Government Zawlnuam College is the only institution of higher education in the North West corner of Mizoram bordering Tripura and Assam. Located in the tranquil area surrounded by lush green landscape, the College was established in the year 1986. A place far distant from the state capital Aizawl, the founder of this college felt the necessity of an institution of higher education in this part of the state. Since then, this institution has remained a centre of quality learning and academic exchange and already gained a reputation of academic excellence by gaining higher positions in academic matters among the colleges of Mizoram. The motto of the college is "Ever Progressing".


The vision of the college is to educate, enable and empower young minds and brains, emphasizing the need towards a sustainable developed life in Mizoram, the neighbouring states and the whole nation.


The mission of the college is to steer the higher education not only to lead towards the pragmatic goal of employment, but also to build a life of a mind, sensitize and orient the students in the quest for a better life along with service to the society, state and the whole nation. The college endeavour to nurture confident and responsible citizens who will uphold the ethos enshrined in the motto of "Ever Progressing".

Name and Address of Institution
Government Zawlnuam College.
PO - Zawlnuam; Mizoram, 796471
Date of Establishment
January 14, 1986
Date of ProvincialisationOctober 11, 2007
Nam of Affiliating UnversityMizoram University
Date of University Permanent Affiliation of the College and SubjectJuly 14, 2010
Date of UGC Recognition under Section 2(f) and 12(b)May 13, 2011
Campus Area25 Hectares
Village Council Pass Number27 of 1988 date January 15, 1988
NAAC AccreditedSeptember 16, 2016
Numbers of Teaching Faculty21
Numbers of Non-Teaching Faculty9
Numbers of Departments (Course offered)6 Departments (UG Arts - English, Mizo, Education, History, Economics and Political Science