Steadfast Unto the End

About Ri Bhoi College

Ri Bhoi College, recognized by the University Grants Commission under section 2(f) and 12B, University Grants Commission Act of 1956 is one of the higher educational institutions situated in the heart of Nongpoh, the headquarter of Ri-Bhoi district, Meghalaya. It was established in the year 1984 and offers undergraduate courses in both the Arts and Commerce streams. Over the years, the college has been making great contributions to the academic needs of the student community of the district by playing a vital role in the overall development of education.

Principal's message


I am indeed very happy that Ri Bhoi College has completed more than Thirty Years of dedicated service to the cause of higher education in Ri Bhoi District giving prime concern to the needs of the disadvantaged and differently abled students. This has been made possible because of the resolute faith and self-sacrifice of the visionaries, Dr D.D.Lapang, Shri R.R.K.Makdoh, Shri J.D. Rymbai and (L) Smti Belsimai Syiem who pioneered and have given their contribution for the growth of this institution.

I appreciate the endeavours of my predecessors, (L) Shri R.I. Masharing, Shri H.C.Bathew and Shri. S.S.R. Bamon which have yielded results in many areas. The College has grown over the years certainly not without ups and downs.

I assumed office as the Principal of Ri Bhoi College in 2023. On taking up the position, I comprehended that there are a number of important goals to pursue and to strive persistently to create the necessary conditions to ensure quality higher education. I appreciate read more

E.C Benny, In-Charge Principal