St. Edmund's College (SEC), Shillong was made in 1924. The college has been authorize with "A" evaluation by NAAC. The college is one of the chief establishments of the North East of India and Meghalaya specifically. It has kept up its magnificence by consistently presenting new courses, redesigning its framework, attaining to the most astounding scholarly records and keeping up order of the understudies. St.Edmund's College is glad to have been the mold of a few prominent identities who have cut a name for themselves in the field of politics, academics, medicine, engineering, bureaucracy, and judiciary.
The Christian Brothers were invited to Shillong in 1915 and St.Edmunds College was began in 1916. It was, however, in 1923 that the College was ready to start Inter-Arts and Inter-Science classes, and affiliation to Calcutta University, for these courses was received in 1923. The first classes of the University section of St.Edmunds College opened in 1924. Bro.J E McCann was the first Principal of the College (he was also the Principal of the School at this time). Bro.I.OLeary was the first Principal of the College (separate from the School).
St.Edmunds College, Shillong, one of the premier institutions of the North East of India and Meghalaya in particular. Since 1924 till the present date, St. Edmunds College has maintained its excellence in academic records and discipline of the students. Accommodation: St. Edmunds College maintains two hostels for about one hundred boys. One of them is Brother O Leary Residence, also known as B.T. Hostel. The other is the Bro. Foley Residence, also known as the New Hostel.