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Major Events for the Year 2010-2016

  • August 5th – 7th, 2010: National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) Peer Team visit conducted.
  • August 21st – 28th: Golden Jubilee Year of Shillong College Students’ Union.
  • 25th September, 2010: The College in collaboration with the unit of Meghalaya College Teachers’ Association (MCTA) hosted the 29th General Conference of the Association. The Conference was inaugurated by Shri. Vincent H. Pala, Hon’ble Minister of State for Water Resources, Government of India.
  • 4th October, 2010: Shillong College in collaboration with the Directorate of Higher and Technical Education, Government of Meghalaya observed “World Habitat Day” with number of student oriented programme.
  • 8th October, 2010: A meeting of teaching and non-teaching staff was convened by the IQAC to discuss the NAAC Peer Team Report on Reaccreditation and Reassessment of the College and to draw the roadmap for the future. College was awarded CGPA of 2.92 with Grade ‘B’ by NAAC.
  • 21st December, 2010: A felicitation programme in the honour of Dr (Mrs) M. P. R. Lyngdoh, Principal was organised prior to her retirement from 1st July, 2011.
  • 31st December, 2010: Dr (Mrs) M. P. R. Lyngdoh retired and Dr. M. Dey, Vice Principal took over as Principal In-charge.
  • 7th May, 2011: Department of Mathematics, organised a programme entitled “The Importance of Mathematics and its various Applications”.
  • 1st July, 2011: Dr. K. D. Ramsiej took over as regular full-time Principal of the College.
  • 16th November, 2011 - Department of Chemistry of the College celebrated the “International Year of Chemistry”.
  • 7th and 8th of December, 2011: Department of Botany and Microbiology of the College in association with Internal Quality Assurance Cell organised a two-day Workshop-cum-Training programme on “Mushroom cultivation” under UGC sponsored ”Development of Location specific Curricula” .
  • 16th December, 2011: Women’s Cell of the College organised a programme on “Domestic Violence on Women and Atrocities on Women and Children”.
  • Sept 20 to 25, 2011: Two students of the college Smt. Nasima Begum Choudhury and Shri Shiningstar Kharbuli visited China from, as members of Indian Delegation for cultural and traditional exchange programme under the aegis of Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs, Government of India.
  • May 16, 2012: The Youth Red Cross Society in Shillong College took its shape on, with aim to instil a spirit of humanitarian and social service amongst the students through active and direct involvement in Red Cross activities.
  • 8th June, 2012:  College established a Entrepreneurship Development Cell which was formally inaugurated by Shri U. K. Sangma, IAS, Secretary, North Eastern Council, Shillong.
  • 15th September, 2012: Inauguration of the Girls’ Hostel of the College by Shri W. M. S. Pariat, Chief Secretary, Government of Meghalaya.
  • 15th September, 2012: Release of first ISBN coded publication of the College  entitled, “Global Financial Crisis – Implications and Repercussions” The Book (ISBN Coded) is a result of the proceedings of the National Symposium held on 24th and 25th June, 2010, at Shillong College on the topic “Great Depression of 1930s and present Economic Meltdown – Identifying the Commonalities and the Lessons thereof”.
  • 24th and 25th May, 2013: National Seminar on “Convergence of Accounting Standards (for Reporting Purpose)” was organised on, in the college conference hall by the Department of Commerce & Management of the College and the Shillong College Academic Society. 
  • 7th June, 2013:  marked as one of historical occasions in the annuls of the College when Dr. M. M. Pallam Raju, the Honourable Union Minister of Human Resource Development visited the college and formally inaugurated the year-long celebration of “Golden Jubilee of Teaching Science in Shillong College”.  The Inaugural Function was also graced by Dr. R. C. Laloo, Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister and Minister in-charge of Higher and Technical Education, Government of Meghalaya.  The Key note address was delivered by Prof. A. N. Rai, Vice-Chanellor of North Eastern Hill University. 
  • 7th June, 2013: Dr. M. M. Pallam Raju laid the foundation stone of the Sports Infrastructure Complex in the college campus which is to be built with financial assistance from UGC. 
  • Week-long main events of the Golden Jubilee of the “Teaching Science in Shillong College” was organised from 23rd to 30th July, 2013. The different programme organised are as follows:
  • The main events of the Golden Jubilee of Teaching Science in Shillong College then started on 23rd July, 2013, with the launching of events which was flagged off by Shri Abu Taher Mondal, the Hon’ble Speaker of Meghalaya Legislative Assembly. The Chief Guest also released a Souvenir brought out on the occasion. This was followed by Students’ Science Seminar for Class IX-X on the topic: “Science, Technology and Meghalaya: 40 years now 40 years hence”.
  • An International Seminar on “Attracting Best Talents in Basic Sciences” was held on 24th and 25th July 2013 at Shillong College. The Seminar was inaugurated by Dr. Mukul Sangma, the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Meghalaya as the Chief Guest in the presence of Shri P. B. O. Warjri, the then Addl. Chief Secretary, Govt. of Meghalaya as the Guest of Honour. Prof K. G. Bhattacharya, from the Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University delivered the keynote address.
  • A two day science exhibition was organised in the college on the 26th and 27th July 2013, which was inaugurated by Dr. Dilip Kumar Saikia, Director of National Institute of Technology, Shillong, on the 26th July 2013 at 10.00 am. 
  • 26th of July 2013, popular talks delivered by (i) Dr. S. K. Malhotra (Head of Public Awareness Division, DAE, Mumbai) on the topic: “General Public Perception  & Realities About Atomic Energy”. (ii) Dr. S. Sudhakar (Director of North Eastern Space Application Centre, Barapani, Meghalaya) on the topic: “Space Technology for the benefit of North Eastern Region”; (iii) Mr…. Lyngdoh (SCSTE, Govt. of Meghalaya); and (v) Mr. R. Chatterjee, Asst. Teacher, Jail Road Boys Higher Secondary School, Shillong, and an alumnus of the College on the topic:”Your Cosmic Connection”.
  • Inter College Debate and Quiz Competitions for Undergraduate students were organised on the 27th July 2013.
  • 29th July, 2013, was marked as an Alumni Day for students and teachers that included some innovative programmes such as demonstrative teaching by the retired teachers of science stream and discussion that followed the teaching process.  The afternoon session was a panel discussion on the future of Science Education in Colleges: Challenges & Opportunities.  This was an open forum where the past students and teachers were involved to suggest plans and programmes for widening scope of education in Science streams in particular & in the  College in general.
  • As a part of the Golden Jubilee programme, the Mathematics Department organized a seminar on “Mathematics: The Need of the Hour” which was held on 5th July and 27th August, 2013, that was participated by teachers and students from various schools and colleges. The programme also marked the celebration of “National Year of Mathematics”.
  • A Science Seminar Competition for the Physics Honours students of different colleges of the State, was organized by the Physics Department of the college on the 3rd of December 2013, in which Shillong College bagged the first prize and the 2nd prize was awarded St. Edmund’s College, Shillong.
  • 26th of August, 2013: Workshop on “Real Life on Reel” organised by the Departments of Garo and Hindi.
  • 27th May, 2013: Inauguration of Three Months Certificate Course in ‘Entrepreneurship Development’, conducted by Entrepreneurship Development Cell of the College.
  • 2nd and 3rd July, 2014: A Two day Book Exhibition cum Sale programme was organised by the Library Department, Shillong College on the, at the Sports Infrastructure Complex, Shillong College. 
  • 14th to 21st of July 2014: A week long training program on “Tools for Conservation of Freshwater Ecosystem”, as a part of the ongoing celebration of Golden Jubilee of “Teaching Science in Shillong College”.
  • 23rd July, 2014: Closing Ceremony of the Golden Jubilee Celebration of “50 years of Teaching Science in Shillong College”. Chief Guest on the occasion was Hon’ble Governor of Meghalaya, Dr. K. K. Paul,.  Prof, Okhil Kumar Medhi, Former Vice-Chancellor & Head of the Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University, delivered the key note address.
  • 5th September, 2013:  Shillong College Employees’ Social Maintenance Scheme launched formally and first cheque handed over to the beneficiary.
  • Department of Computer Science and Applications organised a training session under its “Computer Literacy Programme” for the Non-teaching Staff of the College.  The programme was held from 15th September, 2014, for 3 weeks, and certificates were awarded to the participants on completion of the course.
  • One day workshop on “Statistics for Knowledge Exploration” was organised by the Department of Statistics, Shillong College, Shillong o n the 13th September, 2014. Dr. S. K. Jha, Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, North Eastern Hill University, and Dr. S. M. Bendre, Centre Head, ISI, North-East Centre, Tezpur were the Resource Persons.
  • 31st October and 1st November, 2014: National Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Advanced Networking and Cloud Computing”, organised by the Department of Computer Science & Applications along with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of Shillong College.
  • 18th November, 2014: First S. C Dutta Memorial Lecture - organised by Department of Mathematics, Shillong College. The Lecture was delivered by Prof. Himadri K. Mukherjee, Dean, Physical Science, North Eastern Hill University.
  • 20th to 22nd November, 2014: A three-day National Seminar on “Translation: Transcending Barriers” was organised by the Literary Circle of the College from, at the College Conference Hall.
  • 10th and 11th December, 2014: Two day Regional Workshop on “Youth and Entrepreneurship”, organised by the Entrepreneurship Development Cell on, in collaboration with Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Ministry of Skill Development, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India, Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu.
  • National Workshop on Creative Writing in English organized by Department of English in collaboration with North East Writers’ forum on 21st and 22nd May 2015
  • Invited Talk on Choice Based Credit System : Challenges and Prospects’ organized by Academic Sub-Committee for NAAC Re-Accreditation, Shillong College on 13th August 2015
  • National Seminar on Recent Advances in Chemistry in service of mankind organized by Department of Chemistry, Shillong College on 30th and 31st July 2015.
  • Interactive Program on Research and Innovation in Undergraduate Colleges  organized by Research & Publication Cell, Shillong College on 16th October 2015.
  • Release of book entitled ‘ Venturing into Research and Innovation’ on 16th October 2015 published by Research& Publication Cell
  • Inauguration and opening of study center on Institute of Company Secretaries  in Shillong College on the 26th February 2016.
  • Release of Book entitled ‘Reasserting Basic Sciences’ on 26th February 2016, a proceeding of the International Seminar on Attracting Best Talents in Basic Sciences held in July 2013.
  • Release of Book entitled ‘Computer Science : Few Newer  Perspectives’ on 26th February 2016, a proceeding of the National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Advanced Networking and Cloud Computing held in November 2014.
  • Invited talk delivered by Prof H.P.Roy Choudhury  organised  by Department of Chemistry, Shillong College on 7th March 2016.
  • One Day Awareness Programme on Adolescent  Rights : A critical agenda’ organised by Department of Sociology on 15th March 2016.