The prized products of educational institutions are its alumni. The leading seat of higher education in the entire North East of India, Gauhati University is no exception. Over the years since its inception as the premier institution in this part of the country in 1948, Gauhati University has proudly conferred its degrees on thousands of young people who have gone on to scale stellar heights in careers of their choice. From doctors, engineers, teachers, scientists, researchers, corporate executives, defense personnel, to self-employed entrepreneurs within the country and abroad, Gauhati University alumni span the entire world. Many have scaled the heights of success and international fame. Many others have quietly succeeded in their endeavors without much publicity. Still others have left their positive mark on future generations and silently transformed social obligations for the betterment of our society, state and country
Gauhati University administration has decided to have an international wing of Gauhati University Alumni Association in the name and style of Gauhati University Overseas Alumni Association (GUOAA) to bring in its alumni across the globe under one umbrella in general and the U.K in particular.