MLCU welcomes the new batch

Shillong August 25: Martin Luther Christian University today officially welcomed its new batch of students for the Academic Year 2017- 2018 at the MLCU Orientation Programme held today at the Madan Mawarling Umpling, Dong Shaneng Shillong. A total of 558 new students have enrolled for the different courses in the different departments of the University.

Skits on Experiential Learning by the students of the Department of Social Work and on Evaluation and Policies by the Department of Management and Commerce Studies were presented during the Orientation with the aim to expose the new students to all the different aspects of the University.

Dr Glenn C Kharkongor while addressing the students said that MLCU is one of the friendliest University and therefore making it the happiest University. He added that students are the top most priority of University, and that the teaching and learning process is done in a very stress-free environment.

Ms Lititia A Suchiang, Academic Officer gave a brief presentation on Experiential Learning, and the different activities conducted by the departments as part of Experiential Learning.

Dr Iwamon WJ Laloo, Controller Evaluation and Examination gave a presentation on system of Evaluation in the University which is the Continuous Formative Evaluation that has been practiced in the University since its inception in 2006. She also added that MLCU prides itself on using different evaluating techniques depending on the students’ capabilities and hence helping each student to achieve their academic success.

Ms Ivyreen Warjri, Mission Director, State Resource Centre for Women, Meghalaya, who is an alumnus of the University spoke at length about her experiences in the University. She added that her choice to join MLCU was such a blessing to her life and that MLCU is one of the reason that she has been able to achieve such success in her life. She encouraged the students to utilise every opportunity that the University provides for them, because in the long run their time in University will be a one of the best times ever.

Ms B Rani, faculty and member of the University’s NSS unit gave a brief presentation on the National Service Scheme  and its function. She also informed that all MLCU students are part of the NSS and further added that proper registration for all new students will take place at the Department level

Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Ph: 0364-2535467/6009602012

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Registrar: 9862035368
Deputy Registrar: 9862853164
Dean, Academics: 9615137874
Dean, Research: 8974599017