Assam Down Town University


Assam down town University (ADTU) is the second Private University in Assam, set up with an aim to establish a world class Educational Campus in the North East Region of the country. Established by down town Charity Trust, ADTU is the largest private educational project in the North East. The University was established in the year 2010 in Guwahati, Assam and has been offering Engineering, Nursing, Paramedical, Management, Hospitality, Pharmacy, Life Sciences’ and IT Programs.

The campus which is situated over 45 acres alongside the Brahmaputra river, houses a 300 bed teaching hospital. Academic and support services have been established, spanning an area of over 600,000 square feet. The campus has residential facilities for almost 1000 students. As of now the campus has almost 3000 students from ten states across India and countries like Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh.

The University is promoted by the down town charity Trust. This trust is promoted by the down town hospital group, the largest healthcare company of the region. The trust is promoted by various doctors and academicians. It aims to:

  • Create infrastructure to develop the Human Resource of the region
  • To reach premium healthcare facilities to the economically weaker sections of the society

The group has been in education since, 1993 and has been operating various institutes. The Directorate of Distance education will further help the University in reaching out to more students across the region at reasonable costs.


  • To establish one consolidated campus, offering almost all available programs to the students of the NE Region,in the next ten years


  • Create infrastructure to develop the Human Resource of the region
  • To reach premium healthcare facilities to thee conomically weakers ections of the society

About down town Charity Trust

Established in 1997, down town Charity Trust’s philosophy is to help the underprivileged section of the society. Individuals from different spheres, such as doctors, engineers, educationalists and other professionals are part of the Trust.

The Trust is promoted by down town Hospital Ltd., the pioneer multi specialty hospital in North Eastern India. A well known name in the healthcare industry for around two decades, down town Hospital caters to people from Assam and the North East.

The purpose of the handbook is to provide you with information related to courses offered by ADTU Online. However, the University reserves the right to make changes at any time without prior notice. It is important that you keep this handbook as a reference throughout the program. The Student Handbook is also available on; please do check the online version for the most current policies and information.

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