Assam Engineering College was established in 1955, the first undergrad uate engineering college in the northeastern India. It started with Civil Engineering discipline, and within a few years other departments came into existence. With a well spread out lush green campus, AEC has been the hub centre of many intellectual and extra-curricular activities in Assam for almost half a century. Placement We are pleased to inform that the College has lauched a placement portal for the benefit of employers and students Students can use this portal for making applications to employers hiring from the college, communicating with the placement office, participating in on-campus / off-campus recruitment drives of employers. Besides opportunities this portal has a knowledge center that includes a career guidance section, resume and interview preparation sections provided by the college for benefit of students. New articles on these subjects are posted on a regular basis. In addition students have access to career counselors, online quizzes and tests and a national level job vacancy database. Accommodation Assam Engineering College is a fully residential college and all the students are to stay in the campus. However, with due permission of the Principal, a student may stay outside the campus. The college has one of the most beautiful and scenic campuses that one can possibly hope to find in an Engineering College. The college has seven boyshostel, one girlshostel and one hostel for the post-graduate students.