Remarks by Eminent Personalities

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

11th President of India

The University must Exercise moral leadership to meet the challenges of the 21st century.

Prof. Ved Prakash

Chairman, UGC

University of Science & Technology Meghalaya has been growing as the best private University in the NE region. It acts as a path finder in the field of higher education which is a dire need of the time.

Prof. Jagdish Mukhi

Governor of Assam

I am amazed to see the gigantic campus of the University and also the cultural activities. I wish every success to the University.

Shri A. S. Kiran Kumar

Chairman, ISRO

It is indeed heartening to see the enthusiasm of the students and faculty of this institution. Wishing a great future to all endeavours.

Shri Tathagata Roy

Hon'ble Governor of Assam

I had no idea that such a huge University exists so near the National Highway. This University Carries a multifarious teaching and research activities in different fields. I wish all success to USTM in the coming years

Prof. M. Jagdesh Kumar

Chairman, UGC

Amazed to witness such a young University like USTM creating immense contribution in the education movement of the North East region. I am sure, one day it will be one of the best Universities of the country. Wishing all the very best.

Shri Conrad Sangma

Chief Minister, Meghalaya

USTM is unique due to its Human touch. This University will reach the heights of excellence under the leadership of its dynamic chancellor to make the region “Education Hub”

Prof. D. P. Singh

Chairman, UGC

I am happy to visit USTM and unveil the statue of Bharat Ratna, former President of India, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. I had a very fruitful session with the officials, staff, and students. Compliments to the Chancellor, Vice-Chancellor, and their team. Wishing the USTM

Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma

Chief Minister, Assam

USTM is progressing and contributing immensely to the field of higher education in the region. I congratulate the University community as it has been recently accredited by NAAC with “A” Grade in the first cycle of assessment. Best wishes.

Prof. Santishree D. Pandit

Vice Chancellor, JNU

Awesome and exceptional. The mission and vision are so aligned. It’s a pleasure to be here. Great learning experiences.

Prof. Abdul Mannan

Chairman, UGC, Bangladesh

Not only the University is extraordinary, so are the people, especially the Chancellor and his splendid team. I expect that we in Bangladesh will be able to work together in future.

Dr. Ranoj Pegu

Education Minister, Assam

I thank Mahbubul Hoque for building this beautiful university infrastructure here, near Guwahati. Indeed such a University and such an atmosphere is a model to learn, a model to be replicated. Recently, I visited the Khairun Nessa Begum Women’s College in Barak valley established by Mahbubul Hoque’s ERD Foundation and the emphasis on women’s education is appreciable and a matter of concern.

Shri Lahkmen Rymbui

Education Minister, Meghalaya

Proud to have an Institute of quality in our state. But in Education sector, there is no space or time to rest. It is an ongoing journey. Wishing all the stakeholders a wonderful journey

Prof. D. P. Agrawal

Chairman, UPSC

I am happy to learn that the USTM is working actively upon outcome based education. I appreciate that the Chairman of NAAC peer team has announced that USTM has the potential to be awarded A++ in the next cycle of NAAC inspection in 2026

Shri Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel Peace Laureate

I am very pleased to be with the students and faculties of the University especially the founder Chancellor for the service to higher education in North-East

Prof. Nani Gopal Mahanata

Academic Advisor, Govt. of Assam

I am greatly delighted to know that USTM is concentrating on the holistic development of students. The academic initiatives of the university and its state of the art infrastructure are highly commendable.

Prof. Talat Ahmad

Former VC, Jamia Millia Islamia

The environment and ambience is excellent, feel closer to the nature. I am sure this university will go a long way.

Anand Misra IPS

AIGP, Assam Police

Visiting USTM on Civil Services today is such an inspiration. USTM’s infrastructure, faculty, students, and the overall environ of the university have made me speechless. This is all beyond my expectations. USTM, being an A-Grade accredited university, seems an institution of excellence and great potential.

Hon’ble Justice Kalyan Rai Surana

Gauhati High Court

It is my pleasure to visit USTM. The dynamic leadership of this vibrant institution is really appreciable. I wish the University to become a world class university in the coming days.

Lt. Gen. Zameer Uddin Shah

Former VC, Aligarh Muslim University

I was very impressed by the academic and research activity being carried out at the University. It is amazing that so much of infrastructure has been created in a short period. This University has a bright future.

Shri Navin B. Chawla

Former Chief Election Commissioner, India

I am very much impressed by the university infrastructure, study ambiance and the enthusiasm of the students. I enjoyed the interactive session with the students of the USTM.