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.