Affiliate Academics

The Global Academic Research Institute (GARI) Academic affiliation with Martin Luther Christian University proudly presence 02nd International Conference on Sustainable Development under the theme of "Moving Forward: The SDGs in practice".

Shillong , Meghalaya

Shillong: The capital city of the State as well as the district headquarters of East Khasi Hills District, Shillong is the only hill station in the country that is accessible from all sides. The name Shillong is derived from U-Shyllong, a powerful deity and is situated at an altitude of 1,491m above sea level. This beautiful city is 103 km from Guwahati, the nearest air and train link. The presence of many well-reputed educational institutions, many of them established by various missionary groups make Shillong the hub of education for the entire Northeast. Shillong has a multi-cultural and multi-lingual population and is cosmopolitan in spirit.

Martin Luther Christian University, Shillong

Creation of the University

Martin Luther Christian University was created by ACT No. 11 of 2005 of the Legislative Assembly of Meghalaya and received the assent of the Governor on July 6, 2005. The Government of Meghalaya issued the gazette notification on February 22, 2006. The creation of the university is in accordance with the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 under Section 2(f) and the university is empowered to grant degrees under Section 22 of the UGC Act.

The First Christian University

The University recognises its opportunity and responsibility to contribute to the sustainable development of the region, participating in vocational education, health care, information and communication networks, agrisciences, environmental protection, disaster education, peace studies and developmental projects. The University will collaborate, NGos, community organisations, self – help groups and industry in the development of the community.

Martin Luther Christian University started its first campus in Shillong on February 22, 2006. The main office of the University is in Shillong. Every single year, over the past ten years of the existence of MLCU, new courses have been introduced for which there have been many applicants. On account of this, various departments had to be relocated. Today, the various departments of MLCU are presently located within the proximity of the main building.

Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Department and Courses Offered:

Allied Health Sciences

  • - Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology (BSc MLT)
  • - Bachelor of Science in Medical Imaging Technology (BSc MIT)
  • - Bachelor of Science in Surgical Technology (BSc ST)
  • - Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant (BSc PhA)
  • - Bachelor of Science in Community Health Practitioner (BSc CHP)
  • - Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Nutrition(BSc(Fs&N))
  • - Bachelor of Arts in Nutrition and Health Education(BAN&HE)
  • - Master of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology (MSc MLT Microbiology/Clinical Biochemistry)
  • - Master of Science in Medical Imaging Technology (MSc MIT)
  • - Master of Science in Surgical Technology (MSc ST)
  • - Master of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics (MSc N&D)
  • - Master of Arts in Nutrition and Health Education(MAN&HE)
  • - Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT)
  • - Diploma in Medical Imaging Technology (DMIT)

Computer Sciences

  • - Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) Specialization in Hardware & Networking/ Animations & Multimedia/Mobile Applications
  • - Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications (PGDCA)
  • - Master in Computer Applications (MCA)
  • - Master of Science in Information Technology(MSc IT)

Management and Commerce Studies

  • - Master of Commerce(MCom)
  • - Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
  • - Master in Business Administration (MBA HR/Marketing & Finance)

Tourism And Travel Management

  • - Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management (BTTM)
  • - Master in Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM)

Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • - Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
  • - Master of Social Work (MSW)
  • - Bachelor of Science in Psychology (BSc Psy)
  • - Master of Science in Counselling Psychology (MSc CP)

Tourism And Travel Management

  • - Bachelor of Arts in Music (BA Music)
  • - Master of Arts in Music (MA Music)

Environment and Traditional Ecosystems

  • - Bachelor of Arts in Environment Studies (BAES)
  • - Bachelor of Sciences in Environment Sciences (BScEsc)
  • - Master of Arts in Environment Studies (MAES)
  • - Master of Science in Environment Sciences (MScES)

Peace and Christian Studies

  • - Diploma in Peace and Christian Studies

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
phone: 0364-2535467/0364- 2535437
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