Capital College of Higher Education (CCHE), established in 2004, is affiliated to Nagaland University. The college is also recognized by the University Grants Commission(UGC) under Section 12(B) of the UGC Act of 1956.
The College is an arts college providing B.A (General and Honours). Besides, the college in collaboration with the All India Computer Saksharta Mission(AICSM) offers a six months course of Diploma in Computer Application (DCA). The college provides morning-shift; thus providing opportunity to employed (public or private sector) persons to be able to enroll for degree course and attend regular classes, as well as attend to their official duties after classes are over. It may also be noted that many people who become employed after passing Pre-University course or 10+2 find it impossible to enroll for Degree course because the class timing in most of the colleges are the same as that of their offices whether it is in the public or private sector. Hence, the opportunity that is made available can be considered as one of the positive developments in furthering higher education while at the same time keeping in mind the basic professional requirements that students need in pursuing a career. In the learning process, the college considers it to be imperative that the students excel in their quest for knowledge. In order to achieve this, the college provides an excellent environment for academic pursuit by imparting total quality education by well experienced and highly qualified teachers.

Location and Infrastructure

The college is situated in the heart of the Capital Town below the State Library, and within a walk-able distance from PHQ Junction, P.R.Hill. The environment of the college is congenial and is conducive for study in terms of immediate access to transportation, medical aid, communication, etc. The college is an acquire done. It belongs to a trustee member of the Governing Body. The building consists of 28 rooms for office, classrooms, common-room, library-room,Students Office, Cafeteria, etc. attached with lavatories and other necessary facilities.


The College being a morning shift college, classes start from 8.00 and are over by 1.30 pm. The college provides good class room infrastructure and teaching aids.

Seminar and Workshops

Apart from the general courses prescribed by the University, the college periodically offers special classes relating to personality developments and professional job-oriented courses. Seminary programmes on relevant topics are conducted in order to better acquaint the students with their study materials. These programmes are addressed by resource persons from different fields. Attending these special classes is deemed as compulsory for all the students.
Visiting Lecturers
Time to time, Lecturers and Professors from different institutions also extension lectures in different disciplines


The College Library is well equipped which can meet the requirement of the teachers as well as the students in acquiring necessary information in the concerned subjects/courses. The library is updated by regular inclusion of important publications on relevant topics/disciplines. Important newspapers, magazines and professional journals from reputed publishers/journals are subscribed. Borrowing facilities are also extended to students provided they are registered with the college library and produce library cards.


The college is also registered with the National Service Scheme and Red Ribbon Club(NSACS), and time to time undertakes HIV/AIDS sensitization programmes and social service activities. The students are expected to actively involve in such activities.


The college has a Students’ Council which had been formed so that the students have better opportunity of inter-college interaction as well as for addressing the immediate needs of the students.


The college provides hostels for girls with necessary facilities. Students willing to abide by the rules laid down for the hostel may obtain Hostel Admission form on Payment of Rs. 20 from the college office.