William Carey University was established in 2005 in Shillong. The University currently has 11 departments and offers 107 courses. 

There are courses offered in the fields of Science, Arts, Engineering, Commerce, Management, Law, Education, and more. Some of the most popular courses include B.Tech, Exec. MBA, B.Sc, etc. The admission to any of the courses is merit based.

The students are also provided with a holistic learning environment through which the study of both academia, as well as environmental development and sustainability, are prioritized.

William Carey University Highlights

Established | Institute Type 2005 | Private
Approved by UGC
Courses Offered 107 courses across 11 streams
Popular Courses MBA, B.Sc, M.Sc
Application Mode Online & Offline
Admission Criteria Merit-Based
Faculty 45
Facilities Available Library, Computer Labs
Official Website http://www.williamcareyuniversity.co.in/williamcareyuniversity.ac.in/index_2.htm

William Carey University Courses

Degree Level Course Details Selection Criteria
UG Level BA/ B.Sc/ BBA/ B.Com/ BCA Duration: 3 years Eligibility:10+2 Merit based
BSW  Duration: 3 years Eligibility: Graduation in any stream
B.Tech  Duration: 4 years  Eligibility: 10+2
Diploma  Duration: 1 year  Eligibility: 10+2
PG Level M.Com/ MBS/ MSW/ MA  Duration: 2 years  Eligibility: Graduation in any stream Merit based
MBA - Executive  Duration: 1 year  Eligibility: Graduation + 3yrs Work Experience
M.Sc  Duration: 2 years  Eligibility: B.Sc in the respective specialization
MCA  Duration: 3 years Eligibility: Graduation
M.Tech  Duration: 2 years Eligibility: B.Tech
PG Diploma  Duration: 1 year Eligibility: Graduation
Research Level M.Phil  Duration: 1 year Eligibility: PG in a relevant stream UGC- NET + interview
Ph.D  Duration: 3 years min Eligibility: PG in Relevant Stream

Check Course Fee Information:  William Carey University Courses & Fees

William Carey University Admissions

Admissions to all the courses offered at this college are conducted on merit basis except for research level courses. For research level courses or M.Phil/PHD, candidates have to appear for the UGC-NET entrance examination. Candidates can apply in any of Online or Offline mode.

How To Apply?

  • For online admissions, visit the official website of the college and pay the required application fee of INR 500/-.
  • After paying the fees, candidates can apply by filling the application form and uploading necessary documents.
  • For offline admissions, candidates are required to pay the Application fee of INR 600/- through DD in favour of “William Carey University” along with a self-addressed A4-size envelope to The Registrar, William Carey University, Nongmensong, Umkdait, Shillong – 793019, Meghalaya.
  • After this, candidates will receive a prospectus and application form.
  • Candidates have to again send this duly filled application form with necessary documents to the University.

William Carey University Scholarships

William Carey University offers numerous scholarships and financial assistance schemes to its meritorious and promising students. Some of these scholarships include:

  • The Alumni Scholarship
  • The Ambrose Memorial Art Scholarship
  • The Virginia Angelico and Joseph Franklin Tatum Scholarship
  • The Asbury Endowed Com Scholarship

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William Carey University Facilities

  • Library: There is a well-stocked Library available at this college. It is stocked with all the required textbooks, academic journals, E-books and E-journals for the students and faculty. 
  • Computer Labs: William Carey University has a well-equipped computer lab facility that can be used by the students for all academic purposes. The lab has all the required equipment and technology for a state of the art learning experience. 
  • Other Facilities: The college also has an anti-ragging squad, 24x7 RO Drinking water and power supply, hostel and hostel mess, counselling centre etc.

William Carey University Faculty

William Carey University is equipped with over 40 professors who are well qualified and highly experienced in their respective fields. There are 12 Ph.D qualified teaching members of faculty. Further details of Faculty are as follows:

  • Assistant Professors: 42
  • Associate Professors- 2
  • Honorary Professors- 1

Get More Information at:  William Carey University Faculty

William Carey University FAQs

Ques. When will the college open again in the current situation of COVID-19?

Ans. The college has released a notification that the college’s office will be open from July 1 onwards. Classes are currently suspended until further notice. 

Ques. Does the WCU provide evening classes?

Ans. The college operates only in a day shift. There are no evening classes.

Ques. What is the fees for MA courses?

Ans. The fees for all MA courses is INR 16000 per semester.

Ques. Does the college offer any special development programmes?

Ans. There are numerous personal development programmes being conducted for the benefit of the students. These include student societies for the purpose of conducting various games, activities, quizzes, sports, etc.