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Best Colleges in Shillong

Shillong known as “Scotland of East India” is a beautiful hill station located in Meghalaya. Shillong is rich in natural resources and the economy of Shillong is driven mainly by tourism, agriculture, horticulture and mineral-based industries. Many prestigious colleges and universities like IIM, NIT, NLU, NIFT, North Eastern Hill University, and CMJ University are based in Shillong. The top colleges in Shillong offer undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral courses in streams of engineering, management, law, education, and fashion technology. 

Admission to the top colleges in Shillong is done on the basis of CAT, JEE Main, NEET, CUET, NIFT Entrance Exam, GMAT, GATE, and JAM. The courses are offered in full-time and part-time mode by the top colleges in Shillong. 

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How affordable is Shillong?

Shillong is one of the most expensive cities in the northeastern part of India. The average fee of the best colleges in Shillong varies from Rs 8,340 to Rs 8,75,000. The top 10 colleges in Shillong facilitates education loan facility and assist students financially with both government and non-government scholarships. The fee details of the courses offered by the top colleges in Shillong are mentioned below:

List of Top 10 Colleges in Shillong

College Name

Course offered

Fees in Rs.

IIM Shillong - Indian Institute of Management Shillong 


MBA

NA

P.G.P

NA

NEHU Shillong - North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 


B.E / B.Tech

Rs 1,10,000 to Rs 5.68,000

M.E / M.Tech

Rs 1,06,000

M.Sc

Rs 8,340 to Rs 77,370

NIT Meghalaya - National Institute of Technology Meghalaya 

B.E / B.Tech

Rs 5,70,000

M.E / M.Tech

Rs 1,80,000

CMJ University, Shillong 

B.E / B.Tech

Rs 1,50,000 to Rs 2,00,000

B.Sc

Rs 25,000 to Rs 1,20,000

M.Sc

Rs 30,000 to Rs 80,000

NEIGRIHMS Shillong

M.B.B.S

NA

M.D

NA

MIT University, Shillong 

M.B.A

Rs 2,36,000

M.C.A

Rs 1,73,000

National Law University, Meghalaya 


BA LLB Hons.

Rs 8,75,000

BBA LLB Hons.

Rs 8,75,000

Martin Luther Christian University, Shillong 

BCA

Rs 3,31,000

B.Sc

Rs 2,56,000 to Rs 5,27,000

NIFT Shillong - National Institute of Fashion Technology 


B.Des 

Rs 12,78,000

MFM

NA


William Carey University, Shillong


B.E / B.Tech

Rs 3,52,000 to Rs 3,68,000

B.Sc

Rs 1,56,000 to Rs 2,88,000

M.Sc

Rs 1,56,000 to Rs 1,88,000

Top Colleges/Universities Courses in Shillong - Eligibility Criteria

Courses

Eligibility Criteria

B.Tech

10+2 or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects and Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology as one of the subjects. 

M.Tech

 B.Tech in relevant subjects from recognised universities.

M.B.A.

Graduation or equivalent with a minimum of 50 % marks from a recognised board or university. 

M.B.B.S

10+2  with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and a valid score  NEET (UG).   

M.C.A

Graduate with 50 % marks or equivalent

List of Top Colleges/Universities in Shillong - Based on NIRF Ranking 2023

National Institute of Ranking Framework (NIRF) is a ranking methodology approved by MHRD to rank higher education institutes in India. It is adopted by the Ministry of Education to rank institutes of higher education on the parameters of teaching learning and resources, research and professional practice, graduation outcome, outreach & inclusivity and perception. The rankings for the top 10 colleges/universities in Shillong for the year 2023 are mentioned below:    

College Name

Category

NIRF Rank 2023

NIRF Score

Indian Institute of Management Shillong

Management

26

59.12

North Eastern Hill University

University

80

44.95

National Institute of Technology Meghalaya

Engineering

72

47.27

Top Colleges/Universities in Shillong: Admission Process 2023

College Name

Admission process 2023

IIM Shillong

IIM Shillomg Admission is based on CAT/GMAT scores 

NEHU Shillong

NEHU Shillong Admission is based on JEE Main/NATA/ GATE. 

NIT Meghalaya

NIT Meghalaya Admission is based on JEE Main and JoSSA counselling.

NLU Meghalaya

NLU Meghalaya Admission is based on the performance of MEG UAT and  MEG PAT. 

William Carey University Shillong 

William Carey University Shillong Admission is based on the merit of the qualifying examination.  

