St Anthony’s College of Meghalaya is an old institute which began with a very humble start towards the education of children. One of its closely held accolades could well be the ‘five stars’ accredited by NAAC – making the College first ever in the North-eastern region of India. This coeducational college holds the honor of being the first of its kind set up by the Salesians for imparting higher education. St Anthony’s College of Meghalaya has been also awarded the title of being a ‘College with Potential for Excellence’ by the University Grants Commission of India.
St Anthony’s College Facts & Figures:
First Principal / Founder
Father Joseph Bachhiarello
Sole belief in
Ever More Ever Better
Number of enrollments
Cumulative Grade Point Average
3.6 out of 4.0
Bomfyle Road, Lachumiere, Shillong - Meghalaya
Why join St Anthony’s College of Meghalaya?
1. Unique Range of Programs Offered
St Anthony’s College of Meghalaya treads on the path less traveled and aims to offer unique set of courses namely Bachelors in Music, Khasi, Mizo, Mass Communication, Media Technologies, Pisciculture; Masters in Biotechnology and Computer Applications and Certified Courses in CISCO and Oracle 10g.
2. Anti-ragging Cell
Similar to all of its other initiatives, it proudly has started what is known as an anti-ragging cell simply to avoid untoward incidents amongst the new incumbents who join the college.
3. Motivation provided through Student Awards
Every year St Anthony’s College of Meghalaya enlists the names of those students who have performed exceptionally in one field or more. These students are recipients of cash prizes and certificates governed by the Donors and the college.
4. Cyber Club
The Students of St Anthony’s College has formed a Cyber Club whereby they strive to learn as well as teach computer not only to the trainees of the college but also to the less privileged students of the rural community. This is how probably they succeed at imparting computer knowledge to all of them and make them more proficient.