The Arunachal University of Studies has been legislated by the Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh vide The Arunachal University of Studies Act, 2012 (No. 9 of 2012) as the First State University of Arunachal Pradesh under Self Sponsored category. Geographically, the University is the extreme North-Eastern University country. The University is also First University of India to witness the Sunrise every day. Since its enactment, the University has steadily progressed its way and has achieved remarkable success so far. At the beginning the University started its functioning in a building leased from Urban Development Department, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh. Subsequently, the university acquired land on National Highway, two miles from Namsai and constructed state of Art campus. Now Till date the University has already commenced Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture Sciences, Faculty of Commerce & Management, Faculty of Education, Special Education & Sports, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Faculty of Legal Studies, Faculty of Library and Information Sciences, Faculty of Science, Skill Development & Vocational Studies and University Industry Inter-Linkage Centre. The impact of University is visible in entire Arunachal Pradesh, especially in Eastern Arunachal Pradesh. The University has enrolled students from all the 20 Districts of the State and nearby location of Assam. The infrastructural development of Main University Campus was commenced in January 2015, immediately after acquiring land and formal foundation stone laying ceremony in the month of Nov 2014. The University has adopted latest Pre-Feb Technology for the construction work to attain fast pace of construction. The University has developed excellent infrastructure & facilities, and marked itself as the fastest growing institution of the North-East, gradually extending the facilities for all its stake holders; students, faculties and research workers.