Top 3 Colleges in Shillong: Placements Wise

The top colleges in Shillong have placement cell or career development cell which looks after the placement activities and also provide career counselling and training sessions to students. The students of top colleges in Shillong are placed in various sectors like IT, Analytics, Human resource operations, Finance, Sales & Marketing, Banking & Finance,  law firms and others. As per the placement report of IIM Shillong, the highest CTC offered was Rs 71,30,000 for the academic year 2021-23. The placement links and median salary for undergraduate and postgraduate courses as per NIRF report 2023 of some of the top colleges in Shillong are mentioned below: 

Placement Link of top College Shillong

Median Salary-UG

(2022)

Median

Salary-PG

(2022)

Top recruiters

IIM Shillong Placements

NA

Rs 30,00,000

Bain & Company, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, Everest Group, IBM, McKinsey & Company, Accenture, Goldman Sachs

NEHU Shillong Placements

Rs 3,80,000

Rs 3,00,000

TCS, HP, Vodafone, Dell, HDFC, Ericsson, Accenture, HCL, DLF

NIT Shillong Placements

Rs 9,45,000

Rs 8,16,000

Capgemini, Amazon, Infosys, IBM India, Nokia, KEC International, Infosys,  L& T constructions, 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Which companies provide summer internship opportunities at IIM Shillong for the academic year 2021-23?

A. The companies that participated in the summer internship placements at IIM Shillong for the academic year 2021-23 are Capgemini, Deloitte, Bain & Company, Goldman Sachs, DE Shaw & Co., JP Morgan Chase & Co., Titan, ITC, Datawise, Mahindra Logistics, McKinsey & Company. 

Q. Which entrance examination is accepted by NLU Shillong for admission?

A. The admission for the undergraduate courses is based on the score of MEG UAT for undergraduate courses and MEG PAT for the postgraduate courses.

Q. What is the admission procedure for CMJ University Meghalaya?

A. The candidates applying to the courses at CMJ University Meghalaya must select the course and submit the application form along with the required certificates, mark sheets and photographs. The application form can be filled out both online and offline. The candidates should meet the eligibility criteria of the course mentioned in the university prospectus. CMJ University conducts its own entrance test for B.Tech courses and personal interviews and group discussion admission for courses like MBA, M.Phil and Ph.D. 

Q. What are the international collaborations of IIM Shillong?

A. IESEG School of Management Litle and Paris, FPT University Vietnam, Ming Chuan the University of Taiwan, Taiwan, Alba Graduate Business School, Greece, University of California and Insper Brazil are some of the international collaborations of IIM Shillong.

Q. Which are the scholarships offered by NEHU Shillong?

A. National Fellowship & Scholarship for higher education, The J N Tata Endowment Loan Scholarships for Higher Studies, EBA scholarship by Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, Post Graduate Scholarship for University Rank Holders and Scholarship for the differently abled students are some of the scholarships provided by NEHU Shillong. 

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NEHU Shillong - North Eastern Hill University, Shillong

Shillong, Meghalaya
Public/Govt

NEHU Shillong - North Eastern Hill University, Shillong

Shillong, Meghalaya Public/Govt 4.3/510 Reviews
NIRF Ranking: 101-150
NIRF Ranking: 101-150
BA
  • Fees : 29.07 K
1000+ Brochures downloaded so far
1000+ Brochures downloaded so far

Indian Institute of Professional Studies, Shillong

Shillong, Meghalaya
Private
B.Ed
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

    Department of Law, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya
    Public/Govt
    BA LLB Hons
    • Fees : 47.24 K
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

    Top Institutes Accepting Applications

    CMJ University, Shillong

    600+ Brochures downloaded so far
    600+ Brochures downloaded so far

    Goodwill College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya
    Private

    Goodwill College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya Private
    BA
    • Fees : 61.35 K
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    Brochures downloaded so far

    Seng Khasi College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya
    Private

    Seng Khasi College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya Private
    BA Economics Hons
    • Fees : 48.79 K
    Brochures downloaded so far
    Brochures downloaded so far

    Saint Mary's College of Teacher Education, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya
    Private
    B.Ed
    • Fees : 1.65 Lakhs
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

    KL Bajoria College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya
    Private

    KL Bajoria College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya Private
    BA Education Hons
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

    Lady Keane College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya
    4.4/55 Reviews
    Private

    Lady Keane College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya Private 4.4/55 Reviews
    BA English Hons Day Section
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far
    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

    Synod College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya
    Private

    Synod College, Shillong

    Shillong, Meghalaya Private
    B.Com Hons
      100+ Brochures downloaded so far
      100+ Brochures downloaded so far

      St Edmund's College, Shillong

      Shillong, Meghalaya
      4.3/53 Reviews
      Private

      St Edmund's College, Shillong

      Shillong, Meghalaya Private 4.3/53 Reviews
      B.Com
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

        MIT University, Shillong

        Shillong, Meghalaya
        4.8/55 Reviews
        Private

        MIT University, Shillong

        Shillong, Meghalaya Private 4.8/55 Reviews
        BBA Marketing
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

        Martin Luther Christian University, Shillong

        Shillong, Meghalaya
        2.5/51 Reviews
        Private
        M.Com
        • Fees : 2.33 Lakhs
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

        PGT Shillong - College of Teacher Education PGT, Shillong

        Shillong, Meghalaya
        Private
        B.Ed
        • Fees : 2.57 Lakhs
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

        College of Teacher Education, Shillong

        Shillong, Meghalaya
        Private

        College of Teacher Education, Shillong

        Shillong, Meghalaya Private
        B.Ed
        • Fees : 1.08 Lakhs
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far
        100+ Brochures downloaded so far

        The Shillong Law College, Shillong

        Shillong, Meghalaya
        Private

        The Shillong Law College, Shillong

        Shillong, Meghalaya Private
        BA LLB Integrated
          100+ Brochures downloaded so far
          100+ Brochures downloaded so far

          Bethany School of Nursing, Shillong

          Shillong, Meghalaya
          Private

          Bethany School of Nursing, Shillong

          Shillong, Meghalaya Private
          GNM
            100+ Brochures downloaded so far
            100+ Brochures downloaded so far

            Shillong Polytechnic, Shillong

            Shillong, Meghalaya
            3.8/51 Reviews
            Public/Govt

            Shillong Polytechnic, Shillong

            Shillong, Meghalaya Public/Govt 3.8/51 Reviews
            Diploma in Civil Engineering
            100+ Brochures downloaded so far
            100+ Brochures downloaded so far

            Shillong Commerce College, Shillong

            Shillong, Meghalaya
            3.5/54 Reviews
            Private

            Shillong Commerce College, Shillong

            Shillong, Meghalaya Private 3.5/54 Reviews
            B.Com
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far

              Women's College, Shillong

              Shillong, Meghalaya
              Private

              Women's College, Shillong

              Shillong, Meghalaya Private
              BA Anthropology Hons
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far

              Umshyrpi College, Shillong

              Shillong, Meghalaya
              3.8/51 Reviews
              Private

              Umshyrpi College, Shillong

              Shillong, Meghalaya Private 3.8/51 Reviews
              B.Com
              • Fees : 36.20 K
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far

              NLU Meghalaya - National Law University, Meghalaya

              Shillong, Meghalaya
              Public/Govt
              BA LLB Hons
              • Fees : 8.75 Lakhs
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far
              100+ Brochures downloaded so far

              Bansara Institute of Ophthalmic Sciences, Shillong

              Shillong, Meghalaya
              Private
              Ph.D Optometry
                100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                Nabon Women's Synod College, Shillong

                Shillong, Meghalaya
                Private

                Nabon Women's Synod College, Shillong

                Shillong, Meghalaya Private
                BA Economics Hons
                • Fees : 34.60 K
                Brochures downloaded so far
                Brochures downloaded so far

                Sankardev College, Shillong

                Shillong, Meghalaya
                3.5/52 Reviews
                Private

                Sankardev College, Shillong

                Shillong, Meghalaya Private 3.5/52 Reviews
                B.Sc
                  100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                  100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                  Raid Laban College, Shillong

                  Shillong, Meghalaya
                  Private

                  Raid Laban College, Shillong

                  Shillong, Meghalaya Private
                  BA
                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                    100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                    St Anthonys College, Shillong

                    Shillong, Meghalaya
                    4.6/57 Reviews
                    Private

                    St Anthonys College, Shillong

                    Shillong, Meghalaya Private 4.6/57 Reviews
                    MCA
                      300+ Brochures downloaded so far
                      300+ Brochures downloaded so far

                      Shillong College, Meghalaya

                      Shillong, Meghalaya
                      3.8/51 Reviews
                      Private

                      Shillong College, Meghalaya

                      Shillong, Meghalaya Private 3.8/51 Reviews
                      MA Khasi
                      • Fees : 1.02 Lakhs
                      100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                      100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                      Saint Mary's College, Shillong

                      Shillong, Meghalaya
                      4.1/53 Reviews
                      Private

                      Saint Mary's College, Shillong

                      Shillong, Meghalaya Private 4.1/53 Reviews
                      BA Economics Hons
                      100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                      100+ Brochures downloaded so far

                      St Dominics College, Shillong

                      Shillong, Meghalaya
                      Private

                      St Dominics College, Shillong

                      Shillong, Meghalaya Private
                      BA English Hons
                      100+ Brochures downloaded so far
                      100+ Brochures downloaded so far
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