Dibrugarh University (DU), Dibrugarh was established in 1965 under the provisions of the Dibrugarh University Act, 1965 enacted by the Assam Legislative Assembly. The University through the various teaching Departments, Centres of Studies in its campus and the affiliated colleges scattered over the seven districts is imparting higher education in the various branches of learning in Arts, Commerce, Engineering, Medical, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Law, Science & Technology, Computer Sciences, Management and Teachers Training.
The university offers various facilities to the students like Hostel, Guest House, Internet Centre, Auditorium, Cafeteria, Health Centre, Sports. University also offer Scholarships programme to their students.
The University is situated at Rajabheta, the premier town of Dibrugarh in the eastern part of Assam as well as India. The University is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with an B grade. The Re-accreditation has also been done in March 2009. Dibrugarh University is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and recognised by all Universities in India and abroad on reciprocal basis.The University Campus extends over an area of more than 500 acres of which 60 acres are still covered under tea plantation.