and The Admission Conduct in the Month of June-July every year
If you are a girl then Handique Girls College is the perfect choice for you. Handique Girls College is one of the veritable nerve centres of women’s education in northeastern India. It was the first institution for Higher Education for women in North East India. Handique College was Established in 1939 and it is situated in Dighalipukhuri in the heart of Guwahati. It is affiliated with Gauhati University
The course offers By Handique Girls’ College
H.S Courses: It offers Higher Secondary Courses in Both Science and Arts
B.A Courses: It offers B. A (Major) course in the following subject these are Assamese, Bengali, Economics, Education, English, History, Home Science, Hindi, Philosophy, Political Science, Mathematics and Sanskrit.
B.Sc Courses: Handique Girls College offers B.Sc (Major) courses in the Following subjects- Botany, Chemistry, Economics, Home Science, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics and Zoology
Professional Courses: It offers Post Graduate Courses in the Following subjects with Limited Seats Assames-20, Botany-8, Chemistry-15 and Zoology-15
PGDCA: Handique Girls’ College also offers a PGDCA course
Admission into the Handique Girls’ College is based on Merit Basis. Admission Conduct in the Month of June-July Every Year
Arya Vidyapeeth College is one of the premier colleges for Higher Education not only in Assam but also in the North East. It was established on 29th July 1958 and it is situated in Gopinath Nagar, Guwahati. This college is affiliated with Gauhati University. Arya Vidyapeeth College has been the first amongst all the grants-in-aid colleges of Assam to launch post-graduate courses in Mathematics as well as Honours in Economics.
Courses Offered by Arya Vidyapeeth College
H.S Courses: Arya Vidyapeeth College offers H.S courses in Science, Arts and Commerce Stream
Degree course: Arya Vidyapeeth College offers Degree courses in Science, Arts and Commerce Stream
Other courses: It offers Postgraduate courses, Various Computer courses, Bio-Informatics courses, and Human Rights courses.
Admission in Arya Vidyapeeth College is based on a Merit Basis and admission is conducted in the months of May June every year
Pandu College, Guwahati is another great choice for Students. Pandu College was established on 28 January 1962 and it is situated in Pandu(Maligaon), Guwahati. This college is affiliated with Gauhati University.
Courses Offered by Pandu College, Guwahati
H.S Course: Pandu College offers H.S Course in Science, Arts and Commerce Stream
Degree Course: Pandu College, Guwahati offers Degree courses in Science, Arts, Commerce Stream and B.Sc in Bio-Technology
Other Courses: It offers Computer courses and Postgraduate courses in M.Sc and M.A in various departments.
Admission to Pandu College is based on a Merit basis and Admission is conducted in the month of May-June Every Year
If you are an average student and didn’t get admission to the above college then Pragjyotish College will be the best choice for you. Pragjyotish College was established on 1 September 1954 and It is located in Bharlumukh, Guwahati. Pandit Tirthanath Sharma eminent scholar and litterateur was the Founder of pragjyotish College. The college is affiliated with Gauhati University.
The course offered by Pragjyotish College
HS Course: Pragjyotish College, Guwahati offers H.S Course in Science, Arts and Commerce Stream
Degree Course: It offers B.Sc, B.A, B.Com, B.B.A and B.C.A
Post Graduate Course: M.A. in Assamese, M.A/M.Sc Economics and Master in Tourism Management (M.T.M.)
Admission in Pragjyotish College is based on a Merit Basis and admission is conducted in month of May-June
Guwahati College is another Oldest colleges of higher learning. It was established in 1964 and is situated in Bamunimaidan, Guwahati. Guwahati College offers various programmes in Arts, Science and Commerce
Course Offered By Guwahati College
H.S Courses: It offers H.S courses in Arts, Science and Commerce Stream
Degree Courses: Guwahati College offers Degree courses in B.A, B.Sc and B.Com in General and Major Paper
Other Courses: It offers certificate courses in Ornamental Fishery and Aquarium Management, Retail and Sales Management and Spoken & Communicative English
Admission in Guwahati Colege is based on a Merit Basis and the Admission is conducted in the month of May-June Every year
North Guwahati College is located on the Northern Bank of the mighty Brahmaputra River just opposite Guwahati City. North Guwahati College was established on 4 September 1962 and it is located in Collge Nagar, North Guwahati. The college is affiliated with Gauhati University. It offers various programmes
Course Offers by North Guwahati College
H.S Courses: North Guwahati College offers an H.S course in Science and Arts Stream
Degree Courses: It offers B.S and B.A course in major and General Paper
Admission in North Guwahati College is based on a Merit Basis and the admission is conducted in the month of May-June
Lalit Chandra Bharali College or LCB College, Guwahati offers you a variety of courses. Getting Admission to LCB College is not tough as the above College. It was established on 9 August 1971 and is situated in Maligaon, Guwahati. College is Affiliated with Gauhati University.
Course Offers by Lalit Chandra Bharali College
Degree Courses: Lalit Chandra Bharali College offers Degree courses in B.A, B.Sc, B.C.A, B.Sc. IT, B.B.A, B.Com
Other Courses: It offers a variety of Certificate and Computer courses like PGDCA, C & C++ and others
Admission to the College is based on Merit basis but you will get admission easily because of the Cut off marks in not high as the above college. The Admission Conduct in LCB College in the Month of June-July.
I have added one bonus college for you. If you’re looking for the best college outside Guwahati City. D.k College, Mirza may be another good choice for you.
I didn’t include D.K College in the top 10 list because it is far from the main city it is supposed to be 5 or 6 ranks. Dakshin Kamrup College or D.K College Mirza is 30 km far from Guwahati City. The college was Established in 1961 and is Located in Mirza. D.K College Mirza is Affiliated with Gauhati University and it offers various Programme
Course offered by Dakshin Kamrup College
H.S Course: D.K College offers an H.S course in Science and Arts Stream
Degree Course: It Offers Degree Courses in Arts and Science in Both General and Major Paper
Admission in D.K College, Mirza is based on Merit Basis and Admission Conduct in the month of June-July every year
Giving rank to the colleges in Guwahati is very difficult because all the colleges in Guwahati are good. However, I find the Best 10 colleges for you to pursue your education in Guwahati.
There are lots of good colleges that are left out of the top 10 List you can check the other colleges also. In the Last word, I would Like to Say none of the colleges is good or bad it depends on you, your potential, interest. I would like to conclude with Gandhiji’s Word, Once He Said-“Education means all-round drawing out of the best in child and man body, mind, and spirit.”
Best of Luck