Assam Down Town University was established through the Assam Down Town University Act, 2010. in the state of Assam, India in 2010. The university is located in Panikhaiti, Guwahati in the Indian state of Assam. The University is now recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Indian Nursing Council (INC), Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) and Indian Association of Physiotherapy (IAP) and very soon, will be approaching for NAAC accreditation.
The university offers multiple bachelor’s and master’s degree program in the fields of Engineering, Management, Pharmacy, Nursing, Allied Health sciences, Paramedical, Hospitality, Skill Development, etc. It has signed a memorandum of understanding with the India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) to offer a degree course in Hotel Management and Industrial Training.
Candidates seeking admission in this university are selected on the basis of entrance exam conducted on National level. For some courses, admission is given on merit basis achieved in last qualifying examination.