Facilities

Library

The main objective is to make the Library the most efficient Learning Resource Center to contribute to the quality of higher education. The College has a well-stocked computerized library with a good collection of books, journals and magazines. It is managed and run by a competent Librarian. The reference section is open during College hours. The Library has adequate facilities for the purpose of reading by the students and teachers.

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Canteen

The College has a nice Canteen within the campus which offers many different types of delicacies. A lot of serious discussion also happens here on topics of serious interest..

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Hostel

The College provides Hostel facilities for boys and girls studying Degree Honors Courses only. There are limited seats available. For detailed information please contact the Principal and Warden of Synod College Boys and Girls Hostel.

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Gym

The College also provides Gym facilities that has all the necessary equipment for your fitness routine.

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NATIONAL CADET CORPS

Motto: The Motto of NCC is `Unity and Discipline`
The NCC in the College was started in the year 1977. Students can join either NCC or NSS while they are students in the College.
Aims

  • To Develop Character, Comradeship, Discipline, Leadership, Secular Outlook, Spirit of Adventure, and Ideals of Selfless Service amongst the Youth of the Country.
  • To Create a Human Resource of Organized, Trained and Motivated Youth, To Provide Leadership in all Walks of life and be Always Available for the Service of the Nation.
  • To Provide a Suitable Environment to Motivate the Youth to Take Up a Career in the Armed Forces.

NCC Officers

  • Shri T. Lynshiang, Assistant Professor,Department of Khasi ( Boys )
  • Smt. I. Mond, Assistant Professor, Department of Hindi ( Girls)

NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME

The Motto of NSS `Not Me But You`
Students can join either NCC or NSS while they are students in the College.
Objectives: The main objectives of National Service Scheme (NSS) are to :

  • Understand the community in which they work
  • understand themselves in relation to their community
  • identify the needs and problems of the community and involve them in problem-solving
  • develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility
  • utilise their knowledge in finding practical solutions to individual and community problems
  • develop competence required for group-living and sharing of responsibilities
  • gain skills in mobilising community participation
  • acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitudes
  • develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters and
  • practise national integration and social harmony

Programme Officers

  • A.P. Warjri, Associate Professor, Department of Geography
  • D.D. Nengnong, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography
  • Shri Mawrie, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics
  • I. Mond, Assistant Professor, Department of Hindi
Annual Report 2019 – 2020

Scholarship

The College offers the following awards and scholarships

  • Primrose Gatphoh Memorial Award- This is awarded annually to the student securing rank and highest overall marks in the entire institution
  • Thomas Memorial Jones Award- This is awarded annually to the student secruing rank and obtaining highest marks in languages (English and Khasi)
  • Dr. D. Wanswett Award - This is awarded annually to the student securing rank and obtaining highest marks in Science and BCA
  • Synod College Academic Excellence- This is awarded to the student securing first division and the highest marks in the respective department
  • Special Scholarship for meritorious students - This is given annually to students across all semesters who are currently enrolled in the college and who secure first division and the highest marks in their respective departments
  • Scholarship for the differently - This is a special annual scholarship handed to all the students in this category.
  • Synod College Achievers' Award - Instituted in 2022 to honour and recognize the achievements of members of the Synod College community, past and present, who have contributed notably to society in the field of literature, science, arts, music, sports, research, social work, pioneering activities, entrepreneurship and innovation, environment and the overall development and upliftment of the community. This award is jointly sponsored by the College and the Alumni Association
  • Student with Potential Award - Instituted in 2022, this award is given to highest scoring students of Certificate Courses to provide entrepreneurial support to deserving students students through micro start-up initiatives. This Award is either given in cash or in kind according to the need.
    • For Scholarships offered by the government or other agencies, information can be obtained from the scholarship office of the college. or from the scholarship portal of the Government of India.

    • Scholarship Portal

    YOUTH RED CROSS, SYNOD COLLEGE, SHILLONG

    Youth Red Cross, Synod College, Shillong was Inaugurated by Mr. River Wahlang, (Retired IFS) Vice Chairman, Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS) Meghalaya State Branch on the 12th September 2019 in the Conference Hall of the College in the presence of Mrs. Diana Kharshiing, General Secretary, IRCS, Meghalaya State Branch, Principal, Vice-Principal, Teachers and students.

    About IRCS
    The Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS) is a voluntary humanitarian organization established in 1920 with a network of over 1100 branches throughout the country, providing relief in disasters/emergencies and promoting the health and care of vulnerable people and communities. It is a leading member of the largest independent humanitarian organization in the world. The mission of the IRCS is to inspire, encourage and initiate at all times all forms of humanitarian activities so that human suffering can be minimized and even prevented and thus contribute to creating a more congenial climate for peace.

    Objectives
    • Blood Donation.
    • Train Community Volunteers in First Aid.
    • Response during disaster like earthquake, landslide etc.
    • Cooperate with State and District Authority in relief work.
    • Training of Youth for Social responsibility.
    • Organizing free Medical Health Camp.

    Programs Conducted
    • Participated in the Annual program organized by the Indian Red Cross Meghalaya State Branch on 12th March 2020 at Bharat Scouts and Guides headquarters.
    • Conducted an Awareness program in First Aid and Blood Donation on the 22nd September 2022 at Nongkhlaw. The Resource person was Smt. Amelia Swer, Vice Chairman (Estt, IRCS, Meghalaya State Branch).
    • Conducted an Awareness programme on First Aid and Blood Donation on the 22nd September 2022 at Kynrud village. The Resource person was Smt. Amelia Swer, Vice Chairman (Estt, IRCS, Meghalaya. State Branch). On the occasion we distributed 350 Hygine kits, 350 Blankets and 350 Household utensils sponsored the IRCS, Meghalaya State Branch.
    • Adoption of Kynrud Village and signing of Memorandom. of Understanding between Youth Red Cross, Society Synod College Jaiaw Lumdiengjri Shillong and Kynrud Village, Eastern West Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya on 22nd September 2022.
    • Participated in the World Red Cross Day held at the Raj Bhavan on the 8th May 2023.