Information on courses, admissions process, exams & results of Rajiv Gandhi University (Arunachal University), Itanagar

Rajiv Gandhi University

Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) was established in 1984 at Itanagar. It is a central university under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. Rajiv Gandhi University is a premier institution of higher learning in the state of Arunachal Pradesh. RGU has been assessed and accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) as ‘B’ Grade University on the basis of its performance in Academic, Research and Governance.
Educational Streams
Rajiv Gandhi University or Arunachal University offers Undergraduate, Post-Graduate and Ph D programmes through on-campus departments as well as affiliated colleges. The courses have been designed with a view to play a positive role in the socio-economic and cultural development of the State. 

The faculty members are actively engaged in research activities with financial support from UGC and other funding agencies. The university also conducts a diploma programme in medical science. Post Graduate courses are offered in Dental Surgery, Nursing, Bulk Drugs, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Analysis, and Industrial Pharmacy.
The university has a computerized library to support the needs of faculty, students, staff and researchers. It contains collection of books and journals on variety of subjects. Other common facilities at the university are Health Centre, Guest House, Transportation, Canteen, Co-operative Stores and Banking services. Rajiv Gandhi University has a V-SAT facility; the faculty and students make good use of it .  The University has a placement cell that takes care of jobs for students post studies.
RGU was founded in 1984 as Arunachal University (AU) and the foundation stone was laid by the then Prime Minister late Indira Gandhi. In the year 2005, it was renamed as Rajiv Gandhi University. The university was declared a central university by an Act of Parliament in 2007.


Faculty of Education
  • Department of Education
 Faculty of Languages
  • Department of English
  • Department of Hindi
 Faculty of Social Science
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of History
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Mass Communication
 Faculty of Basic Science
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Faculty of Environmental Science
  • Department of Geography
 Faculty of Life Science
  • Department of Botany
  • Department of Zoology
 Faculty of Management
  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of Management
 Faculty of Technology
  • Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Contact Details:
Rajiv Gandhi University
Rono Hills,
Itanagar - 791 112

Phone: +91-3781-2277253
Fax: +91-3781-2277889
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