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.
Don Bosco Jayanti was observed in the college on 16 August 2016. The day marks the 201 years of the birth of Don Bosco — the patron of Don Bosco College and the Father and Friend of youth. The day was marked by unveiling the statue of Don Bosco and offering floral tributes, by conducting essay … Continue reading Don Bosco Jayanti was observed on 16th August
A group of students from Fu Jen Catholic University, Taipei, Taiwan, visited Don Bosco College Tura, as part of a cultural exposure and exchange programme. The group of 13 students was in Garo Hills, Meghalaya from July 6-9. In the college, they presented quiz, talk show and cultural dances to showcase the rich Taiwanese culture. … Continue reading Taiwanese Students Visit Don Bosco College
The College is holding an “Alumni Meet” of the past pupils on 27 August 2016 (Saturday) at 12.00 noon in the college premises. The Don Bosco Past Pupils Association is a worldwide network of all those who have had their education in any one of the Don Bosco institutions across the world. Eminent past pupils … Continue reading Alumni Meet
BoscoNet Coordinators from Northeast conducted a session on social responsibility and the role of college students on building an inclusive society through promotion of solidarity and sharing of resources on 10th August 2016. The program was conducted by Deep Gurung and Faster Donald Lyngdoh. The sessions attended by the final year students of Don Bosco … Continue reading BoscoNet Coordinators from Northeast conducted a session
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”.