Assam Don Bosco University, located at Guwahati, the gateway to North East India, has three campuses. Tapesia Campus, nestled in the serene Tapesia Gardens, off National Highway 37, is spread over 500 acres of undulating hills. The state-of-the-art campus that is being developed as an uplifting confluence of natural beauty and architectural excellence will be the main campus of the university. Azara Campus, off the Airport Road, is the campus of Don Bosco College of Engineering and Technology (DBCET) and Don Bosco Institute of Social Sciences (DBISS). Kharguli Campus, situated in the Ramsai Hills, on the majestic Brahmaputra, is an architectural marvel and houses the Don Bosco Institute of Management (DBIM).
Well-equipped classrooms (with LCD projectors and audio systems), workshops, laboratories, canteens, coffee shops and auditoriums contribute to the creation of a comfortable and memorable learning experience. ‘DBCET Book Cafe’ provides text books (used and new), reference books, buy back and rental facilities, and a corner for quiet browsing through a variety of relevant titles. All reprographic and printing facilities as well as binding and laminating are taken care of at the printing corner.
Well-stocked, spacious and computerized libraries beckon the students to scholarship and research. The university is a member of INDEST-AICTE consortium for international e-resource sharing.
The University provides its students with state of the art, tastefully furnished computer labs, with over 500 computers networked under Linux; computing centres with Internet enabled computers to serve the day-to-day computing needs of students; two language labs equipped with student consoles and language lab software and digitized audio and video material to develop interactive language skills. Broadband access with static IP addresses takes care of internet browsing requirements. The campuses are wi-fi enabled. Legal Microsoft software is available to the staff and students under MSDN Academic Alliance.
High Speed Internet Connectivity and Link to National Knowledge Network (NKN)
Don Bosco University enjoys a high speed 1Gbps internet bandwidth access accorded to universities coming under the NKN network. This massive bandwidth links the university to the NKN network of institutions, providing access to a large number of libraries, on-line lectures, archived lectures of various IITs, virtual classrooms and many more facilities available under NKN.
An ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) implementation has ensured that all processes within the university are computerised and information readily accessible to authorised users (administrators, faculty, students and parents). Right from the application stage up to the time one leaves the university, one can monitor one’s progress and access one’s records from the ERP system.
The University has set up an ‘Enterprise Incubation Centre’ that will benefit the students of the university as well as the general public, with the active involvement of iCreate India (a PanIIT initiative), industrial houses and venture capital funding agencies, The Centre will provide an enabling atmosphere to the would-be entrepreneur to realize his/her dreams through a variety of handholding activities.