Bosco Institute is a Don Bosco Institution, following the educational philosophy and approach of Don Bosco, renowned educator of youth. Established in 2008, it caters to the higher education needs of the region, especially in the human service and social development sectors. The Institute is the first to offer Master in Social Work (MSW) course under Dibrugarh University from 2008.
The Institute aims at grooming young people into confident, competent and passionate harbingers of positive change at the individual, community and at the larger societal levels. It is achieved through an educative process which focuses on the transformation of the person through a combination of inputs, personalized interactions and guided engagement with and reflection upon existential realities.
The institute’s motto “INSPIRE, INNOVATE, INVOLVE”, informs and invigorates all spheres of its educational and intervention programmes. It invites all who are associated with the Institute to a deep, consistent and creative engagement with the self and the society.
Beyond Academics – BI, a Youth Space! BI goes beyond being an academic institution to being a youth space, where young people are able to explore themselves and the world they live in and find the connection. In keeping with the Don Bosco tradition we create an environment that is welcoming, growth stimulating and home-like for the young people who decide make BI their home for the 2 years of their studies and feel so for the rest of their life. We create the space and the opportunity for them to build on their strengths, deal with their fears, help heal the emotional and psychological wounds that stifle some of them, discover their passion, build their dreams and articulate their aspirations and support in their exploratory ventures.
We do not aim at finished products; we aim at growing, learning and dynamic young social change leaders.