A State University of Government of Assam constituted by "Assam Science and Technology University Act, 2009"

The Executive Council


  1. Dr. Dhiraj Bora, Vice-Chancellor, ASTU, Chairman
  2. Director of Higher Education, Govt. of Assam
  3. Director of Technical Education, Govt. of Assam
  4. Chairman, Assam Higher Secondary Education Council, Assam
  5. Dr. A.K. Baruwa, Principal, NITS Mirza
  6. Dr. B. Banerjee, Principal, RSET
  7. Dr. Prafulla Chandra Mahanta, Retd. Principal, AEC
  8. Dr. Anil Kumar Goswami, Retd. Principal, Cotton College, Guwahati
  9. Dr. Okhil Kumar Medhi, Ex Vice-Chancellor, Gauhati University
  10. Prof. Gayatree Goswamee, Deptt. of Education, Gauhati University
  11. Dr. A.K. Gogoi, Professor, IIT, Guwahati
  12. Dr. U.S. Dixit, Professor, IIT, Guwahati
  13. Dr. Nripen Das, Registrar, ASTU
Education is the process by which character is formed, strength of mind is increased, and intellect is sharpened, as a result of which one can stand on one's own feet. And that a teacher's sacred duty is to invoke the spirit of inquiry in his pupilsSwami Vivekananda
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.Martin Luther King Jr
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversityAristotle
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignoranceConfucius
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the worldNelson Mandela
An investment in knowledge pays the best interestBenjamin Franklin