Established in 1985, Arunachal University, is located on Rono Hills, a picturesque tableland overlooking the Nirjuli Valley, on the outskirts of Doimukh, 50 km from Itanagar
. This is a small but fast-developing university with less than 10 affiliated colleges and six focal areas including Commerce, Education, English, Hindi
, History, and Political Science. This UGC (University Grants Commission)-recognized university also caters to the higher education needs of the neighboring areas of Assam
The nearest railway station is at Harmoti, Assam.