Dibrugarh University, the easternmost University in India, was established in 1965 consequent upon the provisions of the Dibrugarh University Act, 1965, enacted by the Assam Legislative Assembly. It is a leading research and innovation-driven University that acts as a spatial slot to configure the socio-cultural dynamics of North East India. It is situated at Rajabheta, five kilometers to the South of the Dibrugarh town.
The University offers dynamic educational experiences that prepare the next generation to lead and make a difference and thus contribute to society at large. The University hosts 177 affiliated colleges and institutes that spread over nine districts of Assam. Dibrugarh University is a member of the Association of Indian Universities and is recognized by all the universities in India and abroad. The University has Arts, Science, Commerce, Engineering and other branches of learning.