Lady Keane College, Shillong


Lady Keane College is a pioneer in the field of women education in the north-eastern part of the country and it was formed in the year 1935. The college has contributed not only to the development of women, but also to the social development of the whole region as well. The college was initially started as Lady Keane School in the year 1932 named after the wife of the then governor of Assam and later in the year 1935, it was converted as an intermediate college for women. Initially, the college was affiliated to Calcutta University and later in the year 1948, it was shifted to Gauhati University and from the year 1973 to till date, it is functioning under the jurisdiction of North Eastern Hill University. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council has awarded the college with ‘B’ Grade status.

Courses Offered:

The college is offering education through three of its departments namely, language, arts and science. The courses offered under each of these departments are given below:

Language Department:

The college is offering Bachelor of Arts (honors & general) in Nepali, Bengali, Assamese, Hindi, Garo, Khasi and English through the language department.

Arts Department:

Bachelor of Arts (honors & general) in sociology, Political science, philosophy, history, education and economics is offered through this department.

Science Department:

Courses offered by the college through science department are B. Sc in zoology, physics, mathematics, chemistry, botany and biochemistry.


For getting admission to the honors degree courses conducted by the college, the students should get through the entrance examination conducted by the college. In the case of other arts and science courses, candidates who have secured more than 80% in the higher secondary education are offered spot admission and remaining applied candidates, will be admitted on the basis of the merit list.

Contact Information:

Lady Keane College,

Near Police Bazar,





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7 Responses to “Lady Keane College, Shillong”

  1. 7
    Pradyut Barua:

    please let me know the procedure to accomodation at your gust house

  2. 6
    Noor pertin:

    I’m very much interes ed in your college,bt i have read that to get admission in your college it needs atleast 80% and am sure i wont get i wana study in that college so please tell me some procedure through which i may fulfill my dream of stdying in your college.thank you.

  3. 5
    teresa lyngdoh:

    i’m keen in joining your college..but does it have a commerce stream??

  4. 4

    want a admission of my daughter to BA Ist year, who got through class XII exams Arts(CBSE) result declared on 23rd May2011..From Bomdila ,Arunachal Praesh. also please tell if i can apply online for admission.

  5. 3

    my daughter got through class xii arts with 51.6% and the mark sheet is yet to receive. can i sought for her admission in your college online? the cbse results for class xii was declared on 23rd may2011.

  6. 2
    Tashi Wangmu:

    date of last receipt of application for Bsc course 2011
    offline/online application

  7. 1
    Eving Yirang:

    Please tell me the date and time of entrance test for admission into BA and BSC.I want to send my two daughters in your college,Iam from Arunachal Pradesh.