Nagaland is one of the states in the north east of India. With sixteen major tribes
settled in Nagaland, there is a huge need for education institutions which has been
satisfied to some extent.
One of the Universities in Nagaland is a Central University. It offers several courses
to the students of the State. The university also offers a full time MBA course
which is approved by the AICTE. The university also offers courses like the Bachelors
and the Masters degrees in Arts, Science and Commerce courses, Law, Management,
Engineering and Technology and Agriculture. There is also a degree course for Nursing.
Almost all the colleges in the state are affiliated to this State University.
Among the other Universities in Nagaland included is the State Open University in
Nagaland that caters to the students of the state as well as those of the other
states. The presence of an Open University is a boon to those who wish to continue
their education after a break. A long list of main courses with their related sub-
courses are offered at the Open University. The range of courses offered is so varied
that it satisfies the needs of a large population of students. The subjects include
health, psychology and medication sciences, journalism, mass communication, management,
technology, engineering and environment. Travel and Tourism is also part of their
list of courses.
A unique project of the Open University is that it offers degree courses via the
distance education mode. Certificate courses in subjects’ related to medicine can
also be undertaken through the distance education mode.
Among the Universities in Nagaland is a private university that is dedicated to
the study of Finance and finance management. It is one of the most prestigious private
universities of India for Financial education.
The National Institute of Technology, an Institute of National Importance is situated