The College is named after St John Bosco, popularly known as Don Bosco, the founder of the religious and educational order ‘Salesians of Don Bosco’. Don Bosco was born in 1815, in a poor family near Turin, Italy. By dint of hard work and heroic sacrifices he became a priest in 1841. He dedicated himself to the service of poor youth, offering them food, shelter and education.
The system of education that he envisioned
aims to create generations
of young men and women
The College has a set of spacious staff quarters comprising of eight family flats.
The campus, with its breath-taking view, impressive buildings, pleasing layout, green lawns and shady trees, creates a congenial environment for study and relaxation.
The Coat of Arms of the college contains the motto of the college, “In Pursuit of Excellence” and three distinct components – sun, eagle and mountains.
Don Bosco College, Tura, is an educational institution of the Catholic Church, belonging to the global Don Bosco Society and managed by the Salesians of the Don Bosco
Don Bosco College is located in a sylvan surrounding, against the background of the imposing Tura Peak, overlooking a vast expanse of hills, valleys, plains and rivers.
Vision & Mission
“Inspired by the benign and noble teachings of Lord Jesus Christ who declared, ‘I am the Way, the Truth and the Life‘, and guided by the educational philosophy of St. John Bosco, the College has the avowed vision of bringing holistic, quality higher education within the reach of all.”
“To provide an education that is participatory in nature, intellectually competent, multi-skill oriented, value based and socially committed, for the development of persons and enrichment of society.”
What has impressed me about Don Bosco College, Tura, as one of its most distinct features is its high visibility. As an outstanding academic institution of higher education in Garo Hills of Meghalaya, the college is committed to its motto “In Pursuit of Excellence”.