North-Eastern Hill University is the oldest & the prestigious central University of the region was established in the year 1973 by an Act of Parliament which was notified in the Gazette on 19th July 1973. The University is located in Umshing, a little outside the city limits of Shillong spread across an area of about 1225 acres. Now it is a
The objectives of the University, as laid down in the act, are "to disseminate and advance knowledge by providing instructional and research facilities in such branches of learning as it may deem fit; to pay special attention to the improvement of the social and economic conditions and welfare of the people of the hill areas of the North-eastern region, and in particular, the intellectual, academic and cultural advancement".
In a short span of about 35 years NEHU has matured into an institution with a serious academic and social and cultural agenda and a clear vision for its future growth.
Candidates should have passed (10+2) examination in Science or equivalent examination with Physics & Mathematics as compulsory subject along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology / Biology with minimum 45% (40% marks for SC/ST/Minority) marks.
Candidates can apply online.
Candidates can also download the application form from here
Completed form should be send to the following address RIST, Techno City, Kling Road, 9th Mile, Ri-Bhoi, Meghalaya-793101
Candidates have to pay an amount of Rs.500/-(Rs/-1000 for Lateral Entry) through Credit/ Debit card /DD or Cash.
Selection Procedure for RIST, Ri-Bhoi:
Selection procedure will be on the basis of the Marks obtained in the following exams Rank in ERDF CET, Valid JEE (Mains), State CEE Ranks, Nomination by the concerned Directorate of Technical & Higher Education
Date of Admission Test (1st Phase,
Date of Admission Test (2nd Phase in order NE sates): Sunday, June 11, 2017.