Welcome to SACSAA

St Anthony’s College, Shillong, Alumni Association

Profile of St. Anthony’s College

St. Anthony’s College, Shillong, is an educational institution belonging to and managed by the Salesians of Don Bosco. It is a government-aided, multi-disciplinary (Arts, Commerce, Business Administration, Performing Arts and Science), co-educational degree college affiliated to North Eastern Hill University.

It was first accredited by NAAC in September 2000 with the highest grade of FIVE STARS. In 2008 the college was re-accreditaed with 'A' Grade (3.6/4 CGPA=90%) with the highest grade in the east and north East. The College was also selected as a College with Potential for Excellence (CPE) by UGC. The college has completed its fourth cycle of accreditation and was graded with B++ in 2022.

The Salesians of Don Bosco, an International Society founded by St John Bosco (1815-1888) in Italy, has more than 17,000 members who are known as Salesians of Don Bosco. They are in present more than 134 countries, and specialize in education and social service institutions for youth. Founded in 1934, St Anthony’s College has the distinction being the first institution of higher learning established by the Salesians world-wide.

Guided by the religious and educational philosophy of St John Bosco, St. Anthony’s College was founded with the avowed mission of “bringing college education within reach of the common man and woman” and has been in the vanguard of higher education in Northeast India. True to its motto, “Ever More and Better Ever”, St. Anthony’s College has striven since its inception to turn the youth of Northeast India into leaders of the society -- politicians, bureaucrats, scientists, doctors, judges, lawyers, engineers, and so on. An average, about 1200+ students graduate each year from the college. It its over 90 years of its existence, St Anthony’s College has provided education for about thousands of young women and men. They are the Alumni of St Anthony’s College

St Anthony’s College believes in life-oriented and value-based teaching, and nurtures a culture of solidarity. The College has the vision of moulding intellectually competent, morally upright, socially committed and spiritually inspired persons capable of building a more human social order within the context of the nation’s plurality of religions and diversity of cultures. The Alumni of St Anthony’s College bear testimony to this endeavour, they live true to the motto of the unit as Make a Difference.

About Us

The St. Anthony’s College, Shillong Alumni Association (SACSAA), was started in 2005. The aim of the association is to keep in touch with our Alma Mater, and our friends and colleagues whom we met in the days at Anthony’s. The aim of the association is to give back to the college and the society at large some of the precious gifts we have received from it. The motto of the association is: Make a Difference.


The Association is known as “Association of the Past Pupils of Don Bosco, SACSAA (St. Anthony’s College, Shillong Alumni Association) Unit.

  1. Members of the Association are persons who have attended St. Anthony’s College, Shillong and thus received a preparation for life based on the principles of Don Bosco’s educational system, commonly known as the Preventive System.
  2. The education received creates in them bonds of filial loyalty and gratitude and a readiness to witness to the values of Don Bosco’s educational system as well as a capacity for service.
  3. The Past Pupils are inspired by gratitude to participate in Don Bosco’s Mission and educational project in the world, in ways that are consonant with their state in life.
  4. To take part in the Association of Past Pupils of don Bosco, a Past Pupil has to register himself/herself in the unit and accept to abide by the rules and regulations of the Association of the past Pupils of Don Bosco in India.

Art. 2: THE UNIT

  1. The unit of the Past Pupils of Don Bosco, SACSAA unit, is made up of Past Pupils who, aware of the commitments contained in the Statutes and Regulations of the Association of Past Pupils of Don Bosco, at Unit, Province, National and World levels, have voluntarily organized themselves into an association attached to St. Anthony’s College, Shillong which is a Don Bosco Institution.

Farewell Programme for Final Semester Students (UG & PG)


The St. Anthonys College Alumni Association (SACSAA) organises Farewell Programme for Final Semester Students (UG & PG) and Thanksgiving for Br. A.L.Dkhar at the College Auditorium at 2PM



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Farewell Programme for Final Semester Students (UG & PG)

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Our Office Bearers

Deep Gurung
Kesterly Syiemiong
Senior Vice President
Vancouver Shullai
Bankerlang Sohtun
Junior Vice President
Fr. Joby Joseph SDB