CMJ University was established at Shillong by the Government of Meghalaya in July 2009 under the provision of the CMJ University Act 2009 (Act 4 of 2009). The CMJ University is recognized by UGC and empowered to award degrees as specified by the UGC as per notification F.No. – 8-21/2010 (CPP-1/PU) Dated 25th November 2010.
Imagine being able to pursue your degree at a pace and time that works with your busy schedule. CMJ University offers practical and tailored curricula to a diverse community of working adults and students. It is our goal to make education obtainable regardless of a student's schedule and finances. Our academic advisors are trained to assess your educational needs and tailor a curriculum that matches your career goals and expected time of completion. This allows students the convenience of flexibility and makes it an ideal University for full-time working adults, military persons, or anyone with a busy, demanding schedule seeking to pursue a University degree.
In order to sustain this trend, and to ensure that our state in particular and North East region in general do not lag behind in the new Knowledge era, it is imperative that we continue to produce a critical mass of highly skilled manpower at an accelerated pace. Keeping this objective in mind, the CMJ Group headed by Mr. C.M.Jha decided to set up one of the first private university in Meghalaya- CMJ University in 2009, where the highest quality of education with the best of facilities could be provided to every student. The University is situated on a 40 acre Campus on a scenic hillock in Jorabat on the Guwahati-Shillong Highway with spectacular 360 degree views of the picturesque hills. It has a built up area of more than 1, 50,000 sq ft with well furnished modern classrooms, fully quipped laboratories, well stocked library with broadband connectivity and well qualified faculty. It is a fully residential university boasting of superior accommodation for Boys & Girls.
All courses offered by CMJ University, Meghalaya are as per the Nomenclature specified by the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi that makes these courses universally acceptable.
CMJ University, Meghalaya revises its curriculum periodically as per the industry requirements and offers latest subjects and technologies empowering the students to get the latest skills to be employable. Learning Resource Provider also has industry tie ups with different Multinational Companies, Banks, Financial Institutions, Hotels & Restaurants, Hospitals, Clinics and other establishments to give hands-on industry exposure to the students.
CMJ University, Meghalaya offers a unique multi entry and multi exit system called the pyramid structure of the course under a system wherein a 10+2 student after going through one year of UG programme can take a diploma and exit or continue with the graduation degree. The Diploma students can enter the same system after some time from where they had left. Such admissions are termed as credit transfer. The same mechanism works for Post Graduate courses.
The Examination pattern of university ensures that understanding and knowledge of the candidate is extensively tested, the exam centers are established at reputed institutions all over India and abroad keeping in mind that students do not have to travel much far for appearing in the examination.
The aim is not only focus on imparting subject knowledge and skills, but also to mould students with better conduct and character committed to the societal needs and national development